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Can YOU guess which surprising middle names belong to these Australian stars?

A celebrity’s moniker becomes their personal brand.

But it’s not often fans hear what their favourite A-listers’ full given names are.

From Ira, Wilhelmina, and Dalton, to Dixon, Bligh and Lea, can YOU correctly match the Australian stars with their surprising middle names?

Ira, Wilhelmina, Dalton and Bligh: Can YOU guess which surprising middle names belong to Australian stars, including Delta Goodrem, Russell Crowe (above) and Isla Fisher?

Daily Mail Australia has put together a list of 13 famous faces, who have the below titles hidden from their professional personas:

Bligh, Ira, Dalton, Charlene, Watson, Dixon, Hilda, Lang, Elizabeth Wilhelmina, Lydia, Lionel, Lea, and Morrison.

Delta Goodrem 

In tribute: Delta Goodrem's parents named her after British soul and blue singer-songwriter Joe Cocker's 1969 track, Delta Lady, while her middle name is a nod to her mother, Lea

In tribute: Delta Goodrem’s parents named her after British soul and blue singer-songwriter Joe Cocker’s 1969 track, Delta Lady, while her middle name is a nod to her mother, Lea

Delta Goodrem’s parents named their daughter after British soul and blue singer-songwriter Joe Cocker’s 1969 track, Delta Lady.

After the veteran star died in 2014, the Innocent Eyes hit-maker paid tribute on Twitter, writing: ‘Heartbroken. The reason my parents gave me the name Delta. His music was played my whole childhood.’

However, her middle name, Lea, is a clear nod to her family line, with her mother also sharing the name.

Russell Crowe 

Behind the name: New Zealand star Russel Crowe's middle name, Ira , has origins in Hebrew, and appears in the Bible as one of the 'mighty men' (Pictured in June, 2018)

Behind the name: New Zealand star Russel Crowe’s middle name, Ira , has origins in Hebrew, and appears in the Bible as one of the ‘mighty men’ (Pictured in June, 2018)

The Oscar-winning actor has starred in a number of critically-acclaimed moves, such as Gladiator, A Beautiful Mind and Les Misérables.

The rugged New Zealand star’s middle name, Ira, has origins in Hebrew, and appears in the Bible as one of the ‘mighty men’.   

Jessica Mauboy

Jessica Mauboy: Raised in Darwin, her Aboriginal mother and Timorese Indonesian father named her Jessica Hilda Mauboy

Jessica Mauboy: Raised in Darwin, her Aboriginal mother and Timorese Indonesian father named her Jessica Hilda Mauboy

The Australian R&B and pop singer, songwriter and actress rose to fame as a contestant on Australian Idol in 2006.

Raised in Darwin, her Aboriginal mother and Timorese Indonesian father named her Jessica Hilda Mauboy.  

 Kate Langbroek

That's a mouthful! Kate Langbroek, of the Hit Network's drive show Hughesy and Kate, has the middle name Elizabeth Wilhelmina

That’s a mouthful! Kate Langbroek, of the Hit Network’s drive show Hughesy and Kate, has the middle name Elizabeth Wilhelmina

Her name is a key proponent for promoting her popular radio show, Hit Network’s drive show Hughesy and Kate.

But did you know the Australian television and radio personality’s full name is Kate Elizabeth Wilhelmina Langbroek?

Bert Newton 

Veteran star: Bert Newton, full name Albert Watson Newton, was inducted into the Logies Hall Of Fame in 1988

Veteran star: Bert Newton, full name Albert Watson Newton, was inducted into the Logies Hall Of Fame in 1988

The veteran media personality, 79, has had an impressive career as an award-winning entertainer and radio, theatre and television personality/presenter.

Bert Newton, full name Albert Watson Newton, was inducted into the Logies Hall Of Fame in 1988.

Jimmy Barnes 

Where does Barnes come from? While he's become a household name for solo track Working Class Man, Jimmy Barnes' real name is actually James Dixon Swan

Where does Barnes come from? While he’s become a household name for solo track Working Class Man, Jimmy Barnes’ real name is actually James Dixon Swan

While he’s become a household name for solo track Working Class Man, and his involvement in band Cold Chisel, but do you know Jimmy Barnes’ real name?

The Scottish-Australian singer was actually born James Dixon Swan.

Isla Fisher 

Suits her: Actress Isla Fisher, who is married to English actor and comedian Sacha Baron Cohen, has the middle name Lang 

Suits her: Actress Isla Fisher, who is married to English actor and comedian Sacha Baron Cohen, has the middle name Lang 

Born to Scottish parents and relocating to Australia at six, the actress has become a huge name in Hollywood after her stint on local soap Home And Away.

And Isla Fisher, who is married to English actor and comedian Sacha Baron Cohen, has the middle name Lang 

Missy Higgins

What a surprise! Melisa Higgins uses the nickname Missy as her professional moniker, but her hidden middle name is Morrison

What a surprise! Melisa Higgins uses the nickname Missy as her professional moniker, but her hidden middle name is Morrison

Melisa Higgins uses the nickname Missy as her professional moniker, releasing numerous hit albums since 2004, including The Sound Of White. 

But it’s the singer’s middle name, Morrison, that might surprise fans.

Kyle Sandilands

The King's hidden name: While fans may be kept up-to-date with Kyle Sandilands' weight, sex life and personal feuds, they might not know his middle name is Dalton

The King’s hidden name: While fans may be kept up-to-date with Kyle Sandilands’ weight, sex life and personal feuds, they might not know his middle name is Dalton

He’s been the king of the Australian breakfast airwaves for years, with nothing off limits when he presents his KIIS FM Kyle And Jackie ‘O’ Show.

While fans may be kept up-to-date with his weight, sex life and personal feuds, they might not know his middle name is Dalton.

Sophie Monk 

Would you have guessed that? Self-confessed bogan Sophie Monk was given the middle name Charlene by her parents

Would you have guessed that? Self-confessed bogan Sophie Monk was given the middle name Charlene by her parents

The Love Island Australia host is a self-confessed bogan who won the eharts of the Australian public on last year’s The Bachelorette.

And Sophie Monk, who has had an varying career in singing, acting and presenting, was given the middle name Charlene.

Keith Urban  

Revealed: New Zealand Australian country music singer Keith Uban's middle name is Lionel

Revealed: New Zealand Australian country music singer Keith Uban’s middle name is Lionel

The New Zealand Australian country music singer, with his actor wife Nicole Kidman, gave unique names to their children, Sunday Rose and Faith Margaret.

And Grammy-award winning star Keith Urban’s middle name is Lionel.

Tina Arena

Her REAL name: Chains hit-maker Tina Arena's middle name is Lydia , however her full name is actually Filippina Lydia Arena

Her REAL name: Chains hit-maker Tina Arena’s middle name is Lydia , however her full name is actually Filippina Lydia Arena

Chains hit-maker Tina Arena’s middle name is Lydia, however her full name is actually Filippina Lydia Arena.

Malcolm Turnbull

Malcolm Bligh Turnbull is an Australian politician serving as the 29th and current Prime Minister of Australia and Leader of the Liberal Party since 2015.

All male Turnbulls, including Malcolm, his father, and his son, have the second name Bligh. His ancestors were Scots, one of whom, John Turnbull, came to Australia in 1802 with a shipload of Scottish free settlers. 

They are believed to have supported deposed NSW Governor William Bligh.

A nod to deposed NSW Governor William Bligh? All male Turnbulls, including Malcolm, his father, and his son, have the second name Bligh

A nod to deposed NSW Governor William Bligh? All male Turnbulls, including Malcolm, his father, and his son, have the second name Bligh



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