CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Taylor Swift, 28; Jamie Foxx, 50; Wendie Malick, 67; Christopher Plummer, 88.

Happy Birthday: Take on the role of a leader and do whatever it takes to bring about change. Your aggressive attitude will spark others to join your fight. Personal change will give you the wherewithal to follow your dreams and avoid being held back by anyone trying to combat the changes you need to make in order to reach your goal. Your numbers are 8, 13, 20, 24, 33, 41, 45.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Keep your goals in mind no matter what else crops up. Knowing what you want to accomplish will help you avoid anyone trying to interfere with your success. Feeling good about personal changes you make should be your priority. 3 stars

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Take advantage of any promising opportunities that encourage you to learn, gather valuable information or find a secure foothold in your career. Protect your ideas, possessions, money and personal information. 3 stars

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Err on the side of caution when dealing with others. You’ll be misinterpreted or end up in a compromising position if you let someone speak on your behalf. Concentrate on making positive changes that help you avoid being misrepresented. 3 stars

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Expand your interests and share your thoughts and feelings. Nurture important relationships and extend your ideas to people who can help you get ahead. Networking functions or helping those in need of help will pay off. 5 stars

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): A face-off will lead to dissatisfaction. Look for alternative ways to avoid an altercation. Focus on what you can do to help any situation you face instead of making it worse. Physical activities will help ease your stress. 2 stars

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Put greater emphasis on your relationships with others, especially when dealing with peers, relatives or anyone who can affect your personal security. Knowing what you are up against and keeping a calm exterior will make a difference. 4 stars

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Make change count. If you want to do something, stop procrastinating and follow through. Talk to whomever you need approval from or find an expert to help you make the right choices. If you remain in control, you will reach your destination successfully. 3 stars

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Go over your personal finances, medical records and any documents, contracts or legal matters that may need updating before the year comes to a close. Staying on top of your affairs will bring you peace of mind. 3 stars

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): It’s your turn to put you and your plans first and foremost. Do whatever it takes to bring about the changes that will give you the freedom to be who and what you want to become. Live in the moment. 4 stars

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Learn and hone your skills and apply what you know and do well in order to get ahead. An unexpected opportunity will give you an inside look at what you want to achieve. Focus on and pursue your goals. 4 stars

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Emotions will be difficult to control. Avoid getting into a spat over money matters. A settlement, legal concern or promise will escalate a situation. Take care of the paperwork and responsibilities. Be realistic about what you can and cannot do. 2 stars

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Wrap your head around ways that you can make your cash grow. Taking care of personal business will help pave the way to an easy turnaround when tax time comes along. Don’t leave anything to chance. 5 stars

Birthday Baby: You are engaging, progressive and pioneering. You are enthusiastic and relentless.

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