Those celebrating today, share their birthday with Michael Parkinson or “Parky” as the British public knows him. Most famous for his extremely successful chat show “Parkinson”, he does not show the usual Aries impatience when interviewing his guests, although he might be forgiven for being irritable, as Aries often are, with Meg Ryan during her infamous appearance in 2003. Debate ensues to this day as to who was at fault for this awkward interview. Could Parky's Aries stubbornness have played a part?
Award winning filmmaker Quentin Tarantino was also born today. His films include “Reservoir Dogs”, “Pulp Fiction” and “Kill Bill” volumes 1 & 2. Maybe it is his Aries ambition that drives him to use certain camera shots and angles to make his films undeniably recognisable as his.
If you are celebrating your birthday today, you share it with a number of people who have created careers for themselves in the world of entertainment. Which would need a lot of the Aries ambition and drive as well as their optimism to succeed in this cutthroat industry.
Known to thousands of women everywhere as “Baby” in the classic movie Dirty Dancing, Jennifer Grey celebrates her birthday today.
Also celebrating today is, Leonard Nimoy best known for his role as “Spock” in the original Star Trek television series. He has also directed two of the Star Trek films, “Star Trek III: The Search for Spock” and “Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home”
Aries born today share their birthday with two of the most well known musical artist of all time. Aretha Franklin and Sir Elton John both of whom have been number one in their fields just like their star sign in the zodiac. Elton John has sold over 200 million records in his career spanning four decades, he is also known for his fiery personality and irritability, which is a typical trait of the cardinal fire sign, Aries.
Sarah Jessica Parker was also born today, best known nowadays for her role as Carrie in Sex and the City. Maybe Parker's character Carrie gets her impulsiveness for buying shoes from her Aires star sign. Shoe designer Manolo Blahnik even named a pair of his designer footwear after Sarah.
People born today share their birthday with Hollywood legend Steve McQueen, famous for films “The Magnificent Seven”, “The Great Escape”, “Bullitt” and “The Towering Inferno” McQueen was a keen motorcycle and race car fan and did his own film stunts when allowed.
Sir Alan Sugar will also being celebrating today, and his Aries traits of drive, ambition and leadership will certainly have helped him to earn his estimated £830 million fortune. Sugar is now best known for presenting the UK version of the television programme “The Apprentice”, and many of the shows contestants bring out his other Aries characteristics of impatience and irritability. Sugar was the founder of Amstrad, which he sold for a tidy sum in 2007 and he also served as the Chairman of Tottenham Hotspur Football Club for almost ten years.
If you are celebrating your birthday today, you are sharing it with some famous sports stars. The first man to run one mile in under four minutes, Roger Bannister, was born today. As was Joe Calzaghe who when he retired in February this year was the undefeated boxing world champion. Sir Steven Redgrave also celebrates today; Redgrave is only one of four Olympians to win gold medals at five consecutive Olympic games. All of these sportsmen share the Aries personality trait of wanting to be first in life, due to their star sign being the first in the Zodiac.
If you were born today, you are sharing you birthday with a hero to Star Trek fans everywhere, William Shatner. Most famous for playing Captain James T Kirk in the original Star Trek television series and seven Star Trek films, as well as the TV series' TJ Hooker, and Boston Legal. He has used his Aries drive and ambition to maintain a showbiz career spanning over four decades.
Andrew Lloyd Webber is also celebrating today, he has written 13 musicals in his career, he started composing music when he was six, and would have to have the Aries trait of drive to still be writing music today.
Another composer who has a birthday today is Stephen Sondheim, his music and lyrics have appeared in films such as “Sweeny Todd” and “West Side Story”.
Aries can have fiery personalities and Brian Clough, who was born today, was known for his. They also have good leadership skills, lots of drive, ambition and like to be first in life, which would have been invaluable to him when managing Nottingham Forrest to back to back wins in the European Cup.
Another sportsman born today, who would have needed all his Aries drive and ambition was three times Formula One World Champion Ayrton Senna, who was killed whilst leading the San Mario Grand Prix in 1994.
If your celebrating today, you share a birthday with Pamela Harriman, whose first husband was Randolph Churchill, with who she had a son Winston, named after his grandfather. She is well known to have had many affairs and was married three times, this could be down to the fact that all Pisceans are romantics but she doesn’t seem to carry the usual trustworthiness (in relationships) that Pisceans have.
Former footballer Dave Beasant was also born today, as a Pisces he probably spent his childhood dreaming of playing in the FA Cup Final, which he later achieved, along with being the first goalkeeper to save a penalty in a FA Cup Final.