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

 4 Patrick Swayze

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

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

 6 Matthew McConaughey

Matthew McConaughey.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 4, 1969
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 7 Dwight D. Eisenhower

Dwight D. Eisenhower.
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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)
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 8 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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 9 Kelly Clarkson

Kelly Clarkson.
10
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Actress
Birthdate: April 24, 1982
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 10 Willie Nelson

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

Janis Joplin.
10
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 19, 1943
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: October 4, 1970

 12 Jamie Foxx

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

Lyndon B. Johnson.
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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)

 14 Debbie Reynolds

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

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

 16 Farrah Fawcett

Farrah Fawcett.
3
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 2, 1947
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: June 25, 2009
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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 17 Steve Martin

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

 18 John Williams

John Williams.
3
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: February 8, 1932
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 19 Carol Burnett

Carol Burnett.
3
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 26, 1933
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 20 Buddy Holly

Buddy Holly.
9
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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 21 Drew Brees

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

 22 Selena

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

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

 24 Tommy Lee Jones

Tommy Lee Jones.
9
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 15, 1946
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 25 Kenny Rogers

Kenny Rogers.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: August 21, 1938
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: March 20, 2020
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 26 Stevie Ray Vaughan

Stevie Ray Vaughan.
5
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer
Birthdate: October 3, 1954
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: August 27, 1990
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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 27 George Foreman

George Foreman.
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional Boxer
Birthdate: January 10, 1949
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 28 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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 29 Miranda Lambert

Miranda Lambert.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: November 10, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 30 Dakota Johnson

Dakota Johnson.
7
Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 4, 1989
Sun Sign: Libra
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 31 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)

 32 Steve Austin

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

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

 34 Chris Kyle

Chris Kyle.
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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)

 35 Eddie Guerrero

Eddie Guerrero.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: October 9, 1967
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: November 13, 2005
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 36 Wes Anderson

Wes Anderson.
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Famous As: Producer
Birthdate: May 1, 1969
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 37 Sharon Tate

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

 38 Owen Wilson

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

 39 Erykah Badu

Erykah Badu.
4
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: February 26, 1971
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

 40 Woody Harrelson

Woody Harrelson.
7
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Actor, Activist
Birthdate: July 23, 1961
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 41 Lance Armstrong

Lance Armstrong.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Road racing cyclist
Birthdate: September 18, 1971
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 42 Usher

Usher.
3
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: October 14, 1978
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 43 Michelle Rodriguez

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

 44 Kris Kristofferson

Kris Kristofferson.
8
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: June 22, 1936
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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 45 Joan Crawford

Joan Crawford.
3
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 23, 1905
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: May 10, 1977

 46 Jim Parsons

Jim Parsons.
9
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 24, 1973
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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 47 Anna Nicole Smith

Anna Nicole Smith.
13
Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Actress, Model
Birthdate: November 28, 1967
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: February 8, 2007

 48 Jensen Ackles

Jensen Ackles.
5
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 1, 1978
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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 49 Ross Perot

Ross Perot.
3
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Independent U.S. Presidential Candidate
Birthdate: June 27, 1930
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: July 9, 2019
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 50 Robin Wright

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