CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Lalaine, 19; Billy Slaughter, 26; Deniece Williams, 56; Suzi Quatro, 56.

Happy Birthday: Self-doubt will be your demise so stop the negative thinking. You will have a high level of creative intelligence this year and, if you put it to good use, you will discover many ways to better your life. This is not a year of defeat but one of building and growth.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Take care of your own needs before you offer your time to someone else. A little rest and relaxation will help you get back on track. Start a new diet or get involved in something that will improve your health, well being and your looks.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Don’t worry about any adversity you face. Today you should be out having fun with friends, your lover or those people in your life about whom you care the most. It’s all about what you do to make your quality of life better.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Not everyone will be thinking along the same lines as you. Be careful how you approach others. Compliments will go a long way but criticism will not. Mean what you say and do what you promise.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Make the first move and get in touch with someone who has been on your mind. Trust in your own abilities and don’t be afraid to brag a bit if it will help you achieve what you want. Someone will be waiting to see if you will stand by your word.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Protect yourself, especially if you are involved in a love relationship that isn’t going too well right now. You may have to make concessions to smooth things over. Someone you have helped in the past will let you down. Refrain from overreacting.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Love and romance should highlight your day. You will have a great outlook and a wonderful way of convincing others to do or see things your way. A change in your personal life will be beneficial.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): There is a lot going on behind the scenes and it will be important for you to seek out what’s going on. You will have to do whatever is required to keep the peace. A sudden change in plans may lead you in an entirely different direction.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Uncertainties that you are feeling may stop you from making an important decision. Rely on the people you have always been able to trust in the past. A partnership can now climb to new levels.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): An investment looks promising but don’t get involved in joint ventures, especially with friends or family members. Don’t spend more than you can afford. A little can go a long way.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Home renovations, redecorating or just simply fixing up the yard will all give you a sense of accomplishment. Real estate deals look promising. Solid investments will add to your security in the future.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Don’t just think about what you should be doing – make it happen. Be honest with yourself about your future plans if you want get somewhere. A move will be in your best interest or a change to your current living arrangements.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You will make sudden changes if you believe everything you are told today. Someone may be trying to disrupt your personal life and you must have greater faith in yourself and your relationships. Don’t let anyone interfere in your private affairs.

Birthday Baby: You are imaginative, expressive, entertaining and sensitive. You have a strong intuition and a desire to be unique.

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