Horoscope: April 23, 2021


By Tamia Banks

A baby born today has a Sun in Taurus and a Moon in Virgo.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Friday, April 23, 2021:
Determined, loving and modest, your steadfast character attract an array of friends. This year, you prove your professional loyalty but still aspire to move up the ladder. Take that extra step and volunteer when needed. You will be noticed. Adhering to a budget provides extra funds when vacation time rolls around. If single, your soul mate could be within reach. If attached, romance is alive and well. LIBRA keeps the peace.

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)


Teamwork leads to the completion of a time-consuming project. Begin a daily fitness routine. It could include going to the gym, running, bicycling or hiking. You will be energized and ready to conquer the world. Tonight: Do what makes you laugh.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20)


Romantic thoughts make you impatient for the weekend to arrive. Plan an overnight where you can enjoy the outdoors. If that special someone is not in the picture, go with a friend who makes you feel good about yourself. Tonight: Aromatherapy.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20)


Make an executive decision for your family. Discuss it afterward rather than the other way around. Sometimes you can’t wait for the tribe to gather. Smooth things over if people disagree. They will ultimately stand behind you. Tonight: Gather with friends.

CANCER (June 21-July 22)


Connect with siblings or relatives you haven’t heard from lately. Arrange a visit sooner rather than later. Submit a piece you wrote to a publication or post it on social media. Take out anything that could be offensive. Tonight: Record a series.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22)


Be proud that you stuck to a budget and have extra cash to burn. Upgrade a device or buy a new one. Bring someone along who is savvy about new models and can help you get started. Tonight: Culinary delights.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)


Veer from your usual routine. Take a detour and pass by surroundings you don’t usually view. Something captivating might catch your eye and will make you return to that location. Tonight: Prank someone who has a sense of humor.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)


Don’t feel guilty if you want to be alone with your own thoughts. Get them off your chest. Jot them down in a journal. Take a long walk. Sort out what is bothering you on your own terms. Tonight: Movie night.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)


Something you said to a friend could have been taken the wrong way. Take the high road and get ahead of lingering arguments. Apologize even if you were not at fault and move on. Tonight: Experiment with spicy ingredients.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)


Join a new team for a start-up project. Challenge yourself to go beyond your skill set. An intriguing message from a former boss or co-worker arouses your interest. Keep trying to connect if your lines cross. Tonight: Satisfy your sweet tooth.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)


You are always on the lookout for new learning experiences. Something could catch your eye that involves a structured program with tests and papers. Talk it over with family since you will need their support. Tonight: Accept a dinner invitation.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)


You will resolve a problem you’ve been working on nonstop. Get unserious and take your mind off of a pressure-filled week. Take a dance or Zumba class. The key is to think less and move more. Tonight: Catch up on email.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20)


Breathe a sigh of relief. You supported a close friend through a potential crisis. Remember that when you need the favor returned. A compliment comes from someone you didn’t think noticed you. Keep doing what you’ve been doing. Tonight: Bubble bath.

Born today: Actress Valerie Bertinelli (1960), actress Shirley Temple (1928), actor Dev Patel (1990)