CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Nicki Minaj, 36; Ian Somerhalder, 40; Dominic Monaghan, 42; Teri Hatcher, 54.

Happy Birthday: Change will be inviting. Consider what you want to get rid of in order to replace and replenish with something new and exciting. Don’t jump feetfirst into a situation you don’t understand. Weigh the pros and cons and consider whether you are eyeing prospects that aren’t sound. Choose practicality over taking a risk. Your numbers are 3, 14, 20, 28, 32, 40, 43.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Emotions will surface when dealing with people who are adamant about doing things their way. Don’t start an argument with someone you have to deal with daily. Take care of your responsibilities, and don’t worry about what others do. 2 stars

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): You can hit a home run if you approach someone who can change your fate. A recommendation will lead to a better position or a spot on a team you want to be a part of. Romance is highlighted. 5 stars

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Check out what others are doing, but follow your own path. Being aware will be half the battle when someone wants to entice you into a plan that isn’t suited for you. Stick to a moderate lifestyle and trusted friendships. 3 stars

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Try something new and different. What you experience will lead to wonderful friendships and plans. Look for the perfect gift for that special person in your life. Romance will encourage someone to talk about what you can accomplish as a team. 3 stars

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You’ll have disagreements about what to buy or whom to buy for. Demands for the latest-and-greatest gadget will cause stress and anxiety. Don’t let the pressure of the festive season get to you. You can only do what’s realistic. 3 stars

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): If you want it, you will find it. Getting out to the mall or shopping online will lead to fabulous sales and the items you’ve been looking for. An evening with someone you love will lead to plans. 5 stars

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): A day trip to visit a friend or relative will leave you more confused about life and what you should do next. Look within; let your intuition guide you. You will find the path that leads to your personal success. 4 stars

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Love, romance, family fun and preparation for upcoming festivities will get you in a playful mood. Ideas for personal change will come to mind, and research will help you prepare for what’s to come. Let your imagination lead the way. 3 stars

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Listen but don’t take someone’s word. Do your research and come to your own conclusion before you make a decision that will have a lasting effect. Romance is on the rise and will enhance your personal life. Personal change is featured. 3 stars

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Express your feelings and plans to someone you love and see if you are on the same page. A couple of tweaks should help you come to a decision that will give you the confidence to start making the changes you desire. 3 stars

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Don’t stop until you are finished. If someone tries to interfere or lure you off course, you should stop him or her before you become annoyed. Sticking to your plan will bring about positive change. 3 stars

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Lend a helping hand. Volunteer at a soup kitchen or anyplace conducive to bringing comfort to those less fortunate. You’ll feel good about the joy you bring to others, which will enforce the spirit and meaning of the festive season. 4 stars

Birthday Baby: You are contemporary, popular and colorful. You are engaging and influential.

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