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Sam Houston
(7th Governor of Texas (1859 - 1861))
Sam Houston
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 2, 1793
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Rockbridge County, Virginia, United States
Died: July 26, 1863
Sam Houston was the governor of Texas from 1859 to 1861. He was also the senator from Texas, the President of the Republic of Texas, and the governor of Tennessee. As part of the Texan Army, he won the Battle of San Jacinto. The city Houston is named after him.
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Stephanie Sigman
(Mexican-American Actress)
Stephanie Sigman
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Birthdate: February 28, 1987
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ciudad Obregón, Mexico
Apart from making headlines for being the first Mexican-origin Bond girl, in Spectre, Stephanie Sigman also made waves playing Pablo Escobar’s mistress, Valeria, in the Netflix hit Narcos. A former model, she likes to keep in shape through boxing. Fans loved her in Annabelle: Creation and S.W.A.T., too.
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George W. Romney
(43rd Governor of Michigan (1963 - 1969) & Former Chairman and President of 'American Motors')
George W. Romney
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 8, 1907
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Colonia Dublán, Mexico
Died: July 26, 1995

George W. Romney was a  Republican Party politician who served as the 43rd Governor of Michigan from 1963 to 1969. He was a front runner for the Republican nomination for president of US in the 1968 election, but he lost to Richard Nixon. Also a businessman, he was chairman and president of American Motors Corporation from 1954 to 1962.

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Ana Brenda Contreras
(She played Aurora Alcázar in the telenovela Teresa. From 2018 to 2019)
Ana Brenda Contreras
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Birthdate: December 24, 1986
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: McAllen, Texas, United States
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
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Pedro Armendáriz
(One of the best-known Latin American movie stars of the 1940s and 1950s)
Pedro Armendáriz
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Birthdate: May 9, 1912
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
Died: June 18, 1963
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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Aarón Díaz
(Actor)
Aarón Díaz
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Birthdate: March 7, 1982
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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Vicente Fox
(62nd President of Mexico (2000 - 2006))
Vicente Fox
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 2, 1942
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: León, Guanajuato, Mexico

Initially the CEO of Coca-Cola Mexico, Vicente Fox increased the sales of the soft drink in Mexico by 50%. He later focused on politics, joining the National Action Party and leading the country as its president. He has a rare condition called polydactyly, meaning he has 6 toes in both feet.

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Adán Sánchez
(Singer and Chalino Sánchez's son)
Adán Sánchez
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 14, 1984
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Torrance, California, United States
Died: March 27, 2004
 9 
Rebecca Jones
(Actress)
Rebecca Jones
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Birthdate: May 21, 1957
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
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Stephen F. Austin
(4th Secretary of State of Texas (October 1836 - December 1836))
Stephen F. Austin
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 3, 1793
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Austinville, Virginia, United States
Died: December 27, 1836

Stephen Austin, also known as the Father of Texas, was born to a lead-mining businessman in Missouri who later bought a piece of land from the Mexican government. Austin developed the land and mediated between American and Mexican people for control over it, eventually leading to the Texas Revolution.

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Joy
(Mexican pop duo formed in 2005 by brother and sister)
Joy
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: June 20, 1986
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Mexico
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Guillermo González Calderoni
(Commander of the Mexican Federal Judicial Police)
Guillermo González Calderoni
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1949 AD
Birthplace: Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
Died: February 5, 2003
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Carlton Cuse
(Kown for his groundbreaking cross-genre storytelling, pioneering work in interactive media)
Carlton Cuse
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Birthdate: March 22, 1959
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
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Todd Karns
(Actor, best remembered for playing George Bailey's younger brother, Harry Bailey, in the 1946 film It's a Wonderful Life)
Todd Karns
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Birthdate: January 15, 1921
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: February 5, 2000
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Hanna Jaff
(Founder of Jaff Foundation for Education)
Hanna Jaff
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Birthdate: November 4, 1986
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
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Lila Downs
(Mexican Pop Singer)
Lila Downs
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 9, 1968
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tlaxiaco, Oaxaca, Mexico

Lila Downs is a Mexican actress and singer-songwriter best known for recording songs in indigenous languages like Mayan, Purépecha, Nahuatl, Mixtec, and Zapotec. Hence, she is credited with popularizing Mexico's indigenous peoples' cultures, heritages, and styles. Downs has won several prestigious awards, including a Grammy Award. She is also known for her humanitarian efforts that benefit Latin America's indigenous population.

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Rodolfo Pizarro
(Mexican Professional Footballer Who Plays as an Attacking Midfielder)
Rodolfo Pizarro
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 15, 1994
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tampico, Tamaulipas, Mexico
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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Elizabeth Catlett
(Best known for her depictions of the Black-American experience in the 20th century)
Elizabeth Catlett
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Birthdate: April 15, 1915
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: April 2, 2012
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Pedro Armendáriz Jr.
(Actor)
Pedro Armendáriz Jr.
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Birthdate: April 6, 1940
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Culiacan, Sinaloa, Mexico
Died: December 26, 2011
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Mark Patton
(Actor)
Mark Patton
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Birthdate: September 22, 1959
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States
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Angélica María
(Actress & Singer-Songwriter, she is a Performer who has earned Grammy Awards and Numerous Other Honors)
Angélica María
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Birthdate: September 27, 1944
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
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Angélica Vale
(Actress who has appeared on screen for more than three decades and became known for her roles in telenovelas and comedy shows.)
Angélica Vale
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 11, 1975
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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Elena Poniatowska
(French-Mexican Journalist and the First Woman to Win Mexico’s National Journalism Prize)
Elena Poniatowska
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Birthdate: May 19, 1932
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris, France

Born in Paris, to a Polish-French father and a mother with Mexican origins, author Elena Poniatowska had begun her career as a journalist. Her iconic work Massacre in Mexico won her an award, which she refused to accept. She also became the first female to win Mexico’s National Journalism Prize.

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William Yarbrough
(Mexican Professional Soccer Player Who Plays as a Goalkeeper)
William Yarbrough
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 20, 1989
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Aguascalientes, Mexico
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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Alexis Ayala
(Actor)
Alexis Ayala
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Birthdate: August 9, 1965
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
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Michelle Vieth
(Television Personality, Actress who is known for her roles in telenovelas such as Sonadoras and Amigas y Rivales.)
Michelle Vieth
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Birthdate: November 19, 1979
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Marshalltown, Iowa, United States
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
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Sofia Huerta
(Soccer player - Right Back)
Sofia Huerta
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 14, 1992
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Boise, Idaho, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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Katie Barberi
(Actress known for her work in telenovelas and on Every Witch Way as Ursula)
Katie Barberi
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Birthdate: January 22, 1972
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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Tatiana
(She has been nominated for five Latin Grammy Awards for Best Children's Album and has sold over 9 million records)
Tatiana
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 12, 1968
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
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Conlon Nancarrow
(Composer)
Conlon Nancarrow
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 27, 1912
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Texarkana, Arkansas, United States
Died: August 10, 1997
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Teri Gender Bender
(Singer, Musician)
Teri Gender Bender
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 15, 1989
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado, United States
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David G. Burnet
(Early politician within the Republic of Texas, serving as interim President of Texas (1836 and again in 1841))
David G. Burnet
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 14, 1788
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States
Died: December 5, 1870
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Santiago Creel
(Mexican senator representing the centre-right National Action Party)
Santiago Creel
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 11, 1954
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
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Tom Fears
(American Football Player & Coach)
Tom Fears
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 3, 1922
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Guadalajara, Mexico
Died: January 4, 2000
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Marcos Witt
(Witt is considered the most influential and famous Spanish speaking figure of Christian music)
Marcos Witt
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 19, 1962
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas, United States
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Juan Ruiz Healy
(Mexican Journalist)
Juan Ruiz Healy
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Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
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Jaydy Michel
(Actress role as Celia on the series Los Serrano)
Jaydy Michel
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Birthdate: December 20, 1973
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Guadalajara, Mexico
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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Agustín de Iturbide y Green
(Was the grandson of Agustín de Iturbide, The first emperor of independent Mexico)
Agustín de Iturbide y Green
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Birthdate: April 2, 1863
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
Died: March 3, 1925
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Myron W. Wentz
(Founder, chairman and former CEO of USANA Health Sciences)
Myron W. Wentz
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: August 13, 1940
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: North Dakota, United States
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Fenessa Pineda
(American-Mexican Actress Best Known for Her Films 'Rambo: Last Blood', 'Mosquita Y Mari' and 'Sin Cielo')
Fenessa Pineda
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Birthplace: Lynwood, California, United States
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Benjamin Davis Wilson
(2nd Mayor of Los Angeles)
Benjamin Davis Wilson
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 1, 1811
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Wilson County, Tennessee, United States
Died: March 11, 1878
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Manoella Torres
(Singer, Actress)
Manoella Torres
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Birthdate: April 21, 1954
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York, United States
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Katie Johnson
(Football player - Forward)
Katie Johnson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 14, 1994
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Monrovia, California, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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Jennifer Clement
(She was elected as the first woman president of PEN International, an organization that was founded in 1921)
Jennifer Clement
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1960 AD
Birthplace: Greenwich, Connecticut, United States
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Eduardo Bours
(Businessman who served as governor of Sonora under the Institutional Revolutionary Party, PRI)
Eduardo Bours
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: December 17, 1956
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ciudad Obregón, Mexico

Eduardo Bours is a Mexican businessman and politician best known for his service as governor of Sonora from 2003 to 2009. His term as the governor of Sonora witnessed the tragic ABC Day Care Center Fire in Hermosillo, Sonora, and his supposed negligence in the investigation of the fire, which killed 44 toddlers, is often criticized.

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Marion G. Romney
(Apostle and a member of the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)
Marion G. Romney
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 19, 1897
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Colonia Juárez, Chihuahua, Mexico
Died: May 20, 1988
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Yolanda Montes
(Dancer, Actress)
Yolanda Montes
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Birthdate: January 3, 1932
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Spokane, Washington, United States