singer and songwriter
born on 8 January 1956 at Mooroopna in Victoria
My name is Archie Roach and I represent Natures gifts because my song
Took the Children Away
won a human rights award. My lyrics draw attention to the hardship and humiliation suffered by many Indigenous Australians.
1901-2001 Centenary of Federation
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