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Horoscopes for Tuesday, Jan. 1

January 1, 2019 GMT

Today’s Birthday (01/01/19). Good things come through peaceful reflection this year. Lead by setting a positive example. Romance kindles when least expected. A personal dream lies within reach this winter, before shared finances turn around. Summer partnership flowers, inspiring a personal shift. Listening can be more powerful than speaking.

To get the advantage, check the day’s rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.

Aries (March 21-April 19) — Today is an 8 — Your personal leadership shines, with Mars in your sign for two months. Shared accounts and collaborative projects could see a bonus or windfall. Count your blessings.


Taurus (April 20-May 20) — Today is an 8 — Mars in Aries energizes your organization and planning. You’re making a fabulous impression; add some glamour. Collaborate with someone who makes your heart skip a beat.

Gemini (May 21-June 20) — Today is an 8 — Make your move. Advance your agenda and push ahead. Find allies who want the same thing. Team action gets farther, with Mars in Aries.

Cancer (June 21-July 22) — Today is a 7 — Prioritize time with people you love. Savor passion, fun and beauty. A career opportunity flowers with careful tending over two months, with Mars in Aries.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) — Today is a 7 — Home centers you. Family and domestic comforts recharge. Long distance travels or academic pursuits go farther with Mars in Aries. When ready, go explore.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Today is an 8 — Creative strategies get results. Practice your artistry and expressive talents. Negotiate win-win deals and collaborate for shared gain over two months, with Mars in Aries.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) — Today is a 9 — A lucrative opportunity presents itself and you’re well placed for it. A collaboration seems turbo charged for a few months, with Mars in Aries.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) — Today is a 9 — Take charge and follow a personal dream. Avoid lies like the plague. An intense two-month physical action phase begins. Practice for speed and strength.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) — Today is a 5 — Review, rest and consider. Put away one project before beginning the next. Follow your heart over the next few months, with Mars in Aries.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Today is an 8 — Enjoy social gatherings and meetings. Make new connections. Renovation and remodeling projects seem energized, with Mars and Aries. Transform your home over two months.


Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) — Today is an 8 — Your reputation is on the rise. Focus on professional priorities. Get the word out for eight weeks, with Mars in Aries. Energize your communications.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) — Today is a 7 — Investigate and explore. Travels and studies take you farther. A bonus hits shared accounts, with Mars in Aries for a few months. Divert some to savings.

Celebrity birthdays: Documentary maker Frederick Wiseman is 89. Actor Frank Langella is 81. Rock singer-musician Country Joe McDonald is 77. Writer-comedian Don Novello is 76. Actor Rick Hurst is 73. Country singer Steve Ripley (The Tractors) is 69. Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J., is 65. The head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, is 63. Rapper Grandmaster Flash is 61. Actress Renn Woods is 61. Actress Dedee Pfeiffer is 55. Country singer Brian Flynn (Flynnville Train) is 53. Actor Morris Chestnut is 50. Rhythm and blues singer Tank is 43. Model Elin Nordegren is 39. Actor Jonas Armstrong is 38.

Thought for Today: “A New Year’s resolution is something that goes in one Year and out the other.” — Author unknown