CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Cristiano Ronaldo, 26; Michael Sheen, 42; Jennifer Jason Leigh, 49; Barbara Hershey, 63.

Happy Birthday: You have plenty of personal matters to clear up this year. If you aren’t happy with something you did, do whatever is necessary to reverse it. Now is a good time to make amends, redesign your plans and prepare for new beginnings. You will have greater discipline and the ability to finish things you have left undone.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Take the initiative to get what you want. Use your imagination and experience to navigate your way to the finish line. If you stay calm and calculate what’s required, it will make your victory that much sweeter.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Don’t let anyone take you for granted. It’s up to you to say no if you have other things to do. Be smart and set your schedule tightly, leaving no room for someone to play on your emotions and good nature.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Your versatility and intellect will serve you well when dealing with friends and peers. You can come to decisions regarding your professional future and your long-term goals. You can restructure a settlement or contract.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Research your goals via the internet so there are no surprises when you make your move. You know your limitations and you must stick to what works for you. Emotional matters can be resolved if you speak up.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You should be looking at your relationships with others — considering how you can make some of them better and eliminating the ones that are dragging you down. Engage in courses, seminars or talking to experienced individuals who can help you better incorporate your ideas into your lifestyle.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Your emotions will draw the truth out of a situation you face with someone you care for. Don’t avoid what’s happening. It’s important to resolve such matters so you can keep moving ahead. Be prepared to jump if the opportunity arises.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): You have more control than you realize, so take advantage of the opportunities that exist. Dealing with children or socializing with people who think outside the box will help you visualize the possibilities.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You will have to maneuver through the debris that others create. Connecting to your beliefs and sticking to your standards will help you reach your destination in one piece. Refuse to argue or to engage in senseless situations.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You have to go back before you can move forward. It’s time to make amends and to resolve old problems that are holding you back or playing on your mind. Clear the path to new beginnings.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Be bold, act with confidence and don’t be afraid to make some rather unusual changes to position yourself appropriately for the future. You’ve been hemming and hawing too long, in fear of upsetting others. Make your move.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Stability, equality and better times are within your reach. Use your energy wisely and create your scenario with compassion and understanding so that no one is hurt or upset with your decisions.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You’ll be impulsive, moody and impatient if you are stewing over things you should have already taken care of. Be objective. Consider the advice being offered before you do something rash.

Birthday Baby: You are original and expressive, open and outgoing. You think outside the box and aren’t afraid to share your opinions, ideas and concerns.

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