CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Jace Norman, 18; Matthew Broderick, 56; Rosie O’Donnell, 56; Gary Oldman, 60.

Happy Birthday: Know your destination and don’t lose sight of your goals. Determination will be necessary but also must be applied to what’s doable. Trying to obtain something that is out of reach will cause you to miss something worthwhile. Choose your battles wisely and recognize where your efforts will make the most difference, and you will discover what happiness is all about. Your numbers are 7, 13, 22, 24, 33, 45, 47.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Listen carefully and ask questions if you don’t understand something that’s said. Getting things done right the first time will help you bypass criticism and complaints. A steady pace will supersede speed when it comes to reaching your goal. 3 stars

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Dealing with others will prove necessary, but handle it all carefully and with compassion and integrity. You can influence others with your rhetoric, so choose your words wisely. If you have nothing nice to say, don’t say anything at all. 3 stars

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Deal with bureaucratic issues that crop up. It’s best to stay on top of your money, legal or health matters to avoid an untimely delay. Honesty will play a role when it comes to the way you are viewed by someone influential. 3 stars

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Set time aside to take care of matters of interest, dealing with children or seniors and making your community a safe place. Your kindness will be met with constructive suggestions and offers from someone willing to pitch in and help. 4 stars

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Use charm and your clout to reach out to someone who has jealousy issues or doesn’t like the way you do things. Offering a kind gesture will help to open up a dialogue that can encourage a better relationship in the future. 2 stars

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): If you want to do something, go all out and make it count. Opportunity is apparent, but if you limit what you can accomplish because you don’t want to accept help, you will fall short of your expectations. Call in favors. 5 stars

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Examine documents or shared assets you have with someone. An opportunity to make a clean break and take care of issues that have been hanging over your head should be a priority. Forward motion is in your best interest. 3 stars

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): The tone set for the day will come through discipline, hard work and the reluctance to admit defeat. Take pleasure in doing things differently, and enjoy the fruits of your labor and the choices that unfold. A partnership looks inviting. 3 stars

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Settle into whatever job you are given, and don’t stop until you are finished. The way you handle work and the people you work alongside will help you maintain popularity. Romance will help counter negativity and opposition from someone you love. 3 stars

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Do the bulk of your work from home. Tidy up and take care of personal paperwork and responsibilities that will help to secure your future. Investing in tangible plans that will increase your assets is your best bet. 5 stars

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Don’t be tempted by what others do or say. Too many outside influences will cause confusion. Stick to what you know you can do. Overreacting when dealing with a friend or relative will only make matters worse. 2 stars

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Communication will be the best way to get things done. Being on the same page as the people you have to deal with will make life easier. Do your research and have alternatives ready should you meet with opposition. 4 stars

Birthday Baby: You are driven, practical and effective. You are materialistic and protective.

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