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List of notable or famous editors from Australia, with bios and photos, including the top editors born in Australia and even some popular editors who immigrated to Australia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Australian editors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These editors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known editor from Australia is included when available.

These people, like Julian Assange and Sandra Sully include images when available.

This historic editors from Australia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Australian editors of note?" and "Who are the most famous editors from Australia?" These prominent editors of Australia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Australian editors.

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Col Allan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Editors from Australia
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Col Allan

Colin "Col" Allan is an Australian journalist. He served as the editor in chief of The Daily Telegraph and The Sunday Telegraph of Sydney, Australia and has served as editor in chief of The New York Post since 2001. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 65

Birthplace: Australia

John Kinsella is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Editors from Australia
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John Kinsella is an Australian poet, novelist, critic, essayist and editor. His writing is strongly influenced by landscape, and he espouses an 'international regionalism' in his approach to place. He has also frequently worked in collaboration with other writers, artists and musicians. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 55

Birthplace: Perth, Australia

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Julian Assange is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Editors from Australia
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Julian Paul Assange is an Australian publisher and journalist. He is known as the editor-in-chief of the website WikiLeaks, which he co-founded in 2006 after an earlier career in hacking and programming. WikiLeaks achieved particular prominence in 2010 when it published U.S. military and diplomatic documents leaked by Chelsea Manning. Assange has been under investigation in the United States since that time. In the same year, the Swedish Director of Public Prosecution opened an investigation into sexual offences that Assange is alleged to have committed. In 2012, facing extradition to Sweden, he sought refuge at the Embassy of Ecuador in London and was granted political asylum by Ecuador. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 46

Birthplace: Townsville, Australia

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Keith Windschuttle is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Editors from Australia
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Keith Windschuttle is an Australian writer, historian, and former ABC board member. Major published items include Unemployment, which analysed the economic causes and social consequences of unemployment in Australia and advocated a socialist response; The Media: a New Analysis of the Press, Television, Radio and Advertising in Australia, on the political economy and content of the news and entertainment media; The Killing of History, a critique of postmodernism in history; The Fabrication of Aboriginal History: Volume One: Van Diemen's Land 1803-1847, which accuses a number of Australian historians of falsifying and inventing the degree of violence in the past; The White Australia Policy, a ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 76

Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

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