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Kylie Minogue

Pop Star & Singer Kylie Minogue
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Profession: Pop Star & Singer

Nationality:
Australia
Australian

Why Famous: The Australian singer and actress came to fame playing the role of Charlene in Australian soap "Neighbours" opposite love interest Jason Donovan, but went on to become an international singing star.

Some of her most famous songs include "Can't Get You Out of My Head", "Spinning Around" and "I Should Be so Lucky".

Her singing career began working with the British pop outfit Stock, Aitken & Waterman before developing a more mature image with later albums. Minogue has mostly stayed loyal to her disco-inspired sound and is known for her stage shows, sexy image and large gay fanbase.

Born: May 28, 1968
Birthplace: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Age: 52 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini

Events in the Life of Kylie Minogue

  • 1987-07-13 Kylie Minogue releases her debut single "Locomotion"
  • 2001-09-08 Kylie Minogue releases her single "I Just Can't Get You Out of My Head", the biggest of her career
  • 2005-05-17 Singer Kylie Minogue is diagnosed with breast cancer at 36
  • 2019-06-30 The Killers headline the Gastonbury Music festival with Kylie Minogue playing the Pyramid stage 14 years after cancer forced her to cancel