List of Famous People born in New Zealand

New Zealand is an island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean. It consists of two main landmasses—the North Island and the South Island —and around 600 smaller islands, covering a total area of 268,021 square kilometres (103,500 sq mi). New Zealand is about 2,000 kilometres (1,200 mi) east of Australia across the Tasman Sea and 1,000 kilometres (600 mi) south of the islands of New Caledonia, Fiji, and Tonga. The country's varied topography and sharp mountain peaks, including the Southern Alps, owe much to tectonic uplift and volcanic eruptions. New Zealand's capital city is Wellington, and its most populous city is Auckland.

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1. Taika Waititi
Taika David Waititi

Taika Waititi
Male. New Zealand film director
First Name: Taika
Born on August 16, 1975 (age 46)
Height: 184 cm | 6'0"
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2. Jane Campion

Jane Campion
Female. New Zealand screenwriter, producer, and film director
First Name: Jane
Last Name: Campion
Born on April 30, 1954 (age 68)
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3. Rachin Ravindra

Rachin Ravindra
Male. cricketer
First Name: Rachin
Born on November 18, 1999 (age 22)
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4. Thomasin McKenzie

Thomasin McKenzie
Female. New Zealand actress
First Name: Thomasin
Born on July 26, 2000 (age 21)
Height: 165 cm | 5'5"
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5. Dan Hooker

Dan Hooker
Male. New Zealand mixed martial artist
First Name: Dan
Last Name: Hooker
Born on February 13, 1990 (age 32)
Height: 183 cm | 6'0"
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6. Jacinda Ardern

Jacinda Ardern
Female. Prime Minister of New Zealand
First Name: Jacinda
Born on July 26, 1980 (age 41)
Height: 168 cm | 5'6"
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7. Lorde
Ella Maria Lani Yelich-O'Connor

Lorde
Female. New Zealand singer, songwriter and record producer
Born on November 7, 1996 (age 25)
Height: 165 cm | 5'5"
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8. Keith Urban
Keith Lionel Urban

Keith Urban
Male. New Zealand-born Australian country music singer
First Name: Keith
Last Name: Urban
Born on October 26, 1967 (age 54)
Height: 174 cm | 5'9"
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9. Peter Jackson
Peter Robert Jackson

Peter Jackson
Male. New Zealand film director, screenwriter, and film producer
First Name: Peter
Last Name: Jackson
Born on October 31, 1961 (age 60)
Height: 164 cm | 5'5"
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10. Christopher Luxon

Christopher Luxon
Male. New Zealand CEO and politician
First Name: Christopher
Last Name: Luxon
Born on July 19, 1970 (age 51)
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11. James Lowe

James Lowe
Male. New Zealand rugby union player
First Name: James
Last Name: Lowe
Born on July 8, 1992 (age 29)
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12. Joseph Parker

Joseph Parker
Male. New Zealand boxer
First Name: Joseph
Last Name: Parker
Born on January 9, 1992 (age 30)
Height: 193 cm | 6'4"
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13. Daryl Mitchell

Daryl Mitchell
Male. New Zealand cricketer
First Name: Daryl
Born on February 16, 1988 (age 34)
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14. Kane Williamson

Kane Williamson
Male. New Zealand cricketer
First Name: Kane
Last Name: Williamson
Born on August 8, 1990 (age 31)
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15. Brad Riddell

Brad Riddell
Male. New Zealand mixed martial artist
First Name: Brad
Born on September 30, 1991 (age 30)
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16. KJ Apa
Keneti James Fitzgerald Apa

KJ Apa
Male. New Zealand actor
First Name: KJ
Born on June 17, 1997 (age 24)
Height: 180 cm | 5'11"
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17. Russell Crowe
Russell Ira Crowe

Russell Crowe
Male. New Zealand-born Australian actor, film producer and musician
First Name: Russell
Last Name: Crowe
Born on April 7, 1964 (age 58)
Height: 179 cm | 5'10"
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18. Temuera Morrison

Temuera Morrison
Male. New Zealand actor
First Name: Temuera
Born on December 26, 1960 (age 61)
Height: 171 cm | 5'7"
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19. Martin Henderson

Martin Henderson
Male. actor
First Name: Martin
Last Name: Henderson
Born on October 8, 1974 (age 47)
Height: 174 cm | 5'9"
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20. Anne Wyllie

Anne Wyllie
Female. New Zealand microbiologist and epidemiologist
First Name: Anne
Last Name: Wyllie
Born on June 13, 1985 (age 36)
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