Peter Garrett is an Australian musician, environmentalist, and politician with a career spanning decades. Born on April 16, 1953, Garrett rose to fame as the lead vocalist of the rock band Midnight Oil. His commanding stage presence and politically charged lyrics propelled the band to international success. In addition to his music career, Garrett has been actively involved in environmental activism, advocating for the protection of Australia's natural resources. He later transitioned to politics, serving as a prominent member of the Australian Labor Party and holding ministerial positions including Minister for School Education, Early Childhood and Youth. As a passionate advocate for social and environmental causes, Peter Garrett continues to inspire and make a difference in his various roles.