Australians may come across to the world as fun loving people who like to lounge on the sunny beaches all day long, but don’t be misled by the externalities. They may love to enjoy themselves, but work always comes first; otherwise Australia would not count among the wealthiest nations in the world! The nation also boasts of a high living standard and is among the world leaders in health, education and economic freedom. None of these would have been possible had it not been for the dedication and resourcefulness of Australians who have worked hard to make their country such a wonderful place to live in.

Heath LedgerHeath Ledger
04 April 1979
Actor
Margot RobbieMargot Robbie
02 July 1990
Actress

Chris HemsworthChris Hemsworth
11 August 1983
Actor

Nicole KidmanNicole Kidman
20 June 1967
Actress

Cody SimpsonCody Simpson
11 January 1997
Singer

Liam HemsworthLiam Hemsworth
13 January 1990
Actor
Ruby RoseRuby Rose
20 March 1986
Model

Steve IrwinSteve Irwin
22 February 1962
Television Personality

Michael HutchenceMichael Hutchence
22 January 1960
Musician

Hugh JackmanHugh Jackman
12 October 1968
Actor, Producer
Olivia Newton-JohnOlivia Newton-John
26 September 1948
Singer, Actress

Isla FisherIsla Fisher
03 February 1976
Actress
Kylie MinogueKylie Minogue
28 May 1968
Singer-Songwriter and Actress

Rose ByrneRose Byrne
24 July 1979
Actress

Cate BlanchettCate Blanchett
14 May 1969
Actress
Rebel WilsonRebel Wilson
02 March 1980
Actress

Iggy AzaleaIggy Azalea
07 June 1990
Rapper
Guy PearceGuy Pearce
05 October 1967
Actor

Julian AssangeJulian Assange
03 July 1971
Computer programmer

Keith UrbanKeith Urban
26 October 1967
Musician
Katherine LangfordKatherine Langford
29 April 1996
Actress

Abbie CornishAbbie Cornish
07 August 1982
Actress, Rapper
Ben SimmonsBen Simmons
20 July 1996
Basketball Player

Portia de RossiPortia de Rossi
31 January 1973
Model

Joel EdgertonJoel Edgerton
23 June 1974
Actor

Luke Hemsworth Luke Hemsworth
05 November 1981
Actor
Ben MendelsohnBen Mendelsohn
03 April 1969
Actor
Nick CaveNick Cave
22 September 1957
Singer-songwriter

Miranda KerrMiranda Kerr
20 April 1983
Model

Jacob ElordiJacob Elordi
26 June 1997
Actor

Yvonne StrahovskiYvonne Strahovski
30 July 1982
Actress
Paul HoganPaul Hogan
08 October 1939
Comedian

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Errol FlynnErrol Flynn
20 June 1909
Actor

Hugo WeavingHugo Weaving
04 April 1960
Actor

Eric BanaEric Bana
09 August 1968
Actor, comedian

Teresa PalmerTeresa Palmer
26 February 1986
Actress
Travis FimmelTravis Fimmel
15 July 1979
Actor

Emily BrowningEmily Browning
07 December 1988
Actress
Brenton ThwaitesBrenton Thwaites
10 August 1989
Film Actor

Scott MorrisonScott Morrison
13 May 1968
Prime Minister of Australia

Terri IrwinTerri Irwin
20 July 1964
Naturalist
P L TraversP. L. Travers
09 August 1899
Writer & Journalist

Bob MorleyBob Morley
20 December 1984
Actor
Angus YoungAngus Young
31 March 1955
Co-founder & Lead Guitarist of the Hard Rock Band,

Bon ScottBon Scott
09 July 1946
 

Eliza TaylorEliza Taylor
24 October 1989
Actress

GotyeGotye
21 May 1980
Singer

Nia JaxNia Jax
29 May 1984
Professional Wrestler
Malcolm YoungMalcolm Young
06 January 1953
Musician

Jacinda BarrettJacinda Barrett
02 August 1972
Actress, Model

Dacre MontgomeryDacre Montgomery
22 November 1994
Actor

Troye SivanTroye Sivan
05 June 1995
Singer, Actor
Ned KellyNed Kelly
31 May 1855
Bushranger

Phoebe TonkinPhoebe Tonkin
12 July 1989
Actress
Josephine LangfordJosephine Langford
18 August 1997
Actress

Claire HoltClaire Holt
11 June 1988
Actress

Alycia Debnam-CareyAlycia Debnam-Carey
20 July 1993
Actress
Rolf HarrisRolf Harris
30 March 1930
Entertainer

Elle MacphersonElle Macpherson
29 March 1964
Model, Entrepreneur
Natalie ImbrugliaNatalie Imbruglia
04 February 1975
Singer-songwriter

Radha MitchellRadha Mitchell
12 November 1973
Actress, Producer

Nick VujicicNick Vujicic
04 December 1982
Evangelist
Adelaide KaneAdelaide Kane
09 August 1990
Actress

Deborra-Lee FurnessDeborra-Lee Furness
30 November 1955
Actress
Biggy NorrisBiggy Norris
24 September 2009
YouTuber

Delta GoodremDelta Goodrem
09 November 1984
Singer

Terence TaoTerence Tao
17 July 1975
Mathematician

Cassandra HarrisCassandra Harris
15 December 1948
Actor
Melissa GeorgeMelissa George
06 August 1976
Actress
Tilda Cobham-HerveyTilda Cobham-Hervey
31 August 1994
Actress

Aaron FinchAaron Finch
17 November 1986
Cricketer

Baz LuhrmannBaz Luhrmann
17 September 1962
Film Director

 Barry HumphriesBarry Humphries
17 February 1934
Comedian, Actor
Greta ScacchiGreta Scacchi
18 February 1960
Actress

Shanina ShaikShanina Shaik
11 February 1991
Model, Actress

Kalyn PongaKalyn Ponga
30 March 1998
Rugby Player

Claudia BlackClaudia Black
11 October 1972
Actress

Rachel WardRachel Ward
12 September 1957
Actress
Maia MitchellMaia Mitchell
18 August 1993
Actress, Singer

Richard RoxburghRichard Roxburgh
23 January 1962
Actor
Sarah SnookSarah Snook
28 July 1987
Actress

Jessica McNameeJessica McNamee
1986 AD
Actress

Rick SpringfieldRick Springfield
23 August 1949
Singer
Rod TaylorRod Taylor
11 January 1930
Actor

Essie DavisEssie Davis
07 January 1970
Actress
Mary, Crown Princess of DenmarkMary, Crown Princess of Denmark
05 February 1972
Princess

Glenn MaxwellGlenn Maxwell
14 October 1988
Cricketer

Poppy MontgomeryPoppy Montgomery
15 June 1972
Actress

Peter SingerPeter Singer
06 July 1946
Philosopher
James PackerJames Packer
08 September 1967
Business Tycoon

Anusha DandekarAnusha Dandekar
09 January 1982
VJ, Actress, Model
Diane CilentoDiane Cilento
05 October 1933
Actress

Dean LewisDean Lewis
21 October 1985
Singer
Harold HoltHarold Holt
05 August 1908
Former Prime Minister of Australia

Ellyse PerryEllyse Perry
03 November 1990
Sportswoman
Peter FinchPeter Finch
28 September 1916
Actor

A major player in the world economy, Australia’s contributions to the world in the fields of science and technology, literature, politics, and sports have been immense. The nation has given birth to several Nobel laureates like Howard Florey, Patrick White and Barry Marshall who have enriched the world in no small way. In fact, Australia has produced a remarkable number of Nobel laureates given her small population. When we talk of Australia, how can we forget cricket—and the Australians who have ruled the game? Read on to discover more about famous Australians.