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Tom Wills Australian rules footballer, born 1835

Thomas Wentworth Wills was an Australian sportsman who is credited with being Australia's first cricketer of significance and a founder of Australian rules football. Born in the British colony of New South Wales to a wealthy family descended from convicts, Wills grew up in the bush on properties owned by his father, the pastoralist and politician Horatio Wills, in what is now the Australian state of Victoria. As a child, he befriended local Aboriginal people, learning their language and customs.

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<i>Burke & Wills</i> 1985 film by Graeme Clifford

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The following lists events that happened during 1835 in Australia.

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Cullin-la-ringo massacre 1861 massacre of white settlers by Aboriginals in Queensland

The Cullin-la-ringo massacre, known historically as the Wills tragedy, occurred north of modern-day Springsure in Central Queensland on 17 October 1861. It remains the largest massacre of white settlers by Aboriginals in Australian history, and a pivotal moment in the frontier wars in Queensland.

Horatio Wills Australian politician

Horatio Spencer Howe Wills was an Australian pastoralist, politician and newspaper owner.

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Origins of Australian rules football

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Thomas Wills Antill was an Australian cricketer who played for Victoria.

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James Bogne "J. B." Thompson was one of the creators of the original laws of Australian rules football, one of the founders and the inaugural secretary of the Melbourne Football Club, a cricketer for Victoria and the Melbourne Cricket Club (MCC), and a journalist for Melbourne newspaper, The Argus.

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