After marrying Chandler Powell, Bindi Irwin chose to break tradition and not take Chandler’s last name. Instead, she kept her own last name, Irwin. She did this in memory of her father, Steve Irwin, who died from a stingray barb in 2006. Bindi and Chandler made this decision together. Additionally, the family displayed a picture
Coming up on 14 years since his passing, Bindi Irwin shared an emotional tribute to her late father, Steve Irwin on his birthday. Bindi Irwin Lives The Way Her Dad Would Have The 22-year-old dedicated a post to her late father, the “Crocodile Hunter” on Saturday. February 22nd, 2020 would have been his 58th birthday.