Famous New Zealanders

A DigitalNZ Story by National Library of New Zealand Topics

Peter Jackson, Lorde and Richie McCaw are famous nationally and internationally. Discover resources about famous New Zealand explorers, heroes, inventors, scientists, singers, writers, sportsmen, sportswomen, musicians and artists. SCIS no: 1816043

social_sciences, Māori, history

Jacinda Ardern

Services to Schools

George Nēpia

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Katherine Mansfield's passport

Alexander Turnbull Library

Sir Robert Muldoon

Portrait of Sir Robert Muldoon

Alexander Turnbull Library

Richie McCaw with the Webb Ellis trophy

Richie McCaw holds the Webb Ellis trophy

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Charles Upham

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

John Minto

Webb, Murray, 1947- :[John Minto]. 24 September 2011

Alexander Turnbull Library

Biographies: Hōne Heke

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Hillary's diary

Hillary's Diary

Radio New Zealand

Seddon house

seddon house

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Tim Finn performs Parihaka

TIM FINN. PARIHAKA

Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision

Biographies: Peter Fraser

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

David Lange at the Oxford Union

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Apirana Turupa Ngata

Story: Ngata, Apirana Turupa -

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Charles Heaphy

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Jean Batten

DigitalNZ

Witi Ihimaera 

Witi Ihimaera

NZ On Screen

Biographies: Jonah Lomu

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

NZ On Screen: people

Services to Schools

Crowded House

Services to Schools

Rita Angus

Services to Schools

Lorde

Services to Schools

Famous New Zealanders

Services to Schools

Sir Frederic Truby King

Sir Frederic Truby King at Karitane Products, Wellington

Alexander Turnbull Library

Sir Edmund Hillary

Hill, John Cecil, 1889-1974 :Sir Edmund Hillary [ca 1953]

Alexander Turnbull Library

Photograph of Ernest Rutherford outside the school fence, Havelock

King, June, fl 1975: Photograph of Ernest Rutherford outside the school fence, Havelock - Photograph taken by Claude Mills

Alexander Turnbull Library

Sir Archibald Hector McIndoe

Alexander Turnbull Library

Helen Clark cartoon

Hodgson, Trace, 1958- : [Helen Clark as warrior]

Alexander Turnbull Library

Venetian children by Frances Hodgkins

Hodgkins, Frances Mary 1869-1947 :[Venetian children]

Alexander Turnbull Library

Peter Snell

Peter Snell, Olympic gold medallist, Rome 1960

Alexander Turnbull Library

Princess Te Kirihaehae Te Puea Herangi

Alexander Turnbull Library

Many Answers

Famous people (New Zealand)

National Library of New Zealand

Michael Joseph Savage

Services to Schools

Bruce McLaren

Services to Schools

Success

DigitalNZ

The All Blacks

Services to Schools

Choie Sew Hoy

Services to Schools

Sir Peter Blake

Services to Schools

Julian Dennison

Services to Schools

EPIC

Services to Schools