CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Gloria Estefan, 49; Dr. Phil McGraw, 56; Barry Gibb, 60; Lily Tomlin, 67.

Happy Birthday: Don’t wait for others to make the first move. Be assertive but smart by taking what you want but not going overboard. This year, you will tend to overdo so avoid saying yes too often. Set a budget and organize your time reasonably to avoid stress.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Finish up whatever needs to be done and get ready to have some fun. You should travel, communicate and enjoy the company of people from different lifestyles. A love relationship is looking very good.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): It’s all about what you accomplish not who you are or how you feel about someone else. Your performance is what will count at the end of the day. Do your best to outshine anyone who challenges you.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Be very careful how you deal with others. You may offend someone if you are too outspoken about how you feel. Emotional matters will be more of an issue than you realize. Don’t be fooled by someone who has ulterior motives.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): An unusual set of circumstances will arise but will be to your benefit. A change at work or within your group will allow you to take advantage of an opportunity you’ve been waiting for. Your past experience and excellent memory will help.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Everyone will want to hang out with you, putting you in an excellent position to get your way and maintain the spotlight. Your only concern will be impulsive spending habits. Put your credit cards in a safe place.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You will have to count on your own efforts. Someone will stand in your way or try to slow you down. Emotional matters may not be welcome but, the sooner you deal with them, the sooner you can get on with your own life.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Get involved in something about which you feel strongly and you will meet new people and make new friends. An opportunity to travel will leave you with lots of options. An adventure will lead to love and romance.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Don’t believe everything you hear. You must decide what changes must be implemented or rejected. You have to stick to what’s best for you, regardless of what others do.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You’ll be torn between the right thing to do and what you want to do. Think twice before you put yourself in an awkward situation. It’s time to be honest with yourself and to admit that you may have made a mistake.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): If you play your cards right, you will see financial gains. Don’t let a spendthrift cause you discomfort. Say no to anyone wanting to spend your money or take advantage of your success. A change of friends may be necessary.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Take a look at the choices you’ve made in the past and be sure to learn from your mistakes. An important decision will affect your current relationships. Ask for advice from someone you trust if you aren’t sure what to do.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): If you are quiet and observant, you will be able to stay in control. Changes will have to be implemented to get what you want. A partnership may be on the line. If it’s necessary to move on, do so and don’t look back.

Birthday Baby: You are in control, precise and well organized. You don’t put up with much and you know how to get what you want. You are a strong and competitive contender.

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