Danielle Minogue Birthday & Fun Facts

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Oluwatosin Michael
Jan 31, 2024 By Oluwatosin Michael
Originally Published on Jun 28, 2022
Discover fascinating facts about the famous Dannii Minogue, from her net worth and birthday to her biography
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About Dannii Minogue

Danielle Jane Minogue is an Australian television personality, singer, and actress born on October 20, 1971, in Melbourne, Australia.

Dannii Minogue came to the spotlight after her appearance on the television talent show 'Young Talent Time' (1982-1988) and for her character as Emma Jackson in the soap opera 'Home And Away' (1989-1990). She started music in the early '90s, releasing her debut studio album 'Love And Kiss' in 1991.

Dannii Minogue's album included hits singles such as 'Baby Love', 'Success', 'Jump To The Beat', and 'Love And Kisses'. She has achieved 13 repeated number one singles, becoming the best performing artist on the UK Dance Chart. However, after the release of her second studio album, 'Get Into You', her recognition as a singer has faded.

Dannii declined popularity in music led her to make a name for herself with television presenting and exceptional performances in theater production. Her older sister is the pop star, Kylie Minogue.

Dannii Minogue's Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Dannii Minogue's net worth?

Dannii Minogue's net worth is approximately $25 million as of 2022.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Dannii Minogue?

Dannii Minogue is 5 ft 2 in (157 cm) tall.

How old is Dannii Minogue?

Born on October 20, 1971, Dannii Minogue is 51 years old as of his birthday in 2022.

Childhood And Education

Dannielle Jane Minogue was born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, and raised in Surrey Hills, Melbourne. She enrolled at the Camberwell Primary School and later went to Camberwell High School.

At seven, she began working as a child actress on Australian television. She featured in various Australian soap operas, including 'The Sullivans' and 'Skyways', before being selected for the 1998 local music show 'Young Talent Time'.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Dannii Minogue's Personal Life

Dannii is the youngest of three children born to accountant Ronald Charles Allan Minogue, her father, and a British artist Carol Jones, her mother. Her sister Kylie Minogue is a pop vocalist, and her brother Brendan Minogue is an Australian news cameraman. Dannii has a kid from her relationship with Kris Smith, whose name is Ethan Edward Minogue Smith.

Who is Dannii Minogue's partner?

Dannii was once married to entertainer Julian McMahon in 1994, but they separated in August 1995. After the divorce, she got engaged to Jacques Villeneuve in 1999. The two ended the affair in 2001. In 2007, she had an affair with Simon Cowell. She began dating model Kris Simon in 2008, who produced a child Ethan Edward Minogue Smith, in 2010. She has been dating vocalist Adrian Newman since 2014.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For

Dannii Minogue is best known for her role as the rebellious teenager Emma Jackson in the soap opera 'Home And Away'. She also released her fashion line in 1988 and had a complete sell-out in less than two weeks in Australia. In 1989, she continued with three new summer lines.

In 1989, she signed a recording contract with Mushroom Records and released her debut album 'Dannii' in 1990. The album was listed in Australia's top 25 charts. The same album was released under the title 'Love, And Kiss' in 1991, and it peaked at No. 8 in the UK and was certified gold and No. 4 on the Australian singles chart.

She had her music career on hold and returned to TV as a presenter in the mid-'90s when her second album, 'Get Into You', failed to make it to the British top 50. She co-hosted Channel 4's morning show 'The Big Breakfast' in the UK.

Dannii Minogue has served as a judge in many television talents shows such as 'The X Factor UK' (2007-2010), Britain and Ireland's Next Top Model, 'Let It Shine', 'Australia's Got Talent' (2007-2012), 'The X Factor Australia', and 'The Masked Singer Australia'.

Charity Work

Dannii Minogue publicly supported the Terrence Higgins Trust in the fight for AIDS awareness around the world.

Dannii Minogue's Hobbies And Interests

Dannii has won numerous awards for having roles in the entertainment industry. She won the Glamour Women Award for TV Personality of the year in 2011. and the Elle Style Awards 2010 for the Best TV star.

Dannii also won the Disney Channel Award for Best Female Artist in 2003 and the Dance Star Awards for Best Worldwide Single.

Other Interesting Dannii Minogue Facts

  • Minogue has launched five studio albums: 'Dannii', 'Girl', 'Get Into You', 'Neon Nights', 'Club Disco', and 'Love And Kisses' between 1990-2007.
  • Dannii's career is often overshadowed by her older sister, Kylie's huge success. She indicated that she is thrilled about Kylie's success but dislikes being compared to her.
  • Dannii Minogue has been on the UK Sales Chart for 200 weeks and has sold over seven-million records globally.

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Danielle Minogue Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Danielle Jane Minogue

Date of Birth




Place of Birth




157 cm

Eye Color


Child Star?



Actress, Singer-Songwriter, Model, Disc Jockey


Camberwell High School

Net Worth



Carol Jones, Ronald Charles Minogue


Kylie Minogue, Brendan Minogue
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