History Quiz / Famous Australians

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Can you name the famous and notable Australians?

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Noble DeedsBruce/Sheila
Bushranger and folk hero of nineteenth century; made last stand in self-made suit of armor.
Star of 'The Hours,' 'Moulin Rouge,' and 'Cold Mountain'
Battled crocs for a living; died from wounds from a stingray
Singer of 'Can't Get You Out of my Head'; Highest selling Australian recording artist all-time
Male swimmer who won 5 Olympic gold medals from 2000 to 2004
Star of 'The Dark Knight' and 'Brokeback Mountain'
20th century feminist and author of 'The Female Eunuch'
Current Prime Minister
Directed 'Moulin Rouge' and 'Romeo + Juliet'
Wrote 'Waltzing Matilda' and 'Man from Snowy River'
Portrayer of Elizabeth I, Katharine Hepburn, and Galadriel in films
Swashbuckling actor of the 1930s in 'Captain Blood' and 'The Adventures of Robin Hood'
One Nation advocate; daughter of fish 'n' chips mogul
2-time winner of The Open Championship in golf, aka 'The Great White Shark'
Thoroughbred racehorse of the 1930's (although foaled in New Zealand)
Star of 'Muriel's Wedding,' and 'Little Miss Sunshine'
Winner of 64 major tennis titles; the first woman in the Open Era to earn the Grand Slam
Co-recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1945 for the development of Penicillin
Star of 'The Prestige,' 'Australia,' and a famous X-Man
17th PM who disappeared while swimming; Ironically the eponym for the [Name] Memorial Swimming Centre
Poet and author of 'My Country' ('I love a sunburnt country...')
Family of acting brothers with individual roles in 'Thor', 'The Hunger Games' and 'Neighbors'
Former cricket test team captain and philanthropist who was Australian of the Year in 2004
Founder of News Corporation and current Executive Co-Chairman of 21st Century Fox
Gold medal winner in the women's 400 metres, and Olympic torch lighter, at the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games

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