• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE4987

Blanchett, Catherine (Cate) Elise

(1969 – )
  • Born 1 January, 1969, Melbourne Victoria Australia
  • Occupation Actor, Theatre director


Read more about Cate Blanchett in our sister publication The Encyclopedia of Women and Leadership in Twentieth-Century Australia.


  • 2017 - 2017

    Received for eminent service to the performing arts as an international stage and screen actor, through seminal contributions as director of artistic organisations, as a role model for women and young performers, and as a supporter of humanitarian and environmental causes.

    Companion of Honour (AC) in the General Division of the Order of Australia

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