University Of Sydney

Discover the notable alumni of University Of Sydney. The list includes people like Dolph Lundgren, Rose Byrne, Jacqueline Fernandez, Elle Macpherson & Tony Abbott. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as leaders, intellectuals & academics, writers, film & theater personalities and miscellaneous 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 Elle Macpherson

Elle Macpherson
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Model
Birthdate: March 29, 1964
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Killara, Australia
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 2 Ryan Kwanten

Ryan Kwanten
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Famous As: Actor, Producer
Birthdate: November 28, 1976
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 3 Dolph Lundgren

Dolph Lundgren
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Starred in Rocky IV as The Imposing Soviet Boxer 'Ivan Drago'
Birthdate: November 3, 1957
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Spånga, Sweden
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 4 Peter Weir

Peter Weir
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Famous As: Film director, Screenwriter
Birthdate: August 21, 1944
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sydney

 5 Gina Rinehart

Gina Rinehart
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Mining Heiress
Birthdate: February 9, 1954
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Perth, Australia

 6 Malcolm Turnbull

Malcolm Turnbull
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister of Australia (2015-18)
Birthdate: October 24, 1954
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

 7 Edmund Barton

Edmund Barton
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister of Australia (1901-03)
Birthdate: January 18, 1849
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Glebe, Australia
Died: January 7, 1920
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 8 Clive James

Clive James
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Famous As: Writer, Journalist, Literary critic
Birthdate: October 7, 1939
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kogarah, Australia
Died: November 24, 2019
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 9 Jacqueline Fernandez

Jacqueline Fernandez
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 2, 1985
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Manama, Bahrain
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 10 Ellyse Perry

Ellyse Perry
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Cricketer
Birthdate: November 3, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Wahroonga, Australia
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 11 William McMahon

William McMahon
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister of Australia (1971-72)
Birthdate: February 23, 1908
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Redfern, Australia
Died: March 31, 1988

 12 Colleen McCullough

Colleen McCullough
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Writer, Neurologist, Biographer, Science fiction writer
Birthdate: June 1, 1937
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Wellington
Died: January 29, 2015

 13 Derek Muller

Derek Muller
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Famous As: Science communicator, filmmaker, television personality and inventor, who is best known for his YouTube channel Veritasium
Birthdate: November 9, 1982
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Traralgon, Australia
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 14 Jamie Parker

Jamie Parker
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 14, 1979
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Middlesbrough, Cleveland, England, UK

 15 Akhilesh Yadav

Akhilesh Yadav
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: National president of the Samajwadi Party who served as the 20th Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh from 2012 to 2017
Birthdate: July 1, 1973
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Saifai, Uttar Pradesh, India

 16 Andrew O'Keefe

Andrew O'Keefe
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Famous As: Known for hosting the game show Deal or No Deal.
Birthdate: October 1, 1971
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 17 Nicola McDermott

Nicola McDermott
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: High jumper
Birthdate: December 28, 1996
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: North Gosford, Australia
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 18 Christopher Doyle

Christopher Doyle
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Famous As: Cinematographer
Birthdate: May 2, 1952
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

 19 Julian McMahon

Julian McMahon
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 27, 1968
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 20 Peter FitzSimons

Peter FitzSimons
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Famous As: Rugby union player, Biographer
Birthdate: June 29, 1961
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Wahroonga

 21 Sam Dastyari

Sam Dastyari
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: First person of Iranian origin to sit in the Australian Parliament
Birthdate: July 28, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sari, Iran

 22 Charles Perkins

Charles Perkins
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Soccer player
Birthdate: June 16, 1936
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Alice Springs, Australia
Died: October 19, 2000

 23 Gladys Berejiklian

Gladys Berejiklian
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 22, 1970
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

 24 Anthony Albanese

Anthony Albanese
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: March 2, 1963
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia

 25 Bruce Beresford

Bruce Beresford
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Famous As: Film director who has made more than 30 feature films over a 50-year career.
Birthdate: August 16, 1940
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

 26 Michael Taussig

Michael Taussig
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Famous As: Anthropologist, University teacher
Birthdate: April 3, 1940
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Sydney

 27 Joe Hockey

Joe Hockey
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Former Treasurer of Australia
Birthdate: August 2, 1965
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: North Sydney, Australia
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 28 V. Gordon Childe

V. Gordon Childe
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Famous As: Archaeologist
Birthdate: April 14, 1892
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
Died: October 19, 1957

 29 Sikhanyiso Dlamini

Sikhanyiso Dlamini
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Minister of Information, Communication and Technology (Eswatini) since 2018
Birthdate: September 1, 1987
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mbabane, Swaziland

 30 Stephanie Jacobsen

Stephanie Jacobsen
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Famous As: Role as Jesse on the Fox series Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles
Birthdate: June 22, 1980
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: British Hong Kong
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 31 A. D. Hope

A. D. Hope
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: July 21, 1907
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Cooma, Australia
Died: July 13, 2000

 32 John Cornforth

John Cornforth
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: September 7, 1917
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
Died: December 8, 2013
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 33 Georgina Wilson

Georgina Wilson
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Model
Birthdate: February 12, 1986
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Wichita, Kansas, United States

 34 Geraldine Brooks

Geraldine Brooks
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: September 14, 1955
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

 35 Kate Grenville

Kate Grenville
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: October 14, 1950
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

 36 Mark Latham

Mark Latham
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Trade unionist
Birthdate: February 28, 1961
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ashcroft

 37 Tupou IV

Tupou IV
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Famous As: King of Tonga
Birthdate: July 4, 1918
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Nukuʿalofa, Tonga
Died: September 10, 2006

 38 Sir Charles Mackerras

Sir Charles Mackerras
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Conductor
Birthdate: November 17, 1925
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Schenectady, New York, United States
Died: July 14, 2010

 39 Bernard Foley

Bernard Foley
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Rugby union player
Birthdate: September 8, 1989
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sydney
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 40 Rohan Browning

Rohan Browning
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Sprinter
Birthdate: December 31, 1997
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 41 Lucy Turnbull

Lucy Turnbull
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: March 30, 1958
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mittagong

 42 Bronwyn Bishop

Bronwyn Bishop
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Solicitor
Birthdate: October 19, 1942
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sydney

 43 Bob Brown

Bob Brown
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Physician
Birthdate: December 27, 1944
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Oberon

 44 Marie Bashir

Marie Bashir
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Engineer, Psychiatrist, Physician, University teacher
Birthdate: December 1, 1930
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Narrandera

 45 James D. Wolfensohn

James D. Wolfensohn
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: December 1, 1933
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

 46 J. L. Mackie

J. L. Mackie
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Famous As: Philosopher, University teacher
Birthdate: August 25, 1917
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sydney
Died: December 12, 1981

 47 John Harsanyi

John Harsanyi
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Famous As: Economist
Birthdate: May 29, 1920
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: August 9, 2000

 48 H. V. Evatt

H. V. Evatt
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 30, 1894
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: East Maitland, Australia
Died: November 2, 1965

 49 Neville Wran

Neville Wran
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 11, 1926
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paddington
Died: April 20, 2014

 50 Arthur Morris

Arthur Morris
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Cricketer
Birthdate: January 19, 1922
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bondi, Australia
Died: August 22, 2015
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
The University of Sydney, best known for its educational facilities is ranked among the ten most beautiful universities globally. Established in 1850, this university comprises people from diversified cultures and traditions. The QS World University Rankings has placed the university among the top 50 universities for excelling in research and education. The University of Sydney has more than 320,000 alumni, among who are a large number of people who turned out to be famous personalities. Michael Donald Kirby, former Justice of the High Court of Australia, graduated at the University of Sydney in different genres of law, arts, and Economics. The alumnus also received the master’s degree and represented the university as Students' Representative Council and President of the University of Sydney Union. Sir Edmund Barton, first Prime Minister of Australia from 1901 to 1903, bagged the university medal in classics from the University of Sydney. Barton left his political career and became the founding justice of the High Court of Australia. Edward Gough Whitlam, the 21st Prime Minister also studied at the University. Malcolm Turnbull, the 29th Prime Minister; John Winston Howard, the 25th Prime Minister; Tony Abbott, the 28th Prime Minister all received their education from the University of Sydney. Besides Politicians, The university has also gives us actors, scientists, doctors, entrepreneurs and many more. Scroll down to get more information on the famous alumni of the University of Sydney.