1 star: Avoid conflicts; work behind the scenes. 2 stars: You can accomplish, but don't rely on others. 3 stars: Focus and you'll reach your goals. 4 stars: Aim high; start new projects. 5 stars: Nothing can stop you; go for gold.
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Max Joseph, 40; Richard T. Jones, 50; Debbie Allen, 72; John Carpenter, 74.
Birthday Baby: You are generous, loving and pioneering. You are dynamic and assertive.
Happy Birthday: Evaluate your life and what you aspire to accomplish, and implement the changes that will encourage you to tweak or remove whatever is standing between you and the happiness you deserve. Embrace what is available that brings you joy, and surround yourself with the people who bring out the best in you. Put yourself and those you love first. Your numbers are 9, 15, 24, 26, 31, 38, 43.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Don't give up when you should get going. Channel your energy into something substantial that will help you get results that encourage a positive lifestyle change. Be innovative, use your intelligence and call on people who can contribute to your success. 2 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Begin a quest for knowledge and enlightenment. A routine that offers proper diet, exercise and rest will impact the way you perform in all aspects of your life. A romantic gesture will bring you closer to someone you love. 4 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Rethink your lifestyle and how you earn your living. Consider using your skills and knowledge differently. Dedicate more time to something you enjoy doing, and you'll find a way to incorporate what you love to do into how you earn your living. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): It's OK to be different. Explore the possibilities, and give whatever you pursue a unique twist that separates you from the competition. You have plenty to gain if you let your imagination lead the way and your passion shine through. Romance is featured. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Changes without approval will backfire. If you want to get something done, be upfront with the people affected by the choices you make. Honesty and integrity, along with a well-thought-out plan, will encourage others to support your efforts. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Relax and enjoy what life has to offer. Connect with people who share your interests. Attend a social event or reunion. Update your image, and express your feelings. A lifestyle change will give you hope for a brighter future. 4 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Just be nice. Nothing else is required. Think about how your words impact others, and try to make others feel good. The more you give, the more you will receive. A positive attitude will make it easier to meet others halfway. 2 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): A friend or relative will have an impact on you. Take a trip if it will help you clear up a matter that's causing stress or concern. Face-to-face discussions will help you recognize whether someone is being honest with you. 5 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Let experience guide you. Read contracts thoroughly, and make changes that put your mind at ease. Reach out to someone who needs help or who can offer you sound advice. Don't act if you are not prepared to deal with the consequences. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Take the high road, follow your dreams and surround yourself with people who make you smile. A change at home or to the way you present yourself will lift your spirits and point you in a new direction. Romance is encouraged. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Take a close look at events, activities and invitations before you accept. Hidden costs can turn a good time into a stressful situation. Verify information before you agree to participate. Someone you least expect will mislead you. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Change your surroundings to create a peaceful atmosphere. Keeping a healthy mental state will encourage you to stretch your ability to get things done and try something new. Your progress is up to you. Romance is on the rise. 5 stars