CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Jacoby Jones, 33; Lil’ Kim, 43; Richie Sambora, 58; Sela Ward, 61.

Happy Birthday: Unexpected developments will set you off. Try to loosen up and embrace any challenge that comes your way. Be creative in the way you handle others and pursue new endeavors. Travel outside your comfort zone and see what transpires. Find new ways to improve your skills, attitude and your appearance. Keep up with the times. Your numbers are 6, 17, 24, 29, 33, 41, 45.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Focus on what you can do for others. Whether it’s a partner, child or parent, the help and insight you offer will encourage productive choices. Arguing will be a waste of time. Offer your solutions and move on to your own responsibilities. 4 stars

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Emotions must not be allowed to interfere with domestic or vocational decisions. A reserved and well-thought-out plan will ensure that you don’t end up taking a loss for something you didn’t mean to do. Caution will be your best bet. 2 stars

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Personal improvements should be on your to-do list. Gathering information and making physical alterations to the way you live, work and handle your relationships will bring about positive changes and greater satisfaction. Romance is encouraged. 5 stars

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Notice what’s happening around you and use what you see to your advantage. Put more energy into whatever you pursue and show greater enthusiasm when dealing with others, and you will get more in return. Choose to participate. 3 stars

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Partnerships will play a role in the way you handle outside matters. Don’t feel the need to impress someone by overspending or making changes instead of being yourself and doing what’s best for you. Love conquers all. 3 stars

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Refuse to let anyone talk you into something by playing on your emotions. Stay focused on what you can do and put your physical strength, courage and skills to the test. Don’t stop until you reach your goals. 3 stars

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Engage in social activities related to your work or getting ahead in your field. Picking up more skills, knowledge and connecting with the elite in your genre will lead to new beginnings that offer you greater opportunities to advance. 5 stars

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Keep an open mind when dealing with domestic matters. It’s important to see all sides of a situation if you want to resolve pending problems. Personal changes to the way you handle finances, medical and legal issues are encouraged. 2 stars

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Put common goals in place and you will entice someone you want to spend more time with to join you. Partnerships should be your top priority. Expand your plans to include the people you care about most. 4 stars

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Stay away from anyone unpredictable or impulsive. It’s in your best interest to stick to what you know best. Your intuition will be accurate and should be your deciding factor when dealing with others. 3 stars

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You can stabilize your position at work and at home by contributing to whatever plans are being made. A contract, partnership or personal gain looks promising if you are realistic as well as innovative. Romance is highlighted. 3 stars

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Question anyone who pokes their nose into your personal or professional affairs. Know where you stand and be willing to put your energy into something you want to see happen. Don’t allow someone to mess with your time or your plans. 3 stars

Birthday Baby: You are energetic, original and persuasive. You are outgoing and entertaining.

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