Australian History (Part 12)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1101 - 1,200 of 1,430

  • 1976-06-02 Elly Hutton, Australian 100m sprinter (Olympics 1996)
  • 1976-06-03 Enda Markey, Irish/Australian entertainer
  • 1976-06-21 Nigel Lappin, Australian Rules Football defender (Brisbane Lions premiers 2001-03), born in Corowa, New South Wales
  • 1976-07-06 Nikki Mott, Australian field hockey forward (Olympics 1996)
  • 1976-07-10 Brendon Lade, Australian rules footballer
  • 1976-07-17 Matthew Holmes, Australian actor, born in Albury, Australia
  • 1976-07-20 Andrew Stockdale, Australian musician (Wolfmother)
  • 1976-07-24 Scott Logan, Brisbane QLD Australia, swimmer (Olympics 1996)
  • 1976-08-02 Sam Worthington, Australian actor, born in Godalming, United Kingdom
  • 1976-08-04 Andrew McLeod, Australian footballer
  • 1976-08-25 Sam Mackinnon, Australian basketball forward (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1976-09-01 Marcos Ambrose, Australian racing driver
  • 1976-09-04 Helen Denman, Australian swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Perth, Australia
  • 1976-09-06 Michael Nakamura, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics 1996), born in Nara, Japan
  • 1976-10-16 Ryan Fitzgerald, Australian football (AFL) player and media personality
  • 1976-10-24 Yanda Nossiter, Australian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1976-11-06 Jodi Martin, Australian singer-songwriter, born in Ceduna, Australia
  • 1976-11-09 Laura Csortan, Miss Universe-Congeniality (Australia, 1997), born in Brisbane, Australia
  • 1976-11-20 Elisa Blair, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1976-12-31 Craig Reucassel, Australian comedian, member of The Chaser, born in South Africa
  • 1977-01-06 Stacey Gartrell, Australian swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1977-01-17 Leigh Whannell, Australian screenwriter & actor, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1977-01-21 Al Baxter, Australian rugby union footballer
  • 1977-02-08 Barry Hall, Australian rules footballer
  • 1977-02-14 Cadel Evans, Australian cyclist, born in Katherine, Australia
  • 1977-02-20 Sarah Ryan, Adelaide SA Australia, swimmer (Olympics 1996)
  • 1977-02-24 Jason Akermanis, Australian rules footballer
  • 1977-02-26 James Wan, Malaysian-Australian film director (Saw, The Conjuring), born in Kuching, Malaysia
  • 1977-03-24 Darren Lockyer, Australian rugby league footballer
  • 1977-03-31 Garth Tander, Australian auto racer (Bathurst 1000: 2000, 09, 11), born in Perth, WA
  • 1977-04-17 Phil Jamieson, Australian singer (Grinspoon), born in Hornsby, New South Wales
  • 1977-04-24 Ryan Mitchell, Australian breaststroke swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Port Augusta, Australia
  • 1977-05-06 Trent Steed, Australian swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1977-05-07 Elton Flatley, Australian rugby union fly-half (38 caps; 187 points; Queensland Reds 114 games, 609 points), born in Tamworth, NSW
  • 1977-05-10 Chas Licciardello, Australian comedian, member of The Chaser
  • 1977-05-11 Matthew Newton, Australian actor
  • 1977-05-14 Ada Nicodemou, Australian actress
  • 1977-05-24 Kym Valentine, Australian actress (Neighbours), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1977-06-04 Quinten Hann, Australian former snooker player
  • 1977-06-15 Nina Liu, Australian actress
  • 1977-06-29 Sharon Cripps, Australian 100m/200m (Olympics 1996)
  • 1977-07-06 Con Blatsis, Australian footballer, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1977-07-10 Schapelle Corby, Australian convicted drug smuggler
  • 1977-07-26 Rebecca St. James, Australian Christian pop rock singer, born in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • 1977-08-13 Michael Klim, Polish Australian swimmer (Olympics 1996)
  • 1977-08-17 Nathan Deakes, Australian race walker
  • 1977-08-29 Charlie Pickering, Australian comedian, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1977-08-31 Craig Nicholls, Australian musician (The Vines)
  • 1977-09-12 Grant Denyer, Australian television personality and TV Host, born in Coffs Harbour, Australia
  • 1977-09-20 Ruth Moniz, NSW Australia, gymnast (Olympics 1996)
  • 1977-10-30 Charmian Faulkner, Australian crime victim (went missing with her mother from St Kilda, Victoria, Australia, in 1980), born in Colac, Victoria, Australia
  • 1977-11-13 Chanel Cole [Whalley], New Zealand-born Australian singer (Spook), born in Hamilton, New Zealand
  • 1977-11-18 Trent Barrett, Australian rugby league footballer
  • 1977-11-21 Myles Heskett, Australian musician (Wolfmother)
  • 1977-11-25 Marcus Marshall, Australian racing driver
  • 1977-12-22 Joanna Hughes, Australian gymnast (Olympics 1996), born in Victoria, Australia
  • 1977-12-28 Shane Elford, Australian rugby league player, born in Penrith, Australia
  • 1977-12-30 Grant Balfour, Australian baseball player
  • 1977-12-30 Scott Lucas, Australian rules footballer
  • 1978-01-11 Holly Brisley, Australian actress, born in Adelaide, Australia
  • 1978-02-12 Brett Hodgson, Australian rugby league footballer, born in Liverpool, Australia
  • 1978-03-06 Lara Cox, Australian Actress
  • 1978-03-09 Lucas Neill, Australian footballer, born in Sydney
  • 1978-03-21 Charmaine Dragun, Australian news anchor (d.2007)
  • 1978-03-24 Michael Braun, Australian rules footballer
  • 1978-04-04 Sam Moran, Australian entertainer (The Wiggles), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1978-04-14 Paul O'Brien, South African-Australian actor, born in South Africa
  • 1978-04-16 Matthew Lloyd, Australian rules footballer, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1978-04-21 Jacob Burns, Australian footballer
  • 1978-05-04 Brett Burton, Australian Football Player for the Adelaid Crows, born in Whyalla, Australia
  • 1978-05-14 Brent Harvey, Australian footballer
  • 1978-05-24 Jade Winter, Australian swimmer (Olympics 1996)
  • 1978-06-29 Sam Farrar, Australian-American bassist (Phantom Planet), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1978-06-30 Ben Cousins, Australian Football League player
  • 1978-07-20 Tamsyn Lewis, Australian athlete
  • 1978-08-10 Daniel Allsopp, Australian footballer
  • 1978-08-14 Kate Ritchie, Australian actress, born in Goulburn, Australia
  • 1978-09-11 Ben Lee, Australian musician and actor (The Rage in Placid Lake), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1978-10-01 Andrew JC Jackson, Australian surf lifesaver
  • 1978-10-12 Baden Cooke, Australian cyclist, born in Benalla, Victoria, Australia
  • 1978-10-23 Archie Thompson, Australian footballer
  • 1978-11-25 Lauren Hewitt, Australian 100m/200m runner (Olympics 1996)
  • 1978-12-28 Chris Coyne, Australian footballer (Bayswater City SC), born in Brisbane, Australia
  • 1979-01-01 Brody Dalle, Australian singer (The Distillers)
  • 1979-01-30 Karen Smith, Australian hockey player (Olympics 1996)
  • 1979-02-12 Jesse Spencer, Australian actor, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1979-02-18 Julia Greville, Australian swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Perth, Australia
  • 1979-02-22 Brett Emerton, Australian footballer, born in Bankstown, Australia
  • 1979-02-25 David Hoflin, Swedish-born Australian Actor
  • 1979-03-04 Geoff Huegill, Australian swimmer
  • 1979-04-04 Rebecca Stoyel, Australian gymnast (Olympics 1996)

Person of interestHeath Ledger

1979-04-04 Heath Ledger, Australian-American Actor (Brokeback Mountain, The Dark Knight), born in Perth, Western Australia (d. 2008)

Person of interestDaniel Johns

1979-04-22 Daniel Johns, Australian musician (Silverchair), born in Newcastle, New South Wales

Musician Daniel Johns
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Daniel Johns
  • 1979-04-27 Natasha Chokljat, Australian netball player, born in Tasmania, Australia
  • 1979-05-21 James Clancy Phelan, Australian novelist
  • 1979-05-27 Mile Sterjovski, Australian footballer
  • 1979-06-04 Daniel Vickerman, Australian rugby union player
  • 1979-06-27 Benjamin Speed, Australian musician and film composer (52 Tuesdays), born in Adelaide, Australia
  • 1979-06-28 Jimmy Spithill, Australian sailor (America's Cup winning helmsman 2010, 2013), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1979-06-29 Matthew Bode, Australian rules football player (Adelaide Football Club)

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