CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Rihanna, 31; Brian Littrell, 44; Willie Garson, 55; Sidney Poitier, 92.
Happy Birthday: Focus on what’s important. As long as you take care of your responsibilities and don’t let emotional matters dictate what you do or the decisions you make, you will come out on top. Letting someone interfere in your affairs will end up holding you back and causing confusion and uncertainty. Mind your own business, and aim to be productive. Your numbers are 5, 12, 22, 25, 31, 37, 48.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Learn something new. If you don’t like what you are doing, find something you do enjoy and add it to your daily routine. Life is about living and striving to make the most of it. Don’t give up; get moving. 3 stars

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Put more energy into your pursuits. You’ve got what it takes to make a difference, so don’t fall short when others are counting on you to lead the way. Engage in talks and offer suggestions. Personal improvements can be made. 5 stars

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Truth matters. Situations will spin out of control quickly. Relationships will be damaged if you aren’t honest or if you surround yourself with false allies. Get to the bottom of what’s going on, and clear up any misunderstanding quickly. 2 stars

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Share your feelings and collaborate with someone you love to come up with viable solutions that will make your life and your relationship better. Look at every option, and choose the one that offers you the freedom to express your creativity. 4 stars

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): It’s up to you to bring about change. Don’t let anger be your vehicle when desire should be what motivates you to move forward. An opportunity is only as good as what you do with it. Make your actions count. 3 stars


VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Share your thoughts, feelings and emotions with the people who mean the most to you. Forming an alliance with those who want to stand by your side and strive to reach similar goals will encourage you to finish what you start. 3 stars

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Don’t lose sight of what you want. Giving in to someone who is critical or demanding will not help you reach your goals. Make changes that will result in greater opportunities as well as personal and financial freedom to grow and excel. 3 stars

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Learn through observation and experience. Put more time and effort into the pursuits that bring you the most joy. Be honest with yourself and others about what makes you tick and encourages you to live life your way. 4 stars

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You’ll face uncertainty and confusion if you reveal your plans. If you want to pursue something, take action instead of talking about what you want to do. Change happens when you mark your path and follow through. 5 stars

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Consider what you have, what you need and what to do next. Simplify your life by letting go of what you no longer need. Trust in your judgment, abilities and needs. Moderation is rewarding and will bring positive results. 3 stars

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Stick to your plan, and don’t stop until you reach your destination. Trust in your ability and get the facts straight. If you rely on someone else, you will be disappointed. Don’t let what others say or do sidetrack you. 5 stars

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Choose wisely. Don’t base your decisions on what someone tells you. Problems with a friend or relative should be dealt with carefully. Disillusionment will set in if someone you trust doesn’t live up to his or her promises. 2 stars

Birthday Baby: You are curious, imaginative and charming. You are resourceful and energetic.

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