FAMOUS PEOPLE BORN IN SYDNEY

By Tim Lambert

Below is a list of famous people from Sydney

A

John Antill 1904-1986 Composer

David Atkins 1955- Dancer

B

Allan Border 1955- Cricketer

Bryan Brown 1947- Actor

Nigel Butterley 1935- Composer

Rose Byrne 1979- Actor

C

Gia Carides 1964- Actor

Rachael Carpani 1980- Actor

Toni Collette 1972- Actor

Sir John Cornforth 1917-2004 Chemist

Grace Cossington Smith 1892-1984 Artist

Kay Cottee 1954- First woman to sail around the world single handed and non-stop

D

Marele Day 1946- Writer

Rosemary Dobson 1920- Poet

Ken Done 1940- Artist

F

David Foster 1944- Writer

Dawn Fraser 1937- Swimmer

Sam Fullbrook 1922-2004 Artist

G

Delta Goodrem 1944- Singer

Sandy Gore 1949- Actor

Kate Grenville 1950- Writer

H

John Howard 1939- Prime Minister

Hugh Jackman 1968- Actor

I

Natalie Imbruglia 1975- Singer

J

Hugh Jackman 1968- Actor

Col Joye 1936- Entertainer

K

Claudia Karvan 1972- Actor

Paul Keating Prime Minister 1944-

Thomas Keneally 1935- Writer

Yvonne Kenny 1950- Opera singer

Miranda Kerr 1983- Model

M

Garry MacDonald 1948- Actor

Leo Mckern 1920-2002 Actor

Julian McMahon Actor

Daniel MacPherson 1980- Actor

Elle MacPherson 1964- Actor

Jacqueline Mckenzie 1967- Actor

James MacAuley 1917-1976 Poet

Lisa McClune 1971- Actor

P

Peter Phelps 1960- Actor

Dorothy Porter 1954-2008 Poet

S

Anna Skellern 1985- Actor

Danielle Spencer 1970- Singer/actor

Christina Stead 1920-1983 Writer

Yvonne Strahovski 1982- Actor

Justine Summers 1970- Dancer

Joan Sutherland 1926-2010 Singer

T

Nick Tate 1942- Actor

Ian Thorpe 1982- Swimmer

Phoebe Tonkin 1989- Actor

V

Sharni Vinson 1983- Actor

W

Jacki Weaver 1947- Actor

David Wenham 1965- Actor

Brett Whiteley 1939-1992 Artist

Peta Wilson 1970- Actor

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