Famous People Born In Wellington

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 1 
Russell Crowe
(Actor Best Known for His Roles in the Films 'Gladiator', 'The Insider' and 'A Beautiful Mind')
Russell Crowe
48
Birthdate: April 7, 1964
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 2 
Karl Urban
(New Zealand Actor Known for His TV Series ‘Xena: Warrior Princess’)
Karl Urban
29
Birthdate: June 7, 1972
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 3 
Thomasin McKenzie
33
Birthdate: July 26, 2000
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 4 
Antony Starr
(Actor famous for his portrayal of twins Van and Jethro West in the hit New Zealand television series Outrageous Fortune)
Antony Starr
9
Birthdate: October 25, 1975
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
Katherine Mansfield
5
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 14, 1888
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: January 9, 1923
 6 
Julian Dennison
(Known for His Role as Ricky Baker in the Movie 'Hunt for the Wilderpeople')
Julian Dennison
18
Birthdate: October 26, 2002
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 7 
Nancy Wake
(British Agent who Led the Maquis Groups of the French Resistance - One of the Most Decorated Servicewomen During WW II)
Nancy Wake
11
Birthdate: August 30, 1912
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: August 7, 2011
 8 
Bret McKenzie
(Comedian)
Bret McKenzie
4
Birthdate: June 29, 1976
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 9 
Lee Tamahori
(Film director, Actor)
Lee Tamahori
5
Birthdate: June 17, 1950
Sun Sign: Gemini
 10 
Sam Hammington
(New Zealander Australian Comedian Who is Primarily Active in South Korea)
Sam Hammington
1
Birthdate: July 31, 1977
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 11 
Brooke Fraser
(Singer and songwriter best known for her hit single)
Brooke Fraser
3
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: December 15, 1983
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 12 
Kerry Fox
(Actor)
Kerry Fox
3
Birthdate: July 30, 1966
Sun Sign: Leo
 13 
Richard Curtis
(Screenwriter, Film director, Film producer, Television producer, Writer)
Richard Curtis
5
Birthdate: November 8, 1956
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 14 
Mako Vunipola
(Rugby union player)
Mako Vunipola
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 14, 1991
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 15 
Robbie Magasiva
0
Birthdate: May 21, 1972
Sun Sign: Gemini
 16 
Jane Campion
(Screenwriter, Film director, Actor)
Jane Campion
11
Birthdate: April 30, 1954
Sun Sign: Taurus
 17 
Julian Savea
(New Zealand Rugby Union Player)
Julian Savea
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 7, 1990
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 18 
Sala Baker
(Actor, Film actor)
Sala Baker
1
Birthdate: September 22, 1976
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 19 
Ma'a Nonu
(Rugby Union Player)
Ma'a Nonu
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 21, 1982
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 20 
Rachin Ravindra
(Cricketer debut for the New Zealand cricket team in September 2021)
Rachin Ravindra
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 18, 1999
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 21 
Fran Walsh
(Screenwriter, film producer who has won three Academy Awards for the final film of the trilogy, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King)
Fran Walsh
3
Birthdate: January 10, 1959
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 22 
Ardie Savea
(Rugby Union Player)
Ardie Savea
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 14, 1993
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 23 
Sally Martin
2
Birthdate: May 14, 1985
Sun Sign: Taurus
 24 
Anouska Hempel
(She is a noted figure in London society)
Anouska Hempel
0
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: December 13, 1941
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 25 
Niki Caro
(Director known for 2002 film Whale Rider was critically praised and won a number of awards)
Niki Caro
3
Birthdate: September 20, 1966
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 26 
Wynton Rufer
(Football Striker)
Wynton Rufer
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 29, 1962
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 27 
Willy Moon
(Musician)
Willy Moon
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: June 2, 1989
Sun Sign: Gemini
 28 
Lima Sopoaga
(Rugby union fly-half position)
Lima Sopoaga
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 3, 1991
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 29 
Liberato Cacace
(Football Left-Back Position)
Liberato Cacace
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 27, 2000
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 30 
Kosta Barbarouses
(Footballer winger position)
Kosta Barbarouses
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 19, 1990
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 31 
Michala Banas
(Actress notable for her appearances in episodes of Round the Twist and Something in the Air)
Michala Banas
1
Birthdate: November 14, 1978
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
 32 
Jeetan Patel
(Cricketer known as a bowler with teams like Wellington and Warwickshire)
Jeetan Patel
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 7, 1980
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 33 
Antonia Prebble
(Best known for her role as Loretta West in the series Outrageous Fortune)
Antonia Prebble
2
Birthdate: June 6, 1984
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 34 
Nelson Asofa-Solomona
(Rugby league Footballer)
Nelson Asofa-Solomona
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 29, 1996
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)
 35 
Georgina Beyer
(politician)
Georgina Beyer
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1957
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 36 
Marko Stamenic
(Football Midfielder)
Marko Stamenic
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 19, 2002
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 37 
Mose Masoe
(Rugby Player)
Mose Masoe
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 17, 1989
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 38 
Victor Vito
(rugby union player)
Victor Vito
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 27, 1987
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 39 
Jordan Rapana
(Rugby League Player)
Jordan Rapana
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 15, 1989
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 40 
Ezi Magbegor
(Basketball player center position)
Ezi Magbegor
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 13, 1999
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 41 
Nik Tzanev
(Football player - Goalkeeper)
Nik Tzanev
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 23, 1996
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 42 
David Edward Kirk
(Former New Zealand Rugby Union Player)
David Edward Kirk
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 5, 1960
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 43 
Michael King
(Historian & Biographer)
Michael King
0
Birthdate: December 15, 1945
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: March 30, 2004
 44 
Ruby Tui
(Gold medal in rugby sevens at the 2020 Summer Olympics)
Ruby Tui
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 13, 1991
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 45 
Patricia Grace
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 17, 1937
Sun Sign: Leo
 46 
Isaac Fe'aunati
(Former rugby union player number eight position)
Isaac Fe'aunati
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 23, 1973
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 47 
Jack Marshall
(28th Prime Minister of New Zealand)
Jack Marshall
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 5, 1912
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: August 30, 1988
 48 
Danny Levi
(Rugby league player)
Danny Levi
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 5, 1995
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 49 
Michael Hardie Boys
(17th Governor-General of New Zealand)
Michael Hardie Boys
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: October 6, 1931
Sun Sign: Libra
 50 
William Hayward Pickering
(Engineer and physicist)
William Hayward Pickering
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: December 24, 1910
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: March 15, 2004