CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Aubrey Anderson-Emmons, 15; Ashley Park, 31; Paul Giamatti, 55; Robert Englund, 75.
Happy Birthday: High energy and added discipline will set you on the right path this year. Don’t hold back when picking up the pace and staying focused on what’s important to you will take you where you want to go. Keep your distance from meddlers and those offering unreasonable ideas. Take ownership of what you want to pursue, and don’t look back. Your numbers are 9, 16, 22, 25, 33, 37, 40.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Put muscle and enthusiasm behind whatever you decide to do next. Building momentum will make a good impression on someone keeping tabs on what you do. Professionalism will help you gain respect and advance your career. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Listen to reason. Put a strategy in place before you initiate a move. Consider alternatives and consequences, and you’ll come up with a plan that works for you and your budget. Don’t let spontaneity be your downfall. Plan your actions thoroughly. 5 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Strive to do your best, and you’ll gain respect and the edge you need to get ahead. Your experience and knowledge will help you sort through any tough decisions and prompt you to get things done on time. 2 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Initiate changes that make you feel good, look good and allow you to use your skills to your benefit. An emotional realization will lead to discussions and plans that will shape your life for years to come. Live, love and laugh. 4 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Avoid a trap. Expect someone to make last-minute changes that disrupt your plans or mislead you by withholding the information required to make a good decision. Bide your time, tread carefully and stick to what you know you can handle alone. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Set your sights on what’s essential and forge ahead. Take a unique path, and let your imagination lead the way. The ideas you come up with will be well-received and put to good use. Self-improvement is favored. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Speed up the process, and put whatever is hanging over your head to rest. Take the liberty to use your spare time to relax and enjoy taking care of your needs. Learn as much as you can about something that piques your interest. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Keep an open mind. If you are cynical, you’ll waste time and accomplish little. You may not agree with everything you hear, but a positive attitude will help you use the information you receive beneficially. Romance is on the rise. 4 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Your instincts won’t let you down if you follow through. Trust carefully, verify everything and agree to do what fits into your schedule. Time spent fixing up your space will lift your spirits and encourage you to put the past behind you. 2 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Use only what’s necessary. Taking a minimalist approach to what you do and how you do it will ensure you stay on budget. Don’t let anyone take advantage of your skills or time. Self-improvement will fetch compliments. 5 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Keep your thoughts to yourself. Emotional situations will escalate quickly, causing problems between you and a friend, relative or peer if you let someone draw you into a discussion you aren’t ready to have. Bide your time and be observant. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): By letting your mind wander, you’ll come up with a plan that will help you get ahead. Rearrange your time to fit in with what’s important to you. Use ingenuity to entice someone into doing something that can make your life easier. 3 stars
Birthday Baby: You are helpful, determined and ambitious. You are resourceful and patient.
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.
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