Most people spend their youth living in one part of the country. But actress Frances O'Connor had lived on three continents by the time she was 11. Born in England, her family relocated to Australia when she was 3. At 11 she found herself among the brash Yanks in the USA.
She had no say in the move, but when her father, a physicist, took a sabbatical for a year at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory he brought his brood of five children with him.