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CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Kimberly J. Brown, 34; Maggie Gyllenhaal, 41; Martha Plimpton, 48; Marg Helgenberger, 60.
Birthday Baby: You are creative, talkative and persuasive. You are engaging and motivated.
Happy Birthday: Build a strong base. How you handle the people you live with will make a difference to how well you do this year. If you are helpful and show interest in what others do, you will gain the respect and response you need to reach your goals. Stick to the truth to avoid having someone fact-check you. Your numbers are 2, 13, 17, 24, 37, 43, 49.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Don't fear change. Look at the possibilities and put your skills and talents to work. Trust in your instincts and ability to get things done and head in the path of least resistance. Set a goal and sprint. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Consider what will help you get what you want, and concentrate on that achievement. You'll be acknowledged by your peers and praised by higher-ups. Be humble and gracious; much more will come your way. Positive change is heading your way. 4 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Stick to the truth and dig deep to get to the bottom of situations involving other people. Someone you work with may have a hidden agenda. Be careful how much information you share with anyone who may try to compete with you. 2 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Express your thoughts and feelings, and you'll surprise others with your insight and ideas. Take the initiative and do your best to make your dreams come true. An unusual opportunity should be looked at carefully before you proceed. 5 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Talk is cheap. When sharing information, ask questions and take notes. It's important to have something to back you up if someone decides to renege or back out of a verbal agreement. Personal improvements at home and at work are doable. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Get out and explore. New experiences will give you something to think about. A chance to try something unique will make you question your current personal situation. Someone close to you may withhold his or her feelings. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Think matters through. Don't take someone's word for it. Do your fact-checking and make changes based on your findings. A personal change will turn out to be beneficial, so don't fight it. Romance is on the rise. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Stick close to home and nurture the relationships that matter to you. Overreacting won't help, but digging in and doing your part will. The truth will be necessary. Offer peace and love, and avoid arguments and isolation. 5 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Trust only in what you know. Someone will use emotional tactics to manipulate a situation. Getting into an argument will only make matters worse. A physical outlet will do you good and help you stay in shape. 2 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Go over what you have accomplished and consider what you've enjoyed doing most. You'll come up with a plan that will help you put your strengths as well as your desires to good use. A positive change can be made. 4 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Go over your personal documentation, contracts and medical records to ensure everything is in order. Be leery of anyone who brags or makes statements that are broad or vague. Take time to enjoy. Update your look and plan something romantic. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Don't feel you have to say something that you don't mean in order to avoid conflict. It's better to remain silent than to offer a false impression. Do what you can, but don't meddle in other people's affairs. Emotions will be elevated. 3 stars