CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Jemima Kirke, 34; Channing Tatum, 39; Tom Welling, 42; Kevin James, 54.

Happy Birthday: Take note of what’s going on around you this year. If you respond based on emotions, you will make a mistake that can cost you personally or professionally. Listen to expert advice, and consider every angle of whatever situation you face this year before you make a commitment or promise that will add to your responsibilities. Your numbers are 6, 17, 23, 28, 31, 37, 48.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Charm coupled with finesse, intelligence and a plan that will open doors that have been closed will lead to new opportunities. A chance to improve your financial, physical or emotional well-being is apparent. 4 stars

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): A quick response will leave you in an awkward position. Instability should be handled with caution. Size up where everyone else stands before revealing your thoughts. If you want to get ahead or be accepted, remain neutral. 2 stars

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Tell it like it is. If you feel you need to get something off your chest, speak from the heart and be willing to listen in order to find common ground. Put your differences aside, and make romance and self-improvement priorities. 5 stars

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Find a way to assist others without making a cash donation. Offer your time, experience and insight. A last-minute change will save you from getting roped into something you’d prefer not to do. Don’t share personal information. 3 stars

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Stay calm, regardless of what transpires. An incident can lead to an emotional outburst if handled the wrong way. A pleasing and positive response will help ward off any potential upset or disagreement. Getting together with old friends will be eye-opening. 3 stars

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Live and learn. Get involved in conversations and events that will teach you something about life. Reviewing your current situation and the options available will help you come up with a way to make improvements to your living arrangements. 3 stars

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Draw on what’s available to you, and you will be able to initiate the changes that will motivate you to let go of the past. Make a financial adjustment that will counter any loss you might suffer due to emotional instability. 5 stars

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Get involved in events or gatherings that interest you. A change of attitude will please some but not others. Follow your heart, and do what feels right. You can’t please everyone, so look out for your best interest. 2 stars

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Put a little muscle behind domestic projects; you will be happy with the results. Invite friends over to help you with the changes you want to make. Sharing precious moments with someone you love is encouraged. 4 stars

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Stop talking about what you want to do; make it happen. It’s up to you to follow through, and the satisfaction you get from what you accomplish will stifle a friend or relative from criticizing or complaining. 3 stars

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Just be yourself, and doors will open. Get involved in events and with people who have something interesting to offer. New friendships will develop that will prompt you to try something new. Love and romance are highlighted. 3 stars

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): A mixture of practicality and creativity will help bring about positive change. What you contribute to a project or group effort will change the way others treat you. An offer will lead to an unexpected and exciting turnabout. 4 stars

Birthday Baby: You are innovative, unpredictable and entertaining. You are bold and strong-minded.

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