Celebrities born on this day: Saoirse Ronan, 24; Claire Danes, 39; David Letterman, 71; Ed O’Neill, 72.
Happy birthday: Keep secrets. Gossiping or meddling of any kind will come back to haunt you. Run a tight ship and keep a clean slate in all your dealings to avoid being put in a precarious position. Think matters through to the end before you take action. Focus on personal growth and being the best you can be. Your numbers are 8, 15, 22, 29, 34, 43, 48.
Aries (March 21-April 19): Your actions will count. Follow through with your promises. Do your best to keep the peace and to avoid making assumptions without having all the facts. Observation will help you avoid mistakes and encourage greater insight into emotional situations. ★★★
Taurus (April 20-May 20): Explore new interests or bring an old dream or pastime back to life. Engage in creative endeavors that give you the freedom to push your skills and talents to the limit. Love and romance are highlighted and short trips encouraged. ★★★★
Gemini (May 21-June 20): A steady pace and being honest about what you can accomplish will help you reach the goals you set. Don’t feel you have to put someone else’s needs before your own. Good fortune will come from doing what’s best for you. ★★
Cancer (June 21-July 22): You can solve any differences you have with someone if you are patient and willing to listen to complaints as well as suggestions. Working with instead of against someone will lead to common ground. Romance is encouraged. ★★★★★
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22): Take a good look around you and consider what you can do to make your life more comfortable. Personal changes to your living quarters or a physical update to the way you look will lift your spirits. ★★★
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Concentrate on doing something creative or unique compared to anything you have experienced in the past. Short trips in pursuit of information that can help divert you from stressful situations will result in peace of mind and an unexpected solution. ★★★
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Look for alternative ways to get the most out of your life. Save more, indulge less and concentrate on maintaining good health through proper diet and exercise. You are only as good as the rules, habits and goals you set moving forward. ★★★
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Share your intentions, and you will find out exactly where you stand and what you need to do in order to reach your goal. If you don’t ask for what you want, you will stifle your ability to bring about positive change. ★★★★★
Sagittarius (Nov. 22Dec. 21): Emotional manipulation on your part or on the part of someone else will lead to disaster. Dismiss anyone who gives you an ultimatum or is offering information that doesn’t sound legitimate. Look inward for truth and solutions. ★★
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Look for new opportunities that will give you the chance to use your skills in a unique and interesting manner. A change in the way you earn your living, to your popularity or to your reputation is apparent. Romance is highlighted. ★★★★
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You’ll be tempted to make changes to your current direction or friendships with people you’ve known a long time. Reverting back to old habits will not turn out to be as progressive as you hoped and will lead to challenges you didn’t expect. ★★★
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20): Let your emotions out, and share your thoughts, feelings and intentions. You can make headway if you are honest about what you want. Personal changes will lead to greater opportunity and selfsatisfaction. Romance is in the stars. ★★★
Birthday baby: You are sensitive, spontaneous and original. You are caring and cautious.