University Of Queensland Notable Alumni

Discover the notable alumni of University Of Queensland. The list includes people like Robert Forster, Norman Lindsay, Peter C. Doherty, Geoffrey Rush & Peter Cosgrove. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as leaders, miscellaneous, film & theater personalities, sportspersons and scientists etc.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Geoffrey Rush

Geoffrey Rush
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 6, 1951
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Toowoomba, Australia
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 2 Clive Palmer

Clive Palmer
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Australian Politician
Birthdate: March 26, 1954
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Melbourne
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 3 Terri Irwin

Terri Irwin
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Naturalist Who is The Owner of Australia Zoo in 'Beerwah, Queensland'
Birthdate: July 20, 1964
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Eugene, Oregon, United States
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 4 Jack Thompson (Actor)

Jack Thompson (Actor)
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 31, 1940
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Manly
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 5 Alan Jones

Alan Jones
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Famous As: Former radio broadcaster, Rugby union coaches
Birthdate: April 13, 1941
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Oakey, Queensland, Australia

 6 Norman Lindsay

Norman Lindsay
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: February 22, 1879
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Creswick, Australia
Died: November 21, 1969

 7 Lis Wiehl

Lis Wiehl
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Author of fiction and nonfiction books, and a legal analyst
Birthdate: August 19, 1961
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Yakima, Washington, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 8 Peter Cosgrove

Peter Cosgrove
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: July 28, 1947
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

 9 Storm Keating

Storm Keating
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Famous As: Fashion Designer, Producer, Director
Birthdate: October 27, 1981
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Childers, Queensland, Australia
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 10 Peter C. Doherty

Peter C. Doherty
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Scientist, Nobel Prize Winner
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia

 11 Annastacia Palaszczuk

Annastacia Palaszczuk
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 39th Premier of Queensland
Birthdate: July 25, 1969
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Durack, Australia

 12 Bob Katter

Bob Katter
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Member of the Australian Parliament for Kennedy since 1993
Birthdate: May 22, 1945
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Cloncurry, Australia
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 13 Quentin Bryce

Quentin Bryce
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Teacher, Lawyer
Birthdate: December 23, 1942
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Brisbane

 14 Joh Bjelke-Petersen

Joh Bjelke-Petersen
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: January 13, 1911
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dannevirke, New Zealand
Died: April 23, 2005

 15 Ken Ham

Ken Ham
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Evangelist, Creationism
Birthdate: October 20, 1951
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cairns Cairns, Queensland, Australia

 16 Kate Morton

Kate Morton
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: writer
Birthdate: 1976 AD
Birthplace: Berri

 17 Janet Fielding

Janet Fielding
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 9, 1953
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brisbane

 18 John Eales

John Eales
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Entrepreneur, Rugby union player
Birthdate: June 27, 1970
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brisbane
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 19 David Malouf

David Malouf
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer Known for his 1993 novel Remembering Babylon
Birthdate: March 20, 1934
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia

 20 Mark McGowan

Mark McGowan
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 30th Premier of Western Australia
Birthdate: July 13, 1967
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Newcastle, Australia

 21 Campbell Newman

Campbell Newman
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Civil engineer, Engineer, Politician
Birthdate: August 12, 1963
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Canberra

 22 Thea Astley

Thea Astley
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: August 25, 1925
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Queensland, Australia
Died: August 17, 2004

 23 Bill Hayden

Bill Hayden
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Diplomat, Politician
Birthdate: January 23, 1933
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brisbane

 24 Dane Bird-Smith

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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Race walker
Birthdate: July 15, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kippa-Ring, Australia
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 25 George Brandis

George Brandis
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Lawyer
Birthdate: June 22, 1957
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sydney

 26 Wayne Swan

Wayne Swan
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: June 30, 1954
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Nambour

 27 Raymond Dart

Raymond Dart
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Famous As: Anatomist
Birthdate: February 4, 1893
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia
Died: November 22, 1988

 28 Johann Olav Koss

Johann Olav Koss
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Speed skater
Birthdate: October 29, 1968
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Drammen, Norway
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 29 Wayne Goss

Wayne Goss
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Politician, Lawyer
Birthdate: February 26, 1951
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Mundubbera, Australia
Died: November 10, 2014

 30 Deborah Priya Henry

Deborah Priya Henry
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Beauty pageant contestant, Model, Socialite
Birthdate: July 21, 1985
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 31 Alex Baumann

Alex Baumann
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Former Swimmer who won two gold medals and set two world records at the 1984 Summer Olympics
Birthdate: April 21, 1964
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Prague, Czech Republic
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 32 Taneti Maamau

Taneti Maamau
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 6th President of Kiribati
Birthdate: September 16, 1960
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Onotoa Island, Kiribati

 33 Eric Partridge

Eric Partridge
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Famous As: Lexicographer
Birthdate: February 6, 1894
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Waimata Valley, New Zealand
Died: June 1, 1979

 34 Peter Slipper

Peter Slipper
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Farmer
Birthdate: February 14, 1950
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ipswich

 35 Dorothy Hill

Dorothy Hill
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Geologist, Paleontologist
Birthdate: September 10, 1907
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Died: April 23, 1997

 36 John-Paul Langbroek

John-Paul Langbroek
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Who has been a member of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland
Birthdate: January 31, 1961
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Assen, Netherlands

 37 Andrew N. Liveris

Andrew N. Liveris
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 5, 1954
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Darwin

 38 Ahmed Shaheed

Ahmed Shaheed
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Diplomat
Birthdate: January 27, 1964
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Maldives

 39 Harry Gibbs

Harry Gibbs
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Justice
Birthdate: February 7, 1917
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
Died: June 25, 2005

 40 Robert Newbery

Robert Newbery
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Diver
Birthdate: January 2, 1979
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Australia

 41 Fatafehi Tuipelehake

Fatafehi Tuipelehake
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: 11th Prime Minister of Tonga
Birthdate: January 7, 1922
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Died: April 10, 1999

 42 David Theile

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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Swimmer, Surgeon
Birthdate: January 17, 1938
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Maryborough, Australia
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 43 Andrew McGahan

Andrew McGahan
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: October 10, 1966
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dalby, Queensland, Australia
Died: February 1, 2019

 44 Alf Howard

Alf Howard
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Explorer, Scientist
Birthdate: April 30, 1906
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Camberwell, Australia
Died: July 4, 2010

 45 Hassan Saeed

Hassan Saeed
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer, Politician
Birthdate: 1970 AD
Birthplace: Maldives

 46 Maddison Keeney

Maddison Keeney
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Diver
Birthdate: May 23, 1996
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Auckland, New Zealand
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 47 Eva Burrows

Eva Burrows
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: September 15, 1929
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Newcastle, Australia
Died: March 20, 2015
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