Famous Texans

1.

Lance Armstrong

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34th U.S. President

2.

"Stone Cold" Steve Austin

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Actor in Ghost

3.

Clyde Barrow

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Actor previously married to Meg Ryan

4.

Crystal Bernard

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Actress in the 1930s and 1940s

5.

Carol Burnet

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Actress on Wings

6.

Joan Crawford

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Actress, comedienne

7.

Michael Dorn

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Bank robber

8.

Sandy Duncan

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Baseball pitcher

9.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

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C & Western singer

10.

Larry, Steve, and Rudy Gatlin

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CBS National News anchor

11.

Larry Hagman

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Creator of Star Trek

12.

Ethan Hawke

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First astronaut to walk in space

13.

Tommy Lee Jones

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Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback

14.

Barbara Jordan

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Gatlin brothers

15.

Lyle Lovett

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J.R. Ewing of Dallas

16.

Don Meredith

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Lieutenant Commander Worf on Star Trek

17.

Dennis Quaid

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Olympic bicyclist, cancer survivor

18.

Dan Rather

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Olympic track and field star

19.

Gene Roddenberry

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Played Peter Pan

20.

Nolan Ryan

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Played the U.S. Marshall in The Fugitive

21.

Selena

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Singer previously married to Julia Roberts

22.

George Strait

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Star of the movie White Fang

23.

Patrick Swayze

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Tejano songstress

24.

Ed White

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U.S. Congress woman

25.

Babe Didrikson Zaharias

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Wrestler

 



Texas Reading Club 2002 Programming Manual / Read Across Texas!

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