CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Nelson Piquet Jr., 30; James Lafferty, 30; Matt LeBlanc, 48; Illeana Douglas, 50.
Birthday Baby: You are smart, adaptable and goal-oriented. You are energetic and eccentric.
Happy Birthday: Put greater emphasis on your profession as well as your status and reputation. Don't expect to be able to please the ones you live with or those who are dependent on you. You can't help others unless you strive to take care of yourself first. A change in vocation or the way you bring in cash should take top priority. Your numbers are 4, 11, 20, 26, 33, 41, 48.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Don't let anyone else handle your financial or personal affairs. Take control of your life and you can make things happen. Your quick mind and adaptable way of approaching problems will help you reach your destination. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Don't give in to a bad mood brought on by insignificant banter. Believe in yourself and refuse to let anyone take your confidence or your dignity away from you. Outsmart others rather than engage them in a personal battle. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Live and learn. You will attract new friendships, but at the same time you will make someone close to you feel insecure or jealous. Do your best to maintain a balance between old and new in order to avoid a misunderstanding or rift. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Don't stop short of reaching your goal. Put everything you've got into the end result and you will be proud of your accomplishments. Romance is in the stars, and celebrating your victory will enhance your personal life. 5 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You will face emotional pressure from friends and family, but when it comes to making the right decisions for yourself, don't be swayed by what others want. Do a little soul-searching and you will find the answers. 2 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Travel will lead to meeting new people and inspiration for future projects. An emotional connection will help you open up to the dreams you have repressed in the past. It's time to put your own needs first. 4 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Check out the want ads and online job postings. Apply for any position that interests you, even if it means relocation. The more proactive you are regarding something you are working toward, the better. Don't back down or procrastinate. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Let your actions speak for you and you will spare yourself a lot of grief. Getting involved in a no-win debate is a waste of time and energy. An unusual turn of events will change the way you live. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Don't share your personal secrets. Someone will be all too willing to spread rumors or talk behind your back. Show your strength and courage by living up to the expectations you set for yourself, not showing off to impress others. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Show more discipline and compassion when it comes to helping others or getting involved in a cause that you believe is worthwhile. Do your best to make a difference in your community and the rewards will be valuable. 4 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Keep your emotions under control, especially when dealing with friends, relatives and neighbors. You will get your way if you are empathetic to others' opinions and innovative enough to find solutions that suit everyone. Take the path filled with integrity, honor and fair play. 2 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Learn, travel and hone your skills. The people you meet and the dedication you show as you move forward will entitle you to an opportunity that you cannot turn down. Be ready to put everything you've got into finishing what you start. 5 stars