Selena Gomez, Michelle Rodriguez, Jim Parsons, Carly Fiorina & Ciara are some of the celebrities who hail 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.
Nick JonasNick Jonas
(Singer-songwriter)

16 September 1992

American

Travis ScottTravis Scott
(Rapper)

30 April 1992

American

Selena GomezSelena Gomez
(Actress)

22 July 1992

American

Patrick SwayzePatrick Swayze
(Actor)

18 August 1952

American

Amber HeardAmber Heard
(Actress)

22 April 1986

American

Jennifer GarnerJennifer Garner
(Actress)

17 April 1972

American

Hilary DuffHilary Duff
(Actress)

28 September 1987

American

Howard HughesHoward Hughes
(Entrepreneur, Aerospace Engineer, Filmmaker, Inventor, Aviator, Philanthropist)

24 December 1905

American

Janis JoplinJanis Joplin
(Singer)

19 January 1943

American

Matthew McConaugheyMatthew McConaughey
(Actor, Producer)

04 November 1969

American

Alex JonesAlex Jones
(Radio Personality)

11 February 1974

American

Lyndon B. JohnsonLyndon B. Johnson
(President of the U.S.A)

27 August 1908

American

The UndertakerThe Undertaker
(Professional Wrestler)

24 March 1965

American

Willie NelsonWillie Nelson
(Musician)

29 April 1933

American

Dennis QuaidDennis Quaid
(Actor)

09 April 1954

American

Bill PaxtonBill Paxton

17 May 1955

American

Robin WrightRobin Wright
(Actress)

08 April 1966

American

Eva LongoriaEva Longoria
(Actress)

15 March 1975

American

Dwight D. EisenhowerDwight D. Eisenhower
(34th U.S. President)

14 October 1890

American

Sharon TateSharon Tate
(Model, Film Actress, Television Actress)

24 January 1943

American

Dakota JohnsonDakota Johnson
(Actress)

04 October 1989

American

Liza KoshyLiza Koshy
(YouTube Star & Vine Star)

31 March 1996

American

Woody HarrelsonWoody Harrelson
(Actor, Activist)

23 July 1961

American

Ethan HawkeEthan Hawke
(Actor, Director, Screenwriter)

06 November 1970

American

Steve MartinSteve Martin
(Comedian)

14 August 1945

American

Farrah FawcettFarrah Fawcett
(Actress)

02 February 1947

American

Kris KritoffersonKris Kristofferson
(Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Actor)

22 June 1936

American

Jennifer Love HewittJennifer Love Hewitt
(Actress)

21 February 1979

American

Chris KyleChris Kyle
(US Navy SEAL Veteran)

08 April 1974

American

Jim ParsonsJim Parsons
(Actor)

24 March 1973

American

Owen WilsonOwen Wilson
(American actor)

18 November 1968

American

Selena QuintanillaSelena
(Singer, Songwriter)

16 April 1971

American

Richard RamirezRichard Ramirez
(Serial Killer)

29 February 1960

American

Jensen AcklesJensen Ackles

01 March 1978

American

Leighton MeesterLeighton Meester
(Actress)

09 April 1986

American

Forest WhitakerForest Whitaker
(Actor)

15 July 1961

American

Lance ArmstrongLance Armstrong
(Road racing cyclist)

18 September 1971

American

Michelle RodriguezMichelle Rodriguez
(Actress)

12 July 1978

American

Roy OrbisonRoy Orbison
(Singer-songwriter)

23 April 1936

American

Tommy Lee JonesTommy Lee Jones
(Actor, Director)

15 September 1946

American

Mark David ChapmanMark David Chapman
(Killer of John Lennon)

10 May 1955

American

Jordan SpiethJordan Spieth
(Golfer)

27 July 1993

American

Sarah ShahiSarah Shahi
(Actress)

10 January 1980

American

Bart MillardBart Millard
(Singer, Songwriter)

01 December 1972

American

Wes AndersonWes Anderson
(Director, Producer, Actor)

01 May 1969

American

Anna Nicole SmithAnna Nicole Smith
(Actress, Model)

28 November 1967

American

Audie MurphyAudie Murphy

20 June 1925

American

Stevie Ray VaughanStevie Ray Vaughan
(Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer)

03 October 1954

American

Debbie ReynoldsDebbie Reynolds
(Actress)

01 April 1932

American

Jared Padalecki Jared Padalecki
(Actor)

19 July 1982

American

Kelly ClarksonKelly Clarkson
(Singer)

24 April 1982

American

Joan CrawfordJoan Crawford
(Actress)

23 March 1905

American

CiaraCiara
(Singer-songwriter, Musician, Composer, Model)

25 October 1985

American

Dez BryantDez Bryant
(American Football Player)

04 November 1988

American

Buddy HollyBuddy Holly

07 September 1936

American

Waylon JenningsWaylon Jennings
(Singers)

15 June 1937

American

Jessica SimpsonJessica Simpson
(Singer, Actress)

10 July 1980

American

Erykah BaduErykah Badu
(Singer)

26 February 1971

American

Carol BurnettCarol Burnett
(Actress)

26 April 1933

American

Sissy SpacekSissy Spacek
(Actress, Singer)

25 December 1949

American

Adrian PetersonAdrian Peterson
(American Football Player)

21 March 1985

American

Angie HarmonAngie Harmon
(Actress, Model)

10 August 1972

American

George ForemanGeorge Foreman

10 January 1949

American

Adalia RoseAdalia Rose
(YouTuber)

10 December 2006

American

Eddie GuerreroEddie Guerrero
(Professional Wrestler)

09 October 1967

American

George StraitGeorge Strait
(American singer)

18 May 1952

American

Rodney AlcalaRodney Alcala
(Serial Killer)

23 August 1943

American

Gina CaranoGina Carano
(Mixed Martial Artist)

16 April 1982

American

Solange KnowlesSolange Knowles
(Singer-Songwriter)

24 June 1986

American

David KoreshDavid Koresh
(Religious Leader)

17 August 1959

American

Chris BoshChris Bosh
(Basketball Player)

24 March 1984

American

Randy QuaidRandy Quaid

01 October 1950

American

Luke WilsonLuke Wilson
(Actor)

21 September 1971

American

Piper PeraboPiper Perabo
(Actress)

31 October 1976

American

Jeff DunhamJeff Dunham
(Comedian, Ventriloquist)

18 April 1962

American

Lisa NiemiLisa Niemi
(Actress, Director)

26 May 1956

American

Mark SallingMark Salling
(Actor, Musician)

17 August 1982

American

Kenny RogersKenny Rogers
(Singer-Songwriter)

21 August 1938

American

Miranda LambertMiranda Lambert
(Singer-songwriter)

10 November 1983

American

NellyNelly
(Rapper, Singer, Songwriter)

02 November 1974

American

Drew BreesDrew Brees
(American Football Player)

15 January 1979

American