Famous People From Australia
Peter SingerPeter Singer
06 July 1946
Philosopher
Douglas MawsonDouglas Mawson
05 May 1882
Explorer, Geologist

V. Gordon ChildeV. Gordon Childe
14 April 1892
Archaeologist and Philologist

Ferdinand von MuellerFerdinand von Mueller
30 June 1825
Botanist and Geographer

George PellGeorge Pell
08 June 1941
Theologian, Catholic priest

Yanis VaroufakisYanis Varoufakis
24 March 1961
Economist, Politician, Professor, Non-fiction
Richard FarleighRichard Farleigh
09 November 1960
Chess player, Investor, Businessperson

David ChalmersDavid Chalmers
20 April 1966
Philosopher, University teacher

Elton MayoElton Mayo
26 December 1880
Psychologist, University teacher, Sociologist
Tim FlanneryTim Flannery
28 January 1956
Biologist, Paleontologist, Zoologist,

Michael HallidayMichael Halliday
13 April 1925
Linguist, Philosopher, Educationist, University
Brian SchmidtBrian Schmidt
24 February 1967
Astronomer, University teacher

Ian PlimerIan Plimer
12 February 1946
Geologist

Peter CostelloPeter Costello
14 August 1957
Economist, Politician, Lawyer, Investment banker

Steve KeenSteve Keen
28 March 1953
Economist

J. L. MackieJ. L. Mackie
25 August 1917
Philosopher, University teacher
Alexander DownerAlexander Downer
09 September 1951
Economist, Diplomat, Politician

Bill MollisonBill Mollison
04 May 1928
scientist, naturalist, psychologist

Joseph JacobsJoseph Jacobs
29 August 1854
Literary critic, Literary historian, Folklorist,

John HewsonJohn Hewson
28 October 1946
Economist, Politician
Fiona WoodFiona Wood
02 February 1958
Plastic surgeon, Physician

Rene RivkinRene Rivkin
06 June 1944
Stockbroker
Rosi BraidottiRosi Braidotti
28 September 1954
Philosopher, University teacher, Feminist

Keith WindschuttleKeith Windschuttle
1942 AD
historian

Geoffrey BlaineyGeoffrey Blainey
11 March 1930
Historian
J. J. C. SmartJ. J. C. Smart
16 September 1920
Philosopher, University teacher

Raymond DartRaymond Dart
04 February 1893
Anthropologist, Archaeologist, Prehistorian,
Hubert WilkinsHubert Wilkins
31 October 1888
Explorer

Richard BonyngeRichard Bonynge
29 September 1930
Conductor, Pianist

Michael TaussigMichael Taussig
03 April 1940
Anthropologist, University teacher
Hedley BullHedley Bull
10 June 1932
Political scientist, University teacher

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Tony AttwoodTony Attwood
09 February 1952
Psychologist
Colin BarnettColin Barnett
15 July 1950
Economist, Politician

Glenn StevensGlenn Stevens
23 January 1958
Economist, Banker

Samuel AlexanderSamuel Alexander
06 January 1859
British philosopher

John PassmoreJohn Passmore
09 September 1914
Philosopher
Phillip KnightleyPhillip Knightley
23 January 1929
Journalist, Historian
James D. WolfensohnJames D. Wolfensohn
01 December 1933
Lawyer

John EcclesJohn Eccles
27 January 1903
philosopher, neuroscientist, physician, university