A baby born today has a Sun and Moon in Leo if born before 4:25 p.m. (ET). Afterward, the Moon will be in Virgo.
Happy birthday for Monday, Aug. 21, 2017:
This year an event could transform how you approach various matters, and as a result, you will manifest more of what you want in your life. If you are single, an element of the unexpected could affect your love life. You might meet someone whom you fall madly in love with! If you are attached, the two of you could decide to book a dream trip. Whatever you do will ignite your relationship with passion and more fulfillment. A fellow LEO proves to be a hoot to hang out with.
The Stars Show the Kind of Day You’ll Have: 5-Dynamic; 4-Positive; 3-Average; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult
ARIES (March 21-April 19)
While those around you seem to struggle with the somewhat draining energy of today’s solar eclipse, your high energy shakes up the status quo. Others might be wondering where all this spontaneity is coming from. You could see a new creative beginning. Tonight: Settle down.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20)
You could feel drained and want to remain close to home. Whether an insight is triggered by a conversation or an event, you suddenly might see a problem differently. You will want to make a change or an adjustment on the homefront. Tonight: Be open to a friend’s suggestion.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20)
You have been a little stressed out, but you remain highly energized. Don’t be so uptight; unwind in your own way and try not to allow an overly excited friend’s behavior to turn your day into chaos. In any case, a new beginning is in the offing. Tonight: Make it nice and easy.
CANCER (June 21-July 22)
You will be feeling today’s solar eclipse. Since you are one of the signs most affected by eclipses, you could be over-reactive. Find other ways to handle tension besides shopping; even a brisk walk might help. Physical activity often helps ease your stress. Tonight: Visit with a friend.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22)
Your fiery side emerges. You might feel as if you can’t change direction. The unexpected occurs when seeking out an expert to get more information. You have been looking for a new beginning, and you are likely to greet it in the next few weeks. Tonight: Beam in what you want.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)
You could feel out of sorts and as if you can’t make a change or cause yourself to be more upbeat. A partner is likely to surprise you with his or her words or actions. Maintain a sense of humor, and you will bypass a problematic situation. Tonight: Recycle, then decide.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)
Reach out to someone whom you find exciting. A get-together or a meeting could be very significant. Encourage someone who is unsure of what his or her next step should be. A new beginning seems to be in the offing. Tonight: Return a friend or loved one’s call or email.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)
You could be making an issue into a bigger deal than it needs to be. The unexpected occurs when dealing with a routine matter. Look at this situation as adding excitement to your life. How you handle yourself will be observed by those closest to you. Tonight: A must appearance.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)
You might want to adjust your plans. You could be dealing with a decision involving travel or education. As a result, your creativity surges. A child or new friend might irritate you at first, but your sense of humor will help you gain a perspective. Tonight: A force to be dealt with.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)
You might feel as if the financial part of your life needs to be more secure. The unexpected occurs when dealing with a partner or family member. Though you’ll find what is being offered exciting, you could feel out of sync with all the energy around you. Tonight: Till the wee hours.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)
You could be dealing with a person who completely switches gears and heads in a new direction. Though this event might not occur today, you will sense the energy building. You are likely to discover that you’ll be quite pleased with what someone offers you. Tonight: Say “yes.”
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20)
How you approach your daily routine is likely to change. Your ability to switch gears and head in a new direction emerges. Your finances might be driving you toward a new area of interest. You would like more stability. Tonight: Out with a dear friend or loved one.
Born today: Basketball player Wilt Chamberlain (1936), singer/songwriter Kenny Rogers (1938), jazz pianist Count Basie (1904)