She was born on April 21, 1926, although her official birthday is celebrated on a range of dates in the different countries of the Commonwealth of Nations. born in Australia on or after 20 August 1986, or; born overseas. On 4 May 1864, the first brown trout eggs ever successfully shipped to Australia hatched in the cool waters of Plenty River, Tasmania – causing a ripple effect for both fishing and conservation that endures to this day. Use our search to find out which musician or artist was born on any day you wish to look for! Music. She was 77 years old. ... Australia Day Australia Day is a day of celebrations for Australians. This is the first time Australian data on day and month of birth have been released to the public. In 1849 Sir Edmund Barton, first prime minister of Australia (1900-03) In 1854 Engineer, Thomas A. Watson (Alexander Graham Bell's assistant) In 1882 English author, A.A. Milne (Winnie the Pooh) In 1888 Aviator, Sir Thomas Sopwith (designed WWI Sopwith Camel plane) Born in Australia before 20 August 1986. 2015 Author and neuroscientist Colleen McCullough passed away on Norfolk Island on this day in 2015. Sporting Results (Australian premierships in AFL and Rugby, Melbourne Cup and Australian Open Tennis results, plus more) Movies. January 26: Cricketers from India and Australia who were born on this special day Indian and Australian cricketers born on 26th January; Indian Republic Day and Australia Day in Australia. This day's facts in the arts, politics, and sciences. Read More Cost of Living. Have fun: 1. If you were born in Australia before 20 August 1986, you only have to show us your full birth certificate issued by an Australian Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages. It is celebrated on January 26 each year. Born in Australia … (Even if … For something a little more special, choose to have it framed in the options. Find out who, in the world of music, was born on this day. Australia, once known as New South Wales, was originally planned as a penal colony.