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Read on to discover more about the most famous and influential people from Australia.

Heath LedgerHeath Ledger
(Actor)

04 April 1979

22 January 2008

Perth

Aries

Margot RobbieMargot Robbie
(Actress)

02 July 1990

Dalby, Australia

Cancer

Liam HemsworthLiam Hemsworth
(Actor)

13 January 1990

Melbourne

Capricorn

Nicole KidmanNicole Kidman

20 June 1967

Honolulu

Gemini

Hugh JackmanHugh Jackman
(Actor, Producer)

12 October 1968

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Libra

Phoebe TonkinPhoebe Tonkin
(Actresses)

12 July 1989

Sydney, Australia

Cancer

Kylie MinogueKylie Minogue
(Singer-Songwriter and Actress)

28 May 1968

Melbourne

Gemini

Troye SivanTroye Sivan
(Actor/Singer/Songwriter)

05 June 1995

Johannesburg, South Africa

Gemini

Steve IrwinSteve Irwin
(Television Personality)

22 February 1962

04 September 2006

Essendon

Pisces

Rupert MurdochRupert Murdoch
(Business magnate)

11 March 1931

Melbourne

Pisces

Naomi WattsNaomi Watts
(Actress)

28 September 1968

Shoreham

Libra

Miranda KerrMiranda Kerr
(Model)

20 April 1983

Sydney

Aries

Julian AssangeJulian Assange
(Computer programmer)

03 July 1971

Townsville

Cancer

Keith UrbanKeith Urban
(Musician)

26 October 1967

Whangarei, New Zealand

Scorpio

Nick CaveNick Cave
(Singer-songwriter)

22 September 1957

Warracknabeal

Virgo

Angus YoungAngus Young
(Co-founder & Lead Guitarist of the Hard Rock Band, AC/DC)

31 March 1955

Glasgow

Aries

Cody SimpsonCody Simpson
(Musician, Singer, song writer, actor, dancer)

11 January 1997

Queensland, Australia

Capricorn

Errol FlynnErrol Flynn
(Actor)

20 June 1909

14 October 1959

Hobart

Gemini

Bon ScottBon Scott

09 July 1946

19 February 1980

Forfar

Cancer

Germaine GreerGermaine Greer

29 January 1939

Melbourne

Aquarius

Natalie ImbrugliaNatalie Imbruglia

04 February 1975

Sydney, Australia

Aquarius

Nick VujicicNick Vujicic
(Evangelist)

04 December 1982

Melbourne

Sagittarius

Peter SingerPeter Singer
(Philosopher)

06 July 1946

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Cancer

Rolf HarrisRolf Harris
(Entertainer)

30 March 1930

Bassendean

Aries

Gough WhitlamGough Whitlam
(Former Prime Minister of Australia)

11 July 1916

21 October 2014

Kew Vic

Cancer

P L TraversP. L. Travers
(Writer & Journalist)

09 August 1899

23 April 1996

Maryborough, Queensland, Australia

Leo

Julia GillardJulia Gillard
(Former Prime Minister of Australia)

29 September 1961

Barry, Vale of Glamorgan

Libra

 Barry HumphriesBarry Humphries
(Comedian, Actor)

17 February 1934

Kew, Melbourne, Australia

Aquarius

John Howard John Howard
(Former Prime Minister of Australia)

26 July 1939

Sydney, Australia

Leo

Mark WebberMark Webber
(Racing driver)

27 August 1976

Queanbeyan

Virgo

Maia MitchellMaia Mitchell
(Actor, Social media personality)

18 August 1993

Lismore, New South Wales, Australia

Leo

Otto PremingerOtto Preminger
(Director)

05 December 1905

23 April 1986

Vyzhnytsia, Ukraine

Sagittarius

Peter FinchPeter Finch
(Actor)

28 September 1916

14 January 1977

South Kensington, London, United Kingdom

Libra

Harold HoltHarold Holt
(Former Prime Minister of Australia)

05 August 1908

17 December 1967

Stanmore

Leo

Cathy FreemanCathy Freeman
(Sprinter)

16 February 1973

Slade Point, Mackay, Queensland

Aquarius

Paul KeatingPaul Keating

18 January 1944

Sydney

Capricorn

Anthony MundineAnthony Mundine
(Professional Boxer)

21 May 1975

Newtown

Taurus

Bob HawkeBob Hawke
(23rd Prime Minister of Australia)

09 December 1929

Bordertown

Sagittarius

Robert MenziesRobert Menzies
(12th Prime Minister of Australia)

20 December 1894

15 May 1978

Jeparit

Sagittarius

Gina RinehartGina Rinehart
(Mining Heiress)

09 February 1954

Perth

Aquarius

Peter GarrettPeter Garrett
(Member of the Australian House of Representatives)

16 April 1953

Wahroonga

Aries

Banjo PatersonBanjo Paterson
(Poet)

17 February 1864

05 February 1941

Orange

Aquarius

Pat RafterPat Rafter
(Tennis Player)

28 December 1972

Mount Isa

Capricorn

Rod LaverRod Laver
(Tennis player)

09 August 1938

Rockhampton

Leo

Mary MacKillopMary MacKillop
(Nun)

15 January 1842

08 August 1909

New South Wales

Capricorn

Douglas MawsonDouglas Mawson
(Explorer, Geologist)

05 May 1882

14 October 1958

Shipley

Taurus

Helmut NewtonHelmut Newton
(Fashion Photographer)

31 October 1920

23 January 2004

Berlin

Scorpio

Gregory John NormanGreg Norman
(Australian Golfer)

10 February 1955

Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia

Aquarius

Pauline HansonPauline Hanson
(Former Member of the Australian Parliament)

27 May 1954

Brisbane

Gemini

Barry MarshallBarry Marshall

30 September 1951

Kalgoorlie, Western Australia

Libra

Edmund BartonEdmund Barton
(Former Prime Minister of Australia)

18 January 1849

07 January 1920

Glebe

Capricorn

Clive PalmerClive Palmer
(Australian Politician)

26 March 1954

Melbourne

Aries

Percy GraingerPercy Grainger
(Musician, Composer, arranger and pianist)

08 July 1882

20 February 1961

Brighton

Cancer

Nellie MelbaNellie Melba
(Opera Singer)

19 May 1861

23 February 1931

Richmond

Taurus

John MonashJohn Monash
(Civil engineer)

27 June 1865

08 October 1931

Melbourne

Cancer

Elizabeth BlackburnElizabeth Blackburn

26 November 1948

Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

Sagittarius

John CurtinJohn Curtin
(14th Prime Minister of Australia)

08 January 1885

05 July 1945

Creswick

Capricorn

Patrick WhitePatrick White
(Australian Writer)

28 May 1912

30 September 1990

Knightsbridge, London, England

Gemini

David UnaiponDavid Unaipon
(Preacher)

28 September 1872

07 February 1967

South Australia

Libra

Howard FloreyHoward Florey
(Pathologist and Pharmacologist)

24 September 1898

21 February 1968

Adelaide, Australia

Libra

John Villiers FarrowJohn Farrow
(Film Director, Producer, Screenwriter)

10 February 1904

27 January 1963

Sydney, Australia

Aquarius

Henry LawsonHenry Lawson
(Writer)

17 June 1867

02 September 1922

Grenfell

Gemini

Penny WongPenny Wong
(Australian Senator)

05 November 1968

Kota Kinabalu

Scorpio

Alexa CurtisAlexa Curtis
(Singer)

04 January 2004

Gold Coast, Australia

Capricorn

Slim DustySlim Dusty
(Singer, Songwriter, Guitarist)

13 June 1927

19 September 2003

Kempsey, New South Wales, Australia

Gemini

Albert NamatjiraAlbert Namatjira
(Artist)

28 July 1902

08 August 1959

Hermannsburg

Leo

Victor ChangVictor Chang
(Surgeon)

21 November 1936

04 July 1991

Shanghai

Scorpio

V. Gordon ChildeV. Gordon Childe
(Archaeologist and Philologist)

14 April 1892

19 October 1957

Sydney

Aries

Charles Kingsford SmithCharles Kingsford Smith
(Aviator)

09 February 1897

08 November 1935

Hamilton

Aquarius

Alfred DeakinAlfred Deakin
(Former Prime Minister of Australia)

03 August 1856

07 October 1919

Melbourne

Leo

Cadel EvansCadel Evans
(Professional Road Racing Cyclist)

14 February 1977

Katherine

Aquarius

Bart CummingsBart Cummings
(Horse Trainer)

14 November 1927

30 August 2015

Adelaide, Australia

Scorpio

Henry ParkesHenry Parkes
(Politician)

27 May 1815

27 April 1896

Canley

Gemini

Claudia KarvanClaudia Karvan
(Film actress)

19 May 1972

Sydney

Taurus

Mal MeningaMal Meninga
(Coach)

08 July 1960

Bundaberg

Cancer

Dawn FraserDawn Fraser
(Swimmer)

04 September 1937

Balmain

Virgo

Lionel RoseLionel Rose
(Boxer)

21 June 1948

08 May 2011

Warragul

Gemini

Roy EmersonRoy Emerson
(Tennis Player)

03 November 1936

Blackbutt, Queensland

Scorpio

Judith Wright Judith Wright
(Australian Poet, Environmentalist, Campaigner for Aboriginal Land Rights)

31 May 1915

26 June 2000

Armidale

Gemini

Wally LewisWally Lewis
(Rugby Player)

01 December 1959

Hawthorne

Sagittarius

Edith Dircksey CowanEdith Cowan
(Social Campaigner)

02 August 1861

09 June 1932

Geraldton, Western Australia

Leo

Frank Macfarlane BurnetFrank Macfarlane Burnet
(Virologist & Noble Prize Laureate)

03 September 1899

31 August 1985

Traralgon

Virgo

Elizabeth Kenny Elizabeth Kenny
(Nurse & Health Administrator)

20 September 1880

30 November 1952

Warialda, New South Wales

Virgo

Eddie McGuireEddie McGuire
(Television presenter)

29 October 1964

Broadmeadows Vic

Scorpio

Mark OliphantMark Oliphant
(Physicist)

08 October 1901

14 July 2000

Kent Town

Libra

Peter C. DohertyPeter C. Doherty
(Scientist, Nobel Prize Winner)

Brisbane, Australia

Julia ZemiroJulia Zemiro
(Television presenter)

14 April 1967

Aix-en-Provence

Aries

Norman LindsayNorman Lindsay
(Artist)

22 February 1879

21 November 1969

Creswick

Pisces

Robin WarrenRobin Warren

11 June 1937

Adelaide, Australia

Gemini

Ian FrazerIan Frazer

06 January 1953

Glasgow, Scotland

Capricorn

Lawrence HargraveLawrence Hargrave
(Inventor & Explorer)

29 January 1850

14 July 1915

Greenwich

Aquarius

Edward Hammond Hargraves Edward Hargraves
(Gold Prospector)

07 October 1816

29 October 1891

Gosport, Hampshire

Libra

Albert JackaAlbert Jacka
(Victoria Cross Winner)

10 January 1893

17 January 1932

Winchelsea

Capricorn

Collette DinniganCollette Dinnigan
(Fashion designer)

24 September 1965

South Africa

Libra

John CornforthJohn Cornforth
(Nobel Prize Winner Chemist)

07 September 1917

08 December 2013

Sydney, Australia

Virgo

Sir Donald BradmanSir Donald Bradman
(Greatest Batsmen Ever)

27 August 1908

25 February 2001

Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia

Virgo

Betty CuthbertBetty Cuthbert
(Athlete)

20 April 1938

Sydney

Aries

Carl Ferdinand CoriCarl Ferdinand Cori
(Biochemist)

05 December 1896

20 October 1984

Prague, Czech Republic

Sagittarius

Catherine Helen Spence Catherine Helen Spence
(Author, Journalist & Politician)

31 October 1825

03 April 1910

Melrose, Scotland

Scorpio

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