- 2 August 1973
Mackay, Queensland, Australia
- Commonwealth or Empire Games Gold Medalist, Olympian and Swimmer
For an entire decade, Olympic swimmer Susie O'Neill won a medal at every single international swimming competition. She holds a record 35 Australian titles and eight Olympic medals. Dubbed 'Madame Butterfly', O'Neill achieved world number one ranking in both the 100m and 200m butterfly events. She was also ranked world number one in the 200m freestyle from 1999-2000.