List of people from Texas

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The following are notable people who were either born/raised or have lived for a significant period of time in Texas.

Founders of the Republic of Texas[edit]

Military/war[edit]

The Texas Revolution/The Alamo[edit]

The Civil War[edit]

World War I[edit]

World War II[edit]

Korean War[edit]

Vietnam War[edit]

War in Afghanistan[edit]

Iraq War[edit]

Politics and public office[edit]

See also Category:Texas politicians and its subcategories.
See also List of mayors of Austin, Texas; List of mayors of Dallas, Texas; List of mayors of El Paso, Texas; List of mayors of Fort Worth, Texas; List of mayors of Houston, Texas; List of mayors of Plano, Texas; List of mayors of San Antonio, Texas.

US Presidents[edit]

Notable women of Texas[edit]

Please consider adding notable Texas women to other categories on this page that specifically concern their areas of notability.

Entertainment[edit]

Dance[edit]

Fashion[edit]

Film/theater/television[edit]

Comedians[edit]

Music[edit]

Beauty pageant winners[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Baseball[edit]

Football[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Professional Wrestling[edit]

Other[edit]

Business[edit]

Law and jurisprudence[edit]

Law enforcement[edit]

Art and architecture[edit]

Literature[edit]

Journalism[edit]

Science/medicine[edit]

Aviation/space exploration[edit]

Scholars, educators, academicians[edit]

See also the listings on this page for individual areas of specialization (e.g., Literature, Science/medicine, Music)

Clergy[edit]

Infamous Texans[edit]

Others[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fred J. Agnich Papers". lib.utexas.edu. Retrieved September 20, 2013. 
  2. ^ Odie Arambula and others (March 20, 1997). "Former 'hands-on DA' Borchers dies in San Antonio hospital". Laredo Morning Times. Retrieved June 13, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Craig Goldman's Biography". votesmart.com. Retrieved March 15, 2014. 
  4. ^ 79736 ""Investigators baffled by debts accrued by state District Judge Tom Greenwell before suicide," July 20, 2013". abclocal.go.com. Retrieved July 24, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Legislative Reference Library of Texas: James C. Spencer". lrl.state.tx.us. Retrieved March 16, 2011. 
  6. ^ "Tradition: St. Thomas High School". sths.org. Retrieved October 13, 2009. 
  7. ^ Ruta Lee Biography
  8. ^ "Faces in the Crowd". Sports Illustrated.com, October 22, 2007. Retrieved September 19, 2009. 
  9. ^ The Handbook of Texas (Texas State Historical Association)
  10. ^ Valerie Godines Fitzgerald, "Historic Path: Judge Ender retires from post," Laredo Morning Times, December 31, 2012, pp. 1, 14A
  11. ^ "Jack O. Loftin, "Joseph Sterling Bridwell"". Texas State Historical Association online. Retrieved April 30, 2013.