Australian History (Part 13)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1201 - 1,300 of 1,483

  • 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
  • 1978-02-18 Josip Šimunić, Croatian footballer, born in Canberra, 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 - "Freak"), 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, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 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)
  • 1979-07-06 Nic Cester, Australian musician (Jet), born in Dingley, Melbourne, Australia
  • 1979-07-24 Rose Byrne, Australian actress
  • 1979-08-14 Paul Burgess, Australian athlete, born in Perth, Australia
  • 1979-08-28 Kristen Hughes, Australian netballer
  • 1979-09-21 Jaymee Ong, Chinese-Australian model
  • 1979-09-27 Christian Jones, Australian racing driver
  • 1979-09-27 Steve Simpson, Australian rugby league footballer
  • 1979-10-09 Todd Kelly, Australian racing driver, born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • 1979-10-24 Ben Gillies, Australian drummer (Silverchair), born in Newcastle, Australia
  • 1979-10-27 Melanie Vallejo, Australian TV actress (Power Rangers Mystic Force), born in Adelaide, Australia
  • 1979-11-10 Chris Joannou, Australian musician (Silverchair), born in Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
  • 1979-11-15 Brett Lancaster, Australian cyclist
  • 1979-11-16 Salli Wills, Australian gymnast (Olympics 1996)
  • 1979-11-30 Chris Atkinson, Australian rally driver
  • 1979-12-08 Daniel Fitzhenry, Australian rugby league footballer, born in Macksville, Australia
  • 1979-12-14 Sophie Monk, Australian actress, singer, and model, born in London
  • 1979-12-20 Michael Rogers, Australian cyclist, born in Barham, Australia
  • 1980-02-08 Cameron Muncey, Australian guitarist (Jet)
  • 1980-03-02 Rebel Wilson, Australian actress and producer (Pitch Perfect; Bridesmaids), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1980-03-08 Stephen Milne, Australian rules footballer
  • 1980-03-29 Amy Mathews, Australian actress
  • 1980-04-15 Willie Mason, Australian Rugby League Player
  • 1980-04-27 Talitha Cummins, Australian journalist (Seven News Brisbane), born in Gold Coast, Australia
  • 1980-05-06 Kasumi Takahashi, Australian rhythmic gymnast (Olympics 1996), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1980-05-09 Grant Hackett, Australian swimmer
  • 1980-05-22 Steven Baker, Australian rules footballer
  • 1980-05-24 Cecilia Cheung, Hong Kong-Australian actress (Fly Me To Polaris) and cantopop singer, born in Hong Kong
  • 1980-06-18 Craig Mottram, Australian middle distance runner (World C'ship bronze 2005, only non-African runner to medal in event since 1987), born in Frankston, Victoria
  • 1980-06-24 Andrew Jones, Australian racing driver
  • 1980-07-14 George Smith, Australian Rugby player, born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1980-07-22 Scott Dixon, New Zealand auto racer (IndyCar Drivers' champion 2003, 08, 13, 15, 18), born in Brisbane, Australia
  • 1980-07-27 Allan Davis, Australian cyclist, born in Ipswich, Queensland
  • 1980-08-18 Rob Nguyen, Australian racing driver, born in Brisbane, Australia
  • 1980-09-07 Sara Carrigan, Australian cyclist (Olympic gold, road race 2004), born in Gunnedah, New South Wales
  • 1980-09-18 Chris Tarrant, Australian Rules football player, born in Mildura, Australia
  • 1980-09-24 Dean Canto, Australian racing driver (Supercars), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1980-10-16 Timana Tahu, Australian Rugby League player
  • 1980-10-23 Jade Davidson, Australia, gymnast (Olympics 1996)
  • 1981-02-17 Lisa Skinner, Australian gymnast (Olympics 1996), born in Queensland, Australia
  • 1981-03-01 Will Power, Australian auto racer (Indianapolis 500 2018), born in Toowoomba, Queensland
  • 1981-03-08 Michael Beauchamp, Australian footballer
  • 1981-04-08 Rebecca Wilson, Australian gymnast (Olympics 1996), born in Queensland, Australia
  • 1981-05-11 Lauren Jackson, Australian basketball player, born in Albury, Australia
  • 1981-05-20 Mark Winterbottom, Australian racing driver
  • 1981-05-30 Ahmad Elrich, Australian footballer
  • 1981-06-22 Lisa Moro, Victoria Australia, gymnast (Olympics 1996)
  • 1981-06-28 Michael Crafter, Australian musician (I Killed The Prom Queen), born in Perth, Australia
  • 1981-07-01 Tadhg Kennelly, Irish-born Australian Rules footballer, (County Kerry 2009, Sydney Swans 2005 championships), born in Listowel, Ireland

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