BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Gary Oldman was born in London on this date in 1958. This birthday guy first drew acclaim for his role as Sid Vicious in 1986 film "Sid and Nancy" and has since starred as Beethoven in "Immortal Beloved," Lee Harvey Oswald in "JFK" and the title role in "Bram Stoker's Dracula," not to mention appearing in the "Harry Potter" films as Sirius Black. Oldman also portrays Jim Gordon in the latest "Batman" franchise.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): You can be gritty, witty and wise. As you enjoy the first full day of spring, it is tempting to show off brilliance and ingenuity. You may be too much of a show-off and shock people with wild ideas.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): It is all a downhill battle once the equinox has occurred. Yesterday's formal shift into spring might give you hope that more than just the weather will improve. Unpredictability could be an issue.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Wear your emotional armor today. Your popularity is about to jump a notch or two, but you must not let anyone get close enough to shoot you with Cupid's arrows. Attract support for career goals.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Your closest contacts could resent interference with their strategies. Wait for better timing to initiate important phone calls or to form new alliances. Romance is in the air but easily disrupted.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You seem to possess an enchanted touch, but not everything can be fixed with a magic wand. Your willingness to experiment with the unknown could put you at odds with the very people you hope to impress.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Seasons have turned like chicken on the barbecue spit. You cannot remain inflexible as a cycle changes. It is a good time to give some of your other talents a chance to bask in the warmth of admiring glances.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Make haste slowly. The equinox has passed and spring is now here, but as you know, flowers need to germinate before they can bloom. You can't rush into a relationship without preparation.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): If you expect to play the field, don't wear bedroom slippers. The friendships and contacts formed now aren't necessarily going to lead to romance. You will be wise to stick to the buddy system.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): On the social scene, you could easily earn a reputation as the "quicker-picker-upper." You are extremely charming and attractive, but don't let a sudden pop in your popularity go to your head.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Your significant other could be anxious for a change of pace. Expect the unexpected and welcome new ideas without being aggravating. Distributing unconventional viewpoints could cause a tiff.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): The fickle finger of fate might point to romance. Warning: Just because someone you meet is new and different doesn't mean that person is meant for you. Keep your restless heart under control.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Social affairs could kindle enthusiasms, but cause you to scatter energy. Nervous energy could goad you into making unwise decisions. Loving partners may take offense if they find you unreliable.
IF MARCH 21 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: Count your blessings as you blow out your birthday candles. Heart and mind are as one and you are sure of what it is that you want from life. A romance or a surge in your popularity may have brightened your social life in recent weeks. If you have met someone new, that person might easily be a soul mate, but you might feel compelled to play the field in the year ahead and test that new relationship anyway. In late June, you could be more gullible than usual. Watch your money and your heart then as you might mistake a passing fancy for something of permanent value. The first half of September is the best time to ask for favors or to embrace opportunities, as anything that comes your way will be beneficial.
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