The Most Famous

PRESENTERS from Australia

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This page contains a list of the greatest Australian Presenters. The pantheon dataset contains 109 Presenters, 3 of which were born in Australia. This makes Australia the birth place of the 3rd most number of Presenters behind United States and United Kingdom.

Top 3

The following people are considered by Pantheon to be the most legendary Australian Presenters of all time. This list of famous Australian Presenters is sorted by HPI (Historical Popularity Index), a metric that aggregates information on a biography’s online popularity.

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1. Steve Irwin (1962 - 2006)

With an HPI of 71.91, Steve Irwin is the most famous Australian Presenter.  His biography has been translated into 76 different languages on wikipedia.

Stephen Robert Irwin (22 February 1962 – 4 September 2006), nicknamed "The Crocodile Hunter", was an Australian zookeeper, conservationist, television personality, wildlife expert and environmentalist. Irwin grew up around crocodiles and other reptiles, and was educated on them by his father Bob. He achieved worldwide fame from the television series The Crocodile Hunter (1996–2007), an internationally broadcast wildlife documentary series that he co-hosted with his wife Terri. The couple also hosted the series Croc Files (1999–2001), The Crocodile Hunter Diaries (2002–2006), and New Breed Vets (2005). They also co-owned and operated Australia Zoo, founded by Irwin's parents in Beerwah, about 80 kilometres (50 mi) north of the Queensland state capital of Brisbane. They had two children, Bindi and Robert. In 2006, while filming a documentary in Australia's Great Barrier Reef, Irwin died after being pierced in the chest by a short-tail stingray. His death became international news and was met with expressions of shock and grief by fans, the media, governments and non-profit organizations. Numerous parks, zoos, and streets, the vessel MY Steve Irwin, and the asteroid 57567 Crikey have been named in his honour. He is survived by Terri and their two children, who continue to operate Australia Zoo.

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2. Nick Vujicic (1982 - )

With an HPI of 63.71, Nick Vujicic is the 2nd most famous Australian Presenter.  His biography has been translated into 43 different languages.

Nicholas James Vujicic ( VOO-itch-itch; born 4 December 1982) is an Australian American Christian evangelist and motivational speaker born with tetra-amelia syndrome, a rare disorder characterized by the absence of arms and legs.

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3. Bindi Irwin (1998 - )

With an HPI of 43.14, Bindi Irwin is the 3rd most famous Australian Presenter.  Her biography has been translated into 23 different languages.

Bindi Sue Irwin (born 24 July 1998) is an Australian television personality, conservationist, zookeeper, and actress. When she was 9, Irwin hosted Bindi the Jungle Girl, a children's wildlife documentary TV series. She has also been involved in acting, singing, dancing, game show hosting, and has created two instructional fitness DVDs. She is also known for winning season 21 of Dancing with the Stars (US). She currently stars alongside her mother Terri and her younger brother Robert in Crikey! It’s the Irwins.Bindi is the elder of the two children of the late conservationist and television personality Steve Irwin and his conservationist wife, Terri Irwin, who is currently the owner of Australia Zoo. Bindi's younger brother is Robert, a television personality and photographer, and she is the granddaughter of naturalist and herpetologist Bob Irwin. She is married to American professional wakeboarder and a member of staff at Australia Zoo, Chandler Powell.

Pantheon has 3 people classified as presenters born between 1962 and 1998. Of these 3, 2 (66.67%) of them are still alive today. The most famous living presenters include Nick Vujicic and Bindi Irwin. The most famous deceased presenters include Steve Irwin.

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