Celebrities from Down Under

Published On: Jan 23 2014 04:07:45 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 26 2016 01:00:00 AM CST

With January 26 marking Australia Day, a day to celebrate Australia and everything Australian, join us for a look at some of our favorite Aussie celebrities.

Australian celebrities - Mel Gibson
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Actor/director Mel Gibson ("Mad Max," "Lethal Weapon," "Braveheart")

Born in Peekskill, N.Y., but moved to Sydney, Australia, with his parents at age 12

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