Famous People Born In Christchurch

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 1 
Ben Stokes
(British Cricketer)
Ben Stokes
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 4, 1991
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 2 
Rob Hall
(Mountaineer)
Rob Hall
12
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 14, 1961
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: May 11, 1996
 3 
Richard Hadlee
(Cricketer)
Richard Hadlee
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 3, 1951
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 4 
Brendan Cole
(Ballroom Dancer)
Brendan Cole
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 23, 1976
Sun Sign: Taurus
 5 
Hayley Westenra
(Classical crossover artist best known as member of Irish folk group Celtic Woman)
Hayley Westenra
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: April 10, 1987
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 6 
Brooke Williams
3
Birthdate: January 3, 1984
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 7 
Michelle Ang
(Actress known for her work on Fear the Walking Dead: Flight 462)
Michelle Ang
2
Birthdate: October 17, 1983
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 8 
Michael Leitch
(Rugby union player as back row)
Michael Leitch
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 7, 1988
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 9 
Stephen Fleming
(One of New Zealand's Best Batsmen)
Stephen Fleming
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 1, 1973
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 10 
Shane Bond
(One of the Greatest Fast Bowlers in the History of New Zealand Cricket)
Shane Bond
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 7, 1975
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 11 
Bic Runga
(New Zealand Pop Singer Known for Her Hit Single ‘Sway')
Bic Runga
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 13, 1976
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 12 
Richie Mo'unga
(Rugby union player)
Richie Mo'unga
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 25, 1994
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 13 
Graham Henry
(Association football player, Cricketer, Rugby union player, Rugby union coach)
Graham Henry
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 8, 1946
Sun Sign: Gemini
 14 
Luke Thompson
(Rugby union player)
Luke Thompson
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 16, 1981
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 15 
Ngaio Marsh
(Writer, Theatre director, Novelist, Autobiographer, Screenwriter, Stage actor, Film actor)
Ngaio Marsh
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 23, 1895
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: February 18, 1982
 16 
Tim Kano
(Actor known for his role as Leo Tanaka on Neighbours)
Tim Kano
0
Birthdate: September 2, 1986
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 17 
Charles Upham
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 21, 1908
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: November 22, 1994
 18 
Anton Lienert-Brown
(Rugby Player)
Anton Lienert-Brown
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 15, 1995
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 19 
Andrew Caddick
(Former cricketer who was was a successful bowler for England for a decade taking 13 five-wicket hauls in Test matches)
Andrew Caddick
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 21, 1968
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 20 
Ryan Nelsen
(Former New Zealand Professional Football Player and Former Head Coach)
Ryan Nelsen
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 18, 1977
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 21 
Len Lye
(artist, film director, sculptor)
Len Lye
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Birthdate: June 5, 1901
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: May 15, 1980
 22 
Colin Slade
(Rugby union player)
Colin Slade
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 10, 1987
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 23 
Keri Hulme
(New Zealand Author Who Won the 'Booker Prize' for Her Debut Novel)
Keri Hulme
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 9, 1947
Sun Sign: Pisces
 24 
Patrick Tuipulotu
(Rugby Player)
Patrick Tuipulotu
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 23, 1993
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)
 25 
Wyatt Crockett
(Rugby union player)
Wyatt Crockett
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 24, 1983
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 26 
Scribe
(Rapper)
Scribe
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 29, 1979
Sun Sign: Gemini
 27 
Riki Ellison
(American Football player)
Riki Ellison
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 15, 1960
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 28 
Aaron Mauger
(Rugby union player)
Aaron Mauger
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 29, 1980
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 29 
Anthony Wilding
(Tennis player and soldier)
Anthony Wilding
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 31, 1883
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: May 9, 1915
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 30 
Andrea Hewitt
(Triathlete)
Andrea Hewitt
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 4, 1982
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 31 
Ray Columbus
(Former Lead singer of Ray Columbus & the Invaders, his best-known hit was)
Ray Columbus
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 4, 1942
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: November 29, 2016
 32 
Hugh McCutcheon
(Volleyball player)
Hugh McCutcheon
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 13, 1969
Sun Sign: Libra
 33 
Kate Webb
(Journalist)
Kate Webb
0
Birthdate: March 24, 1943
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: May 13, 2007
 34 
Joe Moody
(Rugby union player)
Joe Moody
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 18, 1988
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 35 
Stephen Bachop
(Former Rugby union player first five-eighth position)
Stephen Bachop
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 2, 1966
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 36 
Nathan Cohen
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 2, 1986
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 37 
Graeme Bachop
(Former Rugby union player Halfback position)
Graeme Bachop
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 11, 1967
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 38 
Boh Runga
(Singer, Songwriter)
Boh Runga
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 1969 AD
 39 
Eddy Pettybourne
(Rugby league player prop position)
Eddy Pettybourne
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 13, 1988
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 40 
Annelise Coberger
(Alpine skier)
Annelise Coberger
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 16, 1971
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 41 
Neroli Fairhall
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 26, 1944
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: June 11, 2006
 42 
Olivia Merry
(Field hockey player)
Olivia Merry
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 16, 1992
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 43 
Dick Motz
(Cricketer)
Dick Motz
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 12, 1940
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: April 29, 2007
 44 
Hayden Shaw
(Field hockey player, Cricketer)
Hayden Shaw
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 31, 1980
Sun Sign: Virgo
 45 
Colin Murdoch
(Pharmacist, veterinary chemist, and inventor)
Colin Murdoch
4
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: February 6, 1929
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: May 4, 2008