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.
Selena GomezSelena Gomez
(Actress)

22 July 1992

Grand Prairie

American

Cancer

Michelle RodriguezMichelle Rodriguez
(Actress)

12 July 1978

San Antonio, Texas, United States

American

Cancer

Jim ParsonsJim Parsons
(Actor)

24 March 1973

Houston, Texas, United States

American

Aries

Carly FiorinaCarly Fiorina
(Former CEO of Hewlett-Packard)

06 September 1954

Austin

American

Virgo

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

25 October 1985

Austin

American

Scorpio

The UndertakerThe Undertaker
(Professional Wrestler)

24 March 1965

Houston

American

Aries

Leighton MeesterLeighton Meester
(Actress)

09 April 1986

Fort Worth, Texas, United States

American

Aries

Drew BreesDrew Brees
(American Football Player)

15 January 1979

Austin, Texas, United States

American

Capricorn

Jeb BushJeb Bush
(Former Governor of Florida)

11 February 1953

Midland

American

Aquarius

Adrian PetersonAdrian Peterson
(American Football Player)

21 March 1985

Palestine, Texas, United States

American

Aries

Jared Padalecki Jared Padalecki
(Actor)

19 July 1982

San Antonio, Texas, U.S.

American

Cancer

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

24 January 1943

09 August 1969

Dallas, Texas, United States

American

Aquarius

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

14 October 1890

28 March 1969

Denison

American

Libra

Jessica SimpsonJessica Simpson
(Singer, Actress)

10 July 1980

Abilene, Texas, United States

American

Cancer

Richard RamirezRichard Ramirez
(Serial Killer)

29 February 1960

07 June 2013

El Paso

American

Pisces

Kelly ClarksonKelly Clarkson
(Singer)

24 April 1982

Fort Worth, Texas, USA

American

Taurus

Forest WhitakerForest Whitaker
(Actor)

15 July 1961

Longview, Texas, United States

American

Cancer

Debbie ReynoldsDebbie Reynolds
(Actress)

01 April 1932

20 December 2016

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, United States

American

Aries

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

27 August 1908

22 January 1973

Stonewall

American

Virgo

Matthew McConaugheyMatthew McConaughey
(Actor, Producer)

04 November 1969

Uvalde, Texas, U.S

American

Scorpio

Sarah ShahiSarah Shahi
(Actress)

10 January 1980

Euless, Texas, United States

American

Capricorn

Carol BurnettCarol Burnett
(Actress)

26 April 1933

San Antonio

American

Taurus

Luke WilsonLuke Wilson
(Actor)

21 September 1971

Dallas, Texas, United States

American

Virgo

Jesse JaneJesse Jane
(Adult Film Actress)

16 July 1980

Fort Worth, Texas, United States

American

Cancer

Nick JonasNick Jonas
(Singer-songwriter)

16 September 1992

Dallas, Texas, U.S.

American

Virgo

Miranda LambertMiranda Lambert
(Singer-songwriter)

10 November 1983

Longview, Texas, United States

American

Scorpio

Janis JoplinJanis Joplin
(Singer)

19 January 1943

04 October 1970

Port Arthur, Texas, United States

American

Capricorn

Patrick SwayzePatrick Swayze
(Actor)

18 August 1952

14 September 2009

Houston

American

Leo

Randy QuaidRandy Quaid

01 October 1950

Houston, Texas, United States

American

Libra

Piper PeraboPiper Perabo
(Actress)

31 October 1976

Dallas, Texas, United States

American

Scorpio

Jennifer GarnerJennifer Garner
(Actress)

17 April 1972

Houston

American

Aries

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

24 December 1905

05 April 1976

Humble, Texas, US

American

Capricorn

Robin WrightRobin Wright
(Actress)

08 April 1966

Dallas, Texas, United States

American

Aries

Gina CaranoGina Carano
(Mixed Martial Artist)

16 April 1982

Dallas County, Texas, United States

American

Aries

Selena QuintanillaSelena
(Singer, Songwriter)

16 April 1971

31 March 1995

Lake Jackson

American

Aries

Jeff DunhamJeff Dunham
(Comedian, Ventriloquist)

18 April 1962

Dallas, Texas, U.S.

American

Aries

Woody HarrelsonWoody Harrelson
(Actor, Activist)

23 July 1961

Midland

American

Cancer

Owen WilsonOwen Wilson
(American actor)

18 November 1968

Dallas

American

Scorpio

Hilary DuffHilary Duff
(Actress)

28 September 1987

Houston

American

Libra

Wes AndersonWes Anderson
(Director, Producer, Actor)

01 May 1969

Houston

American

Taurus

Jennifer Love HewittJennifer Love Hewitt
(Actress)

21 February 1979

Waco, Texas, U.S.

American

Pisces

Mitch GrassiMitch Grassi
(Singer-songwriter)

24 July 1992

Arlington, Texas, U.S.

American

Leo

Ethan HawkeEthan Hawke
(Actor, Director, Screenwriter)

06 November 1970

Austin, Texas, United States

American

Scorpio

Sissy SpacekSissy Spacek
(Actress, Singer)

25 December 1949

Quitman, Texas, United States

American

Capricorn

Summer GlauSummer Glau
(Actress)

24 July 1981

San Antonio, Texas, United States

American

Leo

Lisa NiemiLisa Niemi
(Actress, Director)

26 May 1956

Houston, Texas, United States

American

Gemini

Renee ZellwegerRenee Zellweger
(Actress)

25 April 1969

Katy, Texas, U.S

American

Taurus

Eva LongoriaEva Longoria
(Actress)

15 March 1975

Corpus Christi

American

Pisces

Steve MartinSteve Martin
(Comedian)

14 August 1945

Waco

American

Leo

Solange KnowlesSolange Knowles
(Singer-Songwriter)

24 June 1986

Houston, Texas, U.S

American

Cancer

Dylan SprayberryDylan Sprayberry
(Actor)

07 July 1998

Houston, Texas, United States

American

Cancer

Lance ArmstrongLance Armstrong
(Road racing cyclist)

18 September 1971

Plano

American

Virgo

Jensen AcklesJensen Ackles

01 March 1978

Dallas

American

Pisces

Katie LeclercKatie Leclerc
(Actress)

06 November 1986

San Antonio, Texas, United States

American

Scorpio

Buddy HollyBuddy Holly

07 September 1936

03 February 1959

Lubbock, Texas, U.S.

American

Virgo

Anna Nicole SmithAnna Nicole Smith
(Actress, Model)

28 November 1967

08 February 2007

Harris County

American

Sagittarius

Barry WhiteBarry White

12 September 1944

04 July 2003

Galveston, Texas, U.S.

American

Virgo

Gene RoddenberryGene Roddenberry

19 August 1921

24 October 1991

El Paso

American

Leo

George ForemanGeorge Foreman

10 January 1949

Marshall, Texas

American

Capricorn

Holland RodenHolland Roden
(Actress)

07 October 1986

Dallas, Texas

American

Libra

Missi PyleMissi Pyle
(Actress)

16 November 1972

Houston, Texas, United States

American

Scorpio

Carolyn JonesCarolyn Jones
(Actress)

08 April 1930

03 August 1983

Amarillo, Texas, United States

American

Aries

Madison Michell PettisMadison Pettis
(Actress, Voice Actress, Celebrity Model)

22 July 1998

Arlington, Texas, USA

American

Cancer

Stephanie MarchStephanie March
(Actress)

23 July 1974

Dallas, Texas, United States

American

Cancer

Kenny RogersKenny Rogers
(Singer-Songwriter)

21 August 1938

Houston

American

Leo

Tommy Lee JonesTommy Lee Jones
(Actor, Director)

15 September 1946

San Saba, Texas, U.S

American

Virgo

Roy OrbisonRoy Orbison
(Singer-songwriter)

23 April 1936

06 December 1988

Vernon

American

Taurus

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

03 October 1954

27 August 1990

Dallas

American

Libra

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

22 June 1936

Brownsville, Texas, U.S.

American

Cancer

Audie MurphyAudie Murphy

20 June 1925

28 May 1971

Kingston

American

Gemini

Tamron HallTamron Hall
(Journalist)

16 September 1970

Luling, Texas, United States

American

Virgo

Ross PerotRoss Perot
(Independent U.S. Presidential Candidate)

27 June 1930

Texarkana, Texas

American

Cancer

Joan CrawfordJoan Crawford
(Actress)

23 March 1905

10 May 1977

San Antonio

American

Aries

Kay PanabakerKay Panabaker
(Actress, Voice-Over Artist)

02 May 1990

Orange, Texas, United States

American

Taurus

Adalia RoseAdalia Rose
(Social Media Personality)

10 December 2006

Round Rock, Texas, United States

American

Sagittarius

NellyNelly
(Rapper, Singer, Songwriter)

02 November 1974

Austin, Texas, United States

American

Scorpio

Chris BoshChris Bosh
(Basketball Player)

24 March 1984

Dallas, Texas, United States

American

Aries

Michelle ForbesMichelle Forbes
(Actress)

08 January 1965

Austin, Texas, United States

American

Capricorn

Bill PaxtonBill Paxton

17 May 1955

25 February 2017

Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.

American

Taurus

Matt StoneMatt Stone
(Actor, Animator, Producer, Director, Songwriter)

26 May 1971

Houston

American

Gemini

Michele MiscavigeMichele Miscavige
(Wife of Scientology leader David Miscavige)

18 January 1961

Dallas, Texas

American

Capricorn

Waylon JenningsWaylon Jennings
(Singers)

15 June 1937

13 February 2002

Littlefield

American

Gemini

George StraitGeorge Strait
(American singer)

18 May 1952

Poteet, Texas

American

Taurus

Madylin SweetenMadylin Sweeten
(Actress)

27 June 1991

Brownwood, Texas, United States

American

Cancer

Jill GoodacreJill Goodacre
(Model & Actress)

29 March 1964

Lubbock, Texas, United States

American

Aries

Laura BushLaura Bush
(Former First Lady)

04 November 1946

Midland, Texas

American

Scorpio

Mark HenryMark Henry
(Weightlifter, Powerlifter, Wrestler)

12 June 1971

Silsbee, Texas, United States

American

Gemini

Tom FordTom Ford
(American fashion designer)

27 August 1961

Austin

American

Virgo

Zach HerronZach Herron
(Singer, Instagram Personality)

27 May 2001

Dallas, Texas

American

Gemini

Katherine HelmondKatherine Helmond
(Actress)

05 July 1929

Galveston, Texas, United States

American

Cancer

Oliver NorthOliver North
(Political Commentator and Television Host)

07 October 1943

San Antonio

American

Libra

Don SwayzeDon Swayze
(Actor)

10 August 1958

Texas, U.S.

American

Leo

Haylie DuffHaylie Duff
(Actress)

19 February 1985

Houston, Texas, United States

American

Aquarius

Lizzie VelásquezLizzie Velásquez
(Motivational Speaker)

13 March 1989

Austin, Texas, United States

American

Pisces

Bernie TiedeBernie Tiede
(Murderer)

02 August 1958

Abilene, Texas, United States

American

Leo

Cris JuddCris Judd
(Actor)

15 August 1969

Abilene, Texas, United States

American

Leo

Jerry HallJerry Hall
(Model, Actress)

02 July 1956

Gonzales, Texas, United States

American

Cancer

Austin MahoneAustin Mahone
(Vlogger)

04 April 1996

San Antonio, Texas

American

Aries

Jack Johnson (Boxer)Jack Johnson (Boxer)

31 March 1878

10 June 1946

Texas

American

Aries

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