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.
Travis ScottTravis Scott
(Rapper)

30 April 1992

Houston, Texas

American

Taurus

The UndertakerThe Undertaker
(Professional Wrestler)

24 March 1965

Houston

American

Aries

Selena GomezSelena Gomez
(Actress)

22 July 1992

Grand Prairie

American

Cancer

Dakota JohnsonDakota Johnson
(Actress)

04 October 1989

Austin, Texas

American

Libra

Kelly ClarksonKelly Clarkson
(Singer)

24 April 1982

Fort Worth, Texas, USA

American

Taurus

David KoreshDavid Koresh
(Religious Leader)

17 August 1959

19 April 1993

Houston, Texas

American

Leo

Matthew McConaugheyMatthew McConaughey
(Actor, Producer)

04 November 1969

Uvalde, Texas, U.S

American

Scorpio

Patrick SwayzePatrick Swayze
(Actor)

18 August 1952

14 September 2009

Houston

American

Leo

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

27 August 1908

22 January 1973

Stonewall

American

Virgo

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

14 October 1890

28 March 1969

Denison

American

Libra

Chris KyleChris Kyle
(US Navy SEAL Veteran)

08 April 1974

02 February 2013

Odessa, Texas

American

Aries

Amber HeardAmber Heard
(Actress)

22 April 1986

Austin, Texas

American

Taurus

Selena QuintanillaSelena
(Singer, Songwriter)

16 April 1971

31 March 1995

Lake Jackson

American

Aries

Wes AndersonWes Anderson
(Director, Producer, Actor)

01 May 1969

Houston

American

Taurus

Owen WilsonOwen Wilson
(American actor)

18 November 1968

Dallas

American

Scorpio

Woody HarrelsonWoody Harrelson
(Actor, Activist)

23 July 1961

Midland

American

Cancer

Bill PaxtonBill Paxton

17 May 1955

25 February 2017

Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.

American

Taurus

Jennifer GarnerJennifer Garner
(Actress)

17 April 1972

Houston

American

Aries

Willie NelsonWillie Nelson
(Musician)

29 April 1933

Abbott, Texas

American

Taurus

Robin WrightRobin Wright
(Actress)

08 April 1966

Dallas, Texas, United States

American

Aries

Eva LongoriaEva Longoria
(Actress)

15 March 1975

Corpus Christi

American

Pisces

Forest WhitakerForest Whitaker
(Actor)

15 July 1961

Longview, Texas, United States

American

Cancer

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

24 December 1905

05 April 1976

Humble, Texas, US

American

Capricorn

Jim ParsonsJim Parsons
(Actor)

24 March 1973

Houston, Texas, United States

American

Aries

Jennifer Love HewittJennifer Love Hewitt
(Actress)

21 February 1979

Waco, Texas, U.S.

American

Pisces

Buddy HollyBuddy Holly

07 September 1936

03 February 1959

Lubbock, Texas, U.S.

American

Virgo

Janis JoplinJanis Joplin
(Singer)

19 January 1943

04 October 1970

Port Arthur, Texas, United States

American

Capricorn

Jensen AcklesJensen Ackles

01 March 1978

Dallas

American

Pisces

Richard RamirezRichard Ramirez
(Serial Killer)

29 February 1960

07 June 2013

El Paso

American

Pisces

Nick JonasNick Jonas
(Singer-songwriter)

16 September 1992

Dallas, Texas, U.S.

American

Virgo

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

24 January 1943

09 August 1969

Dallas, Texas, United States

American

Aquarius

Audie MurphyAudie Murphy

20 June 1925

28 May 1971

Kingston

American

Gemini

Ethan HawkeEthan Hawke
(Actor, Director, Screenwriter)

06 November 1970

Austin, Texas, United States

American

Scorpio

Hilary DuffHilary Duff
(Actress)

28 September 1987

Houston

American

Libra

Leighton MeesterLeighton Meester
(Actress)

09 April 1986

Fort Worth, Texas, United States

American

Aries

Anna Nicole SmithAnna Nicole Smith
(Actress, Model)

28 November 1967

08 February 2007

Harris County

American

Sagittarius

Jeb BushJeb Bush
(Former Governor of Florida)

11 February 1953

Midland

American

Aquarius

Lance ArmstrongLance Armstrong
(Road racing cyclist)

18 September 1971

Plano

American

Virgo

Steve MartinSteve Martin
(Comedian)

14 August 1945

Waco

American

Leo

Tommy Lee JonesTommy Lee Jones
(Actor, Director)

15 September 1946

San Saba, Texas, U.S

American

Virgo

George ForemanGeorge Foreman

10 January 1949

Marshall, Texas

American

Capricorn

Michelle RodriguezMichelle Rodriguez
(Actress)

12 July 1978

San Antonio, Texas, United States

American

Cancer

Joan CrawfordJoan Crawford
(Actress)

23 March 1905

10 May 1977

San Antonio

American

Aries

Luke WilsonLuke Wilson
(Actor)

21 September 1971

Dallas, Texas, United States

American

Virgo

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

22 June 1936

Brownsville, Texas, U.S.

American

Cancer

Roy OrbisonRoy Orbison
(Singer-songwriter)

23 April 1936

06 December 1988

Vernon

American

Taurus

Debbie ReynoldsDebbie Reynolds
(Actress)

01 April 1932

20 December 2016

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

American

Aries

Laura BushLaura Bush
(Former First Lady)

04 November 1946

Midland, Texas

American

Scorpio

Miranda LambertMiranda Lambert
(Singer-songwriter)

10 November 1983

Longview, Texas, United States

American

Scorpio

Jared Padalecki Jared Padalecki
(Actor)

19 July 1982

San Antonio, Texas, U.S.

American

Cancer

Gina CaranoGina Carano
(Mixed Martial Artist)

16 April 1982

Dallas County, Texas, United States

American

Aries

Dez BryantDez Bryant
(American Football Player)

04 November 1988

Galveston County

American

Scorpio

Drew BreesDrew Brees
(American Football Player)

15 January 1979

Austin, Texas, United States

American

Capricorn

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

03 October 1954

27 August 1990

Dallas

American

Libra

Eddie GuerreroEddie Guerrero
(Professional Wrestler)

09 October 1967

13 November 2005

El Paso, Texas

American

Libra

Chris BoshChris Bosh
(Basketball Player)

24 March 1984

Dallas, Texas, United States

American

Aries

Erykah BaduErykah Badu
(Singer)

26 February 1971

Dallas, Texas

American

Pisces

Waylon JenningsWaylon Jennings
(Singers)

15 June 1937

13 February 2002

Littlefield

American

Gemini

Solange KnowlesSolange Knowles
(Singer-Songwriter)

24 June 1986

Houston, Texas, U.S

American

Cancer

Jessica SimpsonJessica Simpson
(Singer, Actress)

10 July 1980

Abilene, Texas, United States

American

Cancer

Sarah ShahiSarah Shahi
(Actress)

10 January 1980

Euless, Texas, United States

American

Capricorn

Adalia RoseAdalia Rose
(YouTuber)

10 December 2006

Round Rock, Texas, United States

American

Sagittarius

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

25 October 1985

Austin

American

Scorpio

Kenny RogersKenny Rogers
(Singer-Songwriter)

21 August 1938

Houston

American

Leo

Ross UlbrichtRoss Ulbricht
(Drug Trafficker)

27 March 1984

Austin, Texas

American

Aries

George StraitGeorge Strait
(American singer)

18 May 1952

Poteet, Texas

American

Taurus

Mark HenryMark Henry
(Weightlifter, Powerlifter, Wrestler)

12 June 1971

Silsbee, Texas, United States

American

Gemini

GoldustGoldust
(Professional Wrestler)

11 April 1969

Austin, Texas

American

Aries

Piper PeraboPiper Perabo
(Actress)

31 October 1976

Dallas, Texas, United States

American

Scorpio

Sissy SpacekSissy Spacek
(Actress, Singer)

25 December 1949

Quitman, Texas, United States

American

Capricorn

NellyNelly
(Rapper, Singer, Songwriter)

02 November 1974

Austin, Texas, United States

American

Scorpio

Randy QuaidRandy Quaid

01 October 1950

Houston, Texas, United States

American

Libra

Lady Bird JohnsonLady Bird Johnson
(First Lady of the United States)

22 December 1912

11 July 2007

Karnack, Texas, U.S.

American

Sagittarius

Carol BurnettCarol Burnett
(Actress)

26 April 1933

San Antonio

American

Taurus

Jesse JaneJesse Jane
(Adult Film Actress)

16 July 1980

Fort Worth, Texas, United States

American

Cancer

Liza KoshyLiza Koshy
(YouTube Star & Vine Star)

31 March 1996

Houston, Texas, USA

American

Aries

Lisa NiemiLisa Niemi
(Actress, Director)

26 May 1956

Houston, Texas, United States

American

Gemini

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

27 June 1930

Texarkana, Texas

American

Cancer

Angie HarmonAngie Harmon
(Actress, Model)

10 August 1972

Highland Park, Texas, United States

American

Leo

Tom FordTom Ford
(American fashion designer)

27 August 1961

Austin

American

Virgo

Missi PyleMissi Pyle
(Actress)

16 November 1972

Houston, Texas, United States

American

Scorpio