Australian History (Part 10)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 901 - 1,000 of 1,483

  • 1970-05-21 Carl Veart, Australian footballer, born in Whyalla, Australia
  • 1970-05-25 Danni Roche, Australian field hockey midfielder (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1970-05-27 Michael Blackburn, Australian laser sailor (Olympic bronze 2000), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1970-05-29 Natarsha Belling, Australian news presenter, born in Mudgee, Australia
  • 1970-06-04 Gary Lynagh, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-06-19 Claire Mitchell-Taverner, Australian field hockey midfielder (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-06-26 Nicole Richardson, Australian softball outfielder (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1970-07-02 Colin Edwin, Australian musician (Porcupine Tree)
  • 1970-07-04 Tony Vidmar, Australian former footballer, born in Adelaide, Australia
  • 1970-07-08 Lisa Powell, Australian field hockey forward (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1970-07-15 Julian Paynter, Australian 5k runner (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-07-18 Bronwyn Roye, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1970-08-04 Owen McMahon, Australian 470 class sailor (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-08-12 Alison Inverarity, Australian high jumper (Olympic 8th 1992, 96)
  • 1970-09-01 Jodi Lambert, Australian 100m/200m sprinter (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-09-06 Shane Heal, Australian basketball guard (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1970-09-12 Rebecca Joyce, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1970-10-07 Daniel Collins, Australian canoeist (World C'ship gold K-2 500m 1997; Olympic silver 2000), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1970-11-09 Melanie Roche, Australian softball pitcher (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Bankstown, New South Wales
  • 1970-11-11 Lee Battersby, Australian sci-fi and horror author, born in Nottingham, England
  • 1970-11-18 Peter Dutton, Australian politician, Minister for Home Affairs (2017-18), born in Brisbane, Australia
  • 1970-11-26 Dave Hughes, Australian comedian (Hughesy, We Have a Problem), born in Warrnambool, Victoria
  • 1970-11-28 Jason Day, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-12-14 Nadine Garner, Australian actress (The Still Point), born in Knoxfield, Victoria, Australia
  • 1971-01-17 Peter Winter, Australian decathlete (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1971-01-23 Marc Nelson, American R&B singer and songwriter, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1971-01-26 Lee Naylor, Australian 400m runner (Olympics 1996), born in Walsall, United Kingdom
  • 1971-02-07 Andrew Currey, Australian javelin thrower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-02-12 Shane Tonkin, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics 1996), born in Perth, Australia
  • 1971-02-25 Nova Peris, field hockey left halfback (Olympics 1996), born in Darwin, Australia
  • 1971-03-15 Patrick Reidy, Australian basketball forward (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1971-03-28 Damien Marsh, Australian 100m/200m swimmer (World Championship, 1995 -Silver medal), born in Goondiwindi, Queensland
  • 1971-04-01 Lachy Hulme, Australian actor and screenwriter
  • 1971-04-04 Jaime Fernandez, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-04-05 Stuart Peele, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-04-07 Stephen Brimacombe, Australian 100m/200m (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-04-20 Grant Smith, Australian field hockey forward (Olympics 1996), born in Canberra, Australia
  • 1971-04-24 Phil Rogers, Australian 100m breaststroker (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in Adelaide, South Australia
  • 1971-05-07 Cameron McFadzean, Australian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1971-05-10 Andrei Kravtsov, Queensland Australia, gymnast (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-05-17 Shaun Hart, Australian footballer
  • 1971-05-27 Wayne Carey, Australian rules footballer
  • 1971-05-30 Kyle Vander Kuyp, Australian 110m hurdler (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-05-31 Murray Hocking, Victoria Australia, badminton player (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-06-13 Broderick nonuplets, born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1971-06-15 Stuart Howell, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-06-21 Nicole Stevenson, Australian backstroker (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in Melbourne, Victoria

Person of interestJulian Assange

1971-07-03 Julian Assange, Australian founder of Wikileaks, born in Townsville, Queensland

Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange
Wikileaks Founder
Julian Assange
  • 1971-07-27 Brennon James Dowric, Australian gymnast (Olympics 1992, 96)
  • 1971-08-08 Steve Hinton, Australian baseball infielder (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-08-12 Jim Walker, Australian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1971-08-17 Shaun Rehn, Australian Rules footballer, born in Arno Bay, Australia
  • 1971-08-21 Robert Harvey, Australian Rules Footballer (St Kilda Football Club), born in Seaford, Australia
  • 1971-09-03 Glen Housman, Australian swimmer (Olympic silver 1992, 96), born in Rockhampton, Queensland
  • 1971-09-07 Tonny Jensen, Australian basketball guard (Olympics 1996), born in Wagga Wagga, Australia
  • 1971-09-17 David Hynes, Australian baseball outfielder (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-09-18 Kate Starre, Australian field hockey utility (Olympics 1996), born in Armadale, Australia
  • 1971-09-20 Andrew Lane, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-09-22 Ian Van Der Wal, swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Darwin, Australia
  • 1971-09-28 David Weightman, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-10-20 Dannii Minogue, Australian singer, sister of Kylie Minogue, born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1971-11-10 Kate Slatter, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-11-14 Marco Leonardi, Italian-Australian actor
  • 1971-11-15 Rohan Robinson, Australian hurdler (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-11-18 Kylie Hanigan, Australian 200m/400m runner (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-12-10 Amanda Hardy, Altona Australia, badminton player (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-12-14 Lisa-Marie Vizaniari, Australian discus and shot putter (Olympics 1996), born in Lake Cargelligo, New South Wales
  • 1971-12-21 Fenton Keogh, Australian celebrity chef
  • 1972-01-16 Greg Page, Australian musician and actor (The Wiggles), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1972-01-23 Tanya Harding, Australian softball pitcher (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Brisbane, Queensland
  • 1972-01-27 Janine Ilitch, Australian netballer
  • 1972-02-05 Mary, Crown Princess of Denmark, born in Hobart, Australia
  • 1972-02-06 Mark Labbrook, Australian 200m/400m runner (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1972-02-17 Richard MacQuire, Australian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1972-02-17 Tony Lawson, NSA Australia, diver (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-03-07 Marina Hatzakis, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1972-03-08 Angie Hart, Australian pop singer
  • 1972-03-09 Spencer Howson, Australian radio broadcaster, born in England
  • 1972-03-14 Clover Maitland, Australian field hockey goal keeper (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-04-05 Paul Okon, Australian former footballer
  • 1972-04-07 Joanne Brown, Australian softball catcher/1st baseman (Olym-bronze-96)
  • 1972-04-08 Katrina Powell, Australian field hockey striker (Olympics 1996), born in Canberra Australia
  • 1972-04-09 Craig Jones, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Queanbeyan, Australia
  • 1972-04-10 Richard Wearne, Australian rower (Olympics 1996) and photographer, born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1972-04-17 Benjamin Dodwell, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1972-04-22 Owen Finegan, Australian rugby union flanker (56 caps; ACT Brumbies, Leinster), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1972-05-03 Brett Hayman, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne
  • 1972-05-05 Ronald Snook, Australian rower (Olympics bronze 1996), born in Dalwallinu, Western Australia
  • 1972-05-09 Simon Hollingsworth, Australian 400m hurdler (Olympics 1992, 96)
  • 1972-05-11 Anita Hegh, Australian actress
  • 1972-05-25 Tony Ronaldson, Australian basketball forward (Olympics 1996), born in Adelaide, South Australia
  • 1972-05-30 Renita Farrell, Australian field hockey midfielder (Olympic Gold 1996, 2000), born in Townsville, Queensland
  • 1972-06-06 Jeff Williams, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-06-19 Poppy Montgomery, Australian actress (Without a Trace), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1972-06-24 Robbie McEwen, Australian cyclist
  • 1972-06-26 Jai Taurima, Australian long jumper (Olympics 1996), born in Southport, Queensland
  • 1972-07-11 Steven Richards, Australian racing driver
  • 1972-07-14 Deborah Mailman, Australian actress
  • 1972-07-23 Trisha Fallon, Australian basketball forward (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • 1972-07-27 Clint Robinson, Australian K-1 1k canoeist (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Brisbane, Queensland

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