Australia ranks 3,915th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Pembury, Colombia, and Portuguese Macau. Memorable people born in Australia include James Harrison, Viva Bianca, and Kim So-hyun. Memorable people who died in Australia include Harry Pollitt. Australia has been the birth place of many actors and religious figures and the death place of many politicians. Australia is located in Australia.
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands. It is the largest country by area in Oceania and the world's sixth-largest country. Australia's population of nearly 26 million, in an area of 7,617,930 square kilometres (2,941,300 sq mi), is highly urbanised and heavily concentrated on the eastern seaboard. Canberra is the nation's capital, while the largest city is Sydney, and other major metropolitan areas include Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, and Adelaide. Read more on Wikipedia
Between 1936 and 1999, Australia was the birth place of 3 globally memorable people, including James Harrison, Viva Bianca, and Kim So-hyun. Additionaly, 1 globally memorable people have passed away in Australia including Harry Pollitt.