Born today, you are likely to win the hearts of many admirers in your lifetime -- and not by accident! You are determined to make of yourself the kind of person who is worthy of admiration, and you will always consider yourself a work in progress in this regard. You will never stop evolving, growing and improving yourself. Once you enjoy that first lucky break and begin traveling down the road to professional success, you're not likely to let up. You are driven, ambitious and always on the lookout for that next golden opportunity -- which, of course, you will want to take full advantage of as soon as you see it. You don't do anything in a hasty manner, however; you always wait for the right moment.
You are not happy with doing things that go unnoticed; you want your work to be recognized for being high quality and lasting. You also want to have an impact on the world around you. In that way, you can be remembered for positive contributions to the world at large. You love to be involved.
Also born on this date are: Bill Cosby, comedian, producer and actor; Topher Grace, actor; Michelle Rodriguez, actress; Richard Simmons, fitness expert; Cheryl Ladd, actress; Erik Per Sullivan, actor; Kristi Yamaguchi, Olympic figure skater; Christine McVie, musician and singer; Milton Berle, actor and comic; Henry David Thoreau, author; Oscar Hammerstein II, lyricist; Andrew Wyeth, painter; Van Cliburn, musician; Louis B. Mayer, producer.
To see what is in store for you tomorrow, find your birthday and read the corresponding paragraph. Let your birthday star be your daily guide.
MONDAY, JULY 13
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Don't restrict yourself with random rules that you make up for yourself "just because." Keep your primary goal firmly in mind.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- You can use the element of surprise to your advantage, provided you set things up correctly and avoid any side trips.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- You may be warned of a coming complication, but you're determined to move forward undaunted. You have a way of protecting yourself.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- See if you can find that hidden path that others have been talking about. Do, and your ultimate destination may very well change.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- In your attempts to find a shortcut, you may discover a whole new way of doing something that is more effective than any other method.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- You may feel certain that you're on the right path, yet someone else seems to be making progress more quickly.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) -- How you get where you are going is just as important -- if not more so -- than the speed at which you travel. Style counts for much.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) -- You mustn't let anyone talk you out of doing things your way -- especially when it's a method you've wanted to try for some time.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) -- You're halfway there, and things are looking quite favorable no matter how you view them. Now is no time to slow down.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Traveling in a straight line is much better for you than any circuitous route you may consider taking. Don't overcomplicate things.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) -- You may be surprised to learn that while your wheels are turning, you are actually standing still. What are you waiting for?
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) -- The harder you look at a given problem, the more you will see of it -- and the more you will discover about yourself.