Famous People From Texas

The state of Texas, situated in the southern part of United States has been a favorite among both tourists and immigrants wanting to settle down in America. The cities of Austin, Houston, Dallas, San Antonio and Arlington are a few cities in the state of Texas which are fast developing and have progressed by leaps and bounds over the past few decades. Apart from its deserts and flourishing cities, the state of Texas has often been recognized as the home of several distinguished celebrities. Singers Jessica Simpson, Beyonce, Hillary Duff, Kelly Clarkson and Demi Lovato are a few famous faces who hail from Texas. Beyonce’s tracks like ‘Baby Boy’ and ‘Crazy in Love’ secured top positions in the ‘Billboard Top 100’ countdown charts. She also released several albums during the period 2003-08. She is also the recipient of six Grammy awards, a feat achieved by very few people. Here are a few other famous people who belong to Texas, scroll down to see their names.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Selena Gomez

Selena Gomez.
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Famous As: Actress, Singer
Birthdate: July 22, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 2 Beyonce Knowles

Beyonce Knowles.
9
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: September 4, 1981
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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 3 Travis Scott

Travis Scott.
9
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: April 30, 1992
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 4 Nick Jonas

Nick Jonas.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: September 16, 1992
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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 5 Selena

Selena.
10
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: April 16, 1971
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: March 31, 1995

 6 Patrick Mahomes II

Patrick Mahomes II.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Quarterback
Birthdate: September 17, 1995
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
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 7 Patrick Swayze

Patrick Swayze.
4
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 18, 1952
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: September 14, 2009
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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 8 The Undertaker

The Undertaker.
9
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: March 24, 1965
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'10" (208 cm)
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 9 Kelly Clarkson

Kelly Clarkson.
3
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Actress
Birthdate: April 24, 1982
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 10 Matthew McConaughey

Matthew McConaughey.
8
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 4, 1969
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 11 Megan Thee Stallion

Megan Thee Stallion.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: February 15, 1995
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 12 Dakota Johnson

Dakota Johnson.
3
Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 4, 1989
Sun Sign: Libra
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 13 Machine Gun Kelly

Machine Gun Kelly.
7
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: April 22, 1990
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 14 Chris Kyle

Chris Kyle.
10
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: US Navy SEAL Veteran
Birthdate: April 8, 1974
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: February 2, 2013
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 15 Dwight D. Eisenhower

Dwight D. Eisenhower.
4
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 34th U.S. President
Birthdate: October 14, 1890
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: March 28, 1969
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 16 Jennifer Garner

Jennifer Garner.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 17, 1972
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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 17 Sharon Tate

Sharon Tate.
3
Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Model, Film Actress, Television Actress
Birthdate: January 24, 1943
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: August 9, 1969
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 18 Janis Joplin

Janis Joplin.
5
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 19, 1943
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: October 4, 1970
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 19 Jamie Foxx

Jamie Foxx.
3
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 13, 1967
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 20 Woody Harrelson

Woody Harrelson.
4
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Actor, Activist
Birthdate: July 23, 1961
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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 21 Lyndon B. Johnson

Lyndon B. Johnson.
7
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 36th President of the U.S.A
Birthdate: August 27, 1908
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: January 22, 1973
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 22 Carol Burnett

Carol Burnett.
2
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 26, 1933
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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 23 Debbie Reynolds

Debbie Reynolds.
3
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 1, 1932
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: December 20, 2016
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 24 Michelle Rodriguez

Michelle Rodriguez.
1
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 12, 1978
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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 25 Owen Wilson

Owen Wilson.
4
Famous As: American actor
Birthdate: November 18, 1968
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 26 Howard Hughes

Howard Hughes.
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Famous As: Entrepreneur, Investor
Birthdate: December 24, 1905
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: April 5, 1976
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 27 Farrah Fawcett

Farrah Fawcett.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 2, 1947
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: June 25, 2009
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 28 Willie Nelson

Willie Nelson.
4
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician, Activist
Birthdate: April 29, 1933
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 29 Jensen Ackles

Jensen Ackles.
3
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 1, 1978
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 30 Jim Parsons

Jim Parsons.
5
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 24, 1973
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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 31 Alexis Bledel

Alexis Bledel.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 16, 1981
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 32 Anna Nicole Smith

Anna Nicole Smith.
8
Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Actress, Model
Birthdate: November 28, 1967
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: February 8, 2007
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 33 Drew Brees

Drew Brees.
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: January 15, 1979
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 34 John Williams

John Williams.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: February 8, 1932
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 35 Leighton Meester

Leighton Meester.
1
Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 9, 1986
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 36 Hilary Duff

Hilary Duff.
7
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 28, 1987
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 37 Eva Longoria

Eva Longoria.
3
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 15, 1975
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 38 Audie Murphy

Audie Murphy.
5
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Soldier
Birthdate: June 20, 1925
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: May 28, 1971
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 39 Robin Wright

Robin Wright.
5
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 8, 1966
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 40 Jennifer Love Hewitt

Jennifer Love Hewitt.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 21, 1979
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 41 Renee Zellweger

Renee Zellweger.
3
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 25, 1969
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 42 Jared Padalecki

Jared Padalecki.
3
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 19, 1982
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 43 Tommy Lee Jones

Tommy Lee Jones.
1
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 15, 1946
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 44 Buddy Holly

Buddy Holly.
3
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: September 7, 1936
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: February 3, 1959
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 45 David Koresh

David Koresh.
1
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Religious Leader
Birthdate: August 17, 1959
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: April 19, 1993

 46 Ciara

Ciara.
1
Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: October 25, 1985
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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 47 Steve Austin

Steve Austin.
3
Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: December 18, 1964
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 48 Steve Martin

Steve Martin.
4
Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: August 14, 1945
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 49 George Foreman

George Foreman.
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional Boxer
Birthdate: January 10, 1949
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 50 Beto O’Rourke

Beto O’Rourke.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: U.S. Representative
Birthdate: September 26, 1972
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)