CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Maury Chaykin, Jerry Van Dyke, Norman Lear, Maureen McGovern.

Happy Birthday: Don’t get caught up in what other people want you to contribute to this year. Focus on what will benefit you the most. Once you are on the right track, nothing will surpass you. Follow your instincts and don’t stop until you reach your goal.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): You can make changes that will lead to a more interesting future just by getting involved in something that interests you. Your philosophies are leaning more toward the creative, enabling you to put some of your concepts into play.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Not everyone will be straight up with you concerning money or contracts. Read between the lines and don’t just trust what someone tells you or offers you.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Don’t let anyone pressure you into making a long-term decision if you aren’t ready. Be careful how you deal with partners. Your actions will be taken seriously.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): It’s time to do something that you enjoy doing. Once you look at the possibilities you will feel more confident making a move. Liking what you do is half the battle, so don’t settle.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You will be sitting in a pretty good position today. You can make changes that will make you feel good about yourself. Love is evident, so don’t waste time.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Things may not be clear today at an emotional level. Don’t take anything or anyone for granted; be careful not to let anyone take advantage of you, either.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Organize your day so that you are in touch with people who stimulate your mind. You will pick up wonderful information that will lead to an interesting new project. Travel if you can.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Focus on working at something that will allow you to use your full potential and will pay you what you are worth. Follow your dreams and you will find yourself traveling down a path to success.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Watch what you say to whom today. Someone you work with will take advantage of you. You will feel emotionally sensitive to the comments made by others.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Keep things to yourself today. Your ideas and concepts are too good to let someone else claim them. Work diligently behind the scenes.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Helping others will lead to a beneficial position. A demonstration will grab your interest and put you in a position positive for your future.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Work-related matters may be complicated by someone determined to get ahead at your expense. Cover your back. This isn’t the day to let anyone take over your work.

Birthday Baby: You will never back down or give up if you really want to do or have something. You will challenge anyone who tries to compete with you. You do well in the spotlight because you are charming and hard to resist.

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