35 Famous People from Australia

Can you name 35 famous people from Australia?
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Last updated: August 31, 2022
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First submittedMarch 18, 2021
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First Australian Victoria's Secret model
Miranda Kerr
Actor most famous for his role as the god Thor in the Avengers film series
Chris Hemsworth
Singer-songwriter, model and actress whose famous song is Torn
Natalie Imbruglia
Writer whose The Female Eunuch became an international best seller in 1970
Germaine Greer
Prime Minister who promoted immigration and who sent troops to Korea and Vietnam
Robert Menzies
Actor, comedian famous for playing in Crocodile Dundee film series
Paul Hogan
Composer of ‘Waltzing Matilda’ a song often considered the unofficial anthem of Australia
Andrew Banjo Paterson
Motivational speaker born with tetra-amelia syndrome (absence of arms and legs)
Nick Vujicic
Model, actor and tv presenter who appearing on several covers of Sports Illustrated
Elle Macpherson
Actor who played in Black Hawk Down, Hulk, Troy and Munich
Eric Bana
Greatest batsman in the game of Cricket, arguably the greatest cricketer ever
Sir Don Bradman
Singer and actress who sister Dannii is also singer
Kylie Minogue
Editor-in-chief of the controversial whistle-blowing website Wikileaks
Julian Assange
Labour Party Prime Minister who made Australia fully independent from the UK
Bob Hawke
Singer whose top songs are Chandelier and "Cheap Thrills
Racing driver who is currently competing in Formula One
Daniel Ricciardo
Tennis player, after whom the main arena of the Australian Open was named
Rod Laver
The first woman in the Open era to win all four tennis majors in the same calendar year
Margaret Smith Court
Notorious outlaw and an iconic figure in Australian history, folklore, literature, art and film
Ned Kelly
Star of the wildlife documentary series The Crocodile Hunter
Steve Irwin
Basketball player who was named NBA All-Star in 2019, 2020 and 2021
Ben Simmons
Filmmaker who directed Romeo+Juliet, Moulin Rouge!, Australia and The Great Gatsby
Baz Luhrmann
Actress who played in The Wolf of Wall Street and Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Margot Robbie
Actress who played in Mulholland Drive, The Ring and King Kong
Naomi Watts
Singer known as the leader of rock band The Bad Seeds
Nick Cave
Actor who was posthumously awarded an Oscar for playing Joker in The Dark Knight
Heath Ledger
Flying pioneer who made the first trans-Pacific flight from America to Australia in 1928
Sir Charles Kingsford Smith
Actress who won an Oscar for playing Virginia Woolf in the drama film The Hours
Nicole Kidman
Singer and actress who starred in the hit musical film Grease
Olivia Newton-John
Tennis player and former world No. 1 on the ATP rankings
Lleyton Hewitt
Actress who won an Oscar for her portrayal of Katharine Hepburn in The Aviator
Cate Blanchett
Actor best known for his long-running role as Wolverine in the X-Men film series
Hugh Jackman
Female sprinter who lit the Olympic Flame at the 2000 Olympics in Sydney
Kathy Freeman
Actor who played in movies Shine, Shakespeare in Love, Quills and The King's Speech
Geoffrey Rush
Swimmer who specialized in freestyle and who won five Olympic gold medals.
Ian Thorpe
Level 65
Mar 18, 2021
Nice quiz. I also think this is the first time I've ever beaten 100% of test takers when more than 3 people have taken the quiz.
Level 53
Mar 18, 2021
Thanks! :)
Level ∞
Sep 1, 2022
Good quiz.