CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Lauryn Hill, 35; Anne Heche, 41; Mike Myers, 47; Leslie Uggams, 67.

Happy Birthday: Put effort into your professional advancement. Don’t take on a responsibility that will eat up your time, leaving little chance for you to follow your dreams. Keep things simple with strategy, organization and precision. Don’t let a sudden change disrupt your plans, especially when dealing with home improvement or family time. 

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Stop worrying about what has already taken place and prepare to put an end to the negativity. Letting matters escalate now will lead to a situation that cannot be reversed. Pleasing everyone will not be easy but can be done if you are willing to compromise. 

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Go after your personal and professional goals. Business prospects are favorable, so stay focused. You don’t have to share your recipe for success; being mysterious will attract more interest. 

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Enhance your appearance or check out someone who interests you personally or professionally. Make some changes to your home or surroundings that will help you become more productive. Put what you’ve learned into practice. 

CANCER (June 21-July 22): As long as you stay in control, you will avoid any mistakes or upsetting results. Love is in a high cycle, so do everything you can to enhance a relationship that means a lot to you. Push for greater security and comfort and you will find the happiness and the stability you desire.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Be upfront about the way you feel and you will gain popularity. Being accommodating and generous will help you get along in a hostile environment. Listen to complaints and you will find solutions.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): If you have a good idea that can potentially make you extra cash, implement it immediately. Put your ideas on paper and you will be able to drum up the help and support required to make your dream come true. Love is in the stars.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Avoid any sort of conflict. Getting into a senseless dispute will take its toll and may cost you emotionally. The sympathy you get for handling whatever you face gracefully and without malice will help you win in the end. 

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Get out with friends or your lover and discuss some of the ideas you want to pursue. The feedback you get will enable you to move quickly toward a goal that may have seemed impossible in the past. Love is looking positive. 

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Money, property and living up to the promises you have made will all lead to a better day and good results. Do your best and you will be privy to information to enable you to make financial plans or investments for future security. 

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You will get the best results if you speak from the heart. Investing in something that is practical and serviceable will lead to greater income. A love relationship can be enhanced with additional affection and a commitment. 4

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Look at all the angles. Pleasing the one person who has been in your corner all along will be important if you don’t want to jeopardize your relationship. Don’t mistake kindness for love.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You don’t have to get everything done all at once. As long as you begin to chip away at your to-do list, you will make progress. Financial or medical matters will take a favorable turn if you address the agencies or institutions holding information pertinent to your situation.

Birthday Baby: You are considerate and affectionate. You are sensitive, analytical and informative. You strive for perfection and will never settle for second best.