CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Pharrell Williams, 44; Mike McCready, 51; Mitch Pileggi, 65; Agnetha Faltskog, 67.

Happy Birthday: Stretch your imagination and you will see a wide variety of opportunities. Don’t limit what you can do because you are caught up in what everyone else is up to. Rise to the forefront by trusting and believing in yourself and by using your skills and insight to bring about whatever changes are required to make your life better. Your numbers are 3, 18, 21, 27, 33, 34, 48.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Take the plunge and get going. What you do will far exceed talking about what you plan to do. Look at your objectives and simplify your plans. Staying focused and concentrating on your goal will bring good results. 5 stars

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Anxiety will set in if you let the little things get to you. Give others the freedom you expect to be given in return. Balance, integrity and sticking to a plan will benefit you the most. Avoid emotional debates. 2 stars

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Bring about positive changes. Get involved with a partner or join a group that shares your values and goals, and you will avoid pressure from large organizations or authority figures. Going through the proper channels will lead to greater opportunities. 4 stars

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Don’t feel the need to donate to a cause just because someone else does. Pick and choose where your money goes. Joint ventures will result in disagreements. Put more time and effort into self-improvements and professional gains. 3 stars

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Your emotions will get the better of you if you let someone’s rhetoric coax you into a debate. Your best defense is to take action, not face off in a verbal war that will only make matters worse. 3 stars

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Not everyone will be open and forthright with you. Don’t let someone’s big dreams persuade you to take part in a risky venture. Hard work, dedication and playing by the rules will get you much further ahead. 3 stars

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Partnerships look promising if you are willing to compromise and support one another. A practical approach to financial spending will spare you the stress of unnecessary debt. Listen to good advice and practice moderation. 4 stars

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Put your emotions on the backburner before they get you into trouble. Speaking up about how you feel or what your plans are will not end well. Taking the time to prepare and plan your next move will be crucial to your success. 2 stars

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Stay focused on what’s important to your advancement. Don’t let personal matters or an unstable relationship with someone cloud your vision or cause you to take a pass on something you really should pursue. Financial gains are within reach. 5 stars

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Be careful when dealing with partners or while traveling with people who have a different perspective than you. It’s important to be respectful of others’ beliefs, but that doesn’t mean you should become a follower. Do your own thing. 3 stars

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Emotions will surface if you don’t agree with the protocol being enforced at work or within your peer group. Don’t feel pressured to take part in something you don’t agree with. Formulate a new plan that is beneficial to everyone involved. 3 stars

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You might want to reconsider your vocational goals. Don’t let an uncomfortable situation lead to making an untimely professional move. Look for opportunities and develop a strategy that favors advancement. Avoid emotional setbacks. 3 stars

Birthday Baby: You are engaging, playful and sensitive. You are opportunistic and quick-witted.

Eugenia’s websites — eugenialast.com for Ask Eugenia, daily timing and compatibility services, and join Eugenia on twitter/facebook/linkedin.

Copyright 2017 Andrews McMeel Syndication