A baby born today has a Sun in Aries and a Moon in Taurus until 2:34 a.m., when the Moon enters Gemini.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Thursday, April 15, 2021:
Free-thinking, assertive and self-assured, follow your dreams no matter how challenging they seem. This year, you show those who underestimated you a thing or two. Watch your tendency to become a workaholic. Make time for recreational family activities. A steady income with an occasional bonus will let you plan ahead seamlessly. If single, a casual friendship takes a serious turn. If attached, love always wins an argument. CAPRICORN is loyal.
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)★★★★
Community issues and concerns may take you by surprise. An online meeting or town hall will clarify the situation. Offer your assistance, but only allot time you can spare. Prepare for a visit from out-of-town relatives. Tonight: Share music recommendations.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20)★★★★
Keep an eye open for garage sales. Think about organizing one of your own. It is not easy to let go of items that have sentimental value. A friend not attached to your possessions can start the process. Tonight: Practical chores.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20)★★★★
Throw modesty to the wind. Toot your own horn and show off an accomplishment or milestone. Shop with a friend at a local or online mall. Go a little crazy but don’t break the bank. Tonight: An indulgent meal.
CANCER (June 21-July 22)★★★
Put your money where your mouth is. Try your hand at that artistic endeavor you’ve been doing in dribs and drabs. A class or instructor will allow you to finesse your talent. Show off what you’ve done. Tonight: Lazy evening.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22)★★★
Streamline membership organizations for which you pay monthly dues. Eliminate those whose meetings you do not attend and whose publications you do not read. Join an alumni online group and track down classmates with whom you lost touch. Tonight: Exercise video.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)★★★★
Your need to be in charge serves you well. Present your vision tactfully to people with whom you work or volunteer. Given your powers of persuasion, they will embrace your ideas and weave them into a current project. Tonight: Romantic plans.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)★★★★
Declutter your home office or the room where you go online. Clear shelves of books you won’t read again. Donate them to a charity that makes house calls. Save the space for reference materials that are not digital. Tonight: Group dancing.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)★★★
Competing gets your juices flowing. Ask your children and grandchildren to show you how to play the latest brain teasers. Organize a friendly game night between multiple generations. Stock up on finger foods and have fun. Tonight: Movie night.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)★★★
Avoid a debate with someone whose ideas you will never change. Forge a new bond with someone who shares your ideas about love and life. Take things slowly, and your connection is more likely to blossom. Tonight: Select new podcasts.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)★★★
You could be affected by a sad story, so keep tissues handy. You will feel the urgency to do something altruistic. Consider adopting a rescue animal from a shelter, or post photos of furry friends in need. Tonight: Gossip with friends.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)★★★★★
Enjoy the fresh air. Take a detour on a daily walk or run. Visit a local museum or gallery. If there aren’t any nearby, then go online. The world of art is at your fingertips. Tonight: Step up your fitness routine.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20)★★★
Let people you love know how much you appreciate them. Prepare a favorite meal, give them compliments or buy a gift mentioned in passing. Plan a get-together with friends who are part of your extended family. Tonight: Book club.
Born today: Artist Leonardo da Vinci (1452), singer Bessie Smith (1894), actor Seth Rogen (1982)