September 7, 1936, Lubbock, TX
Famous People of Texas
Singer, songwriter, and rock 'n' roll legend Roy Kelton Orbison was born April 23, 1936 in Vernon, Texas, to Orbie Lee and Nadine Orbison.
“You can all go to hell; I will go to Texas.”
― David Crockett
"Libraries offer, for free, the wisdom of the ages--and sages--and, simply put, there's something for everyone inside.” ― Laura Bush
“This land was Mexican once, was Indian always
and is. And will be again.”
― Gloria E. Anzaldúa,
Borderlands/La Frontera: The New Mestiza
Texas is the second most populous state in the US A, after California. New York is the third most populous.
Born in St. Joseph, Missouri, in November 1916, long-time CBS-TV News anchorman Walter Leland Cronkite, Jr., was raised in Houston, Texas. He went to Houston's San Jacinto High School. In 1933, he became a student at the University of Texas.
Waylon Jennings - Good Hearted Woman
Stephen Ray Vaughan
BornOctober 3, 1954 Dallas, Texas, U.S. DiedAugust 27, 1990 (aged 35) East Troy, Wisconsin
'Click Stevie to listen to One Night In Texas' Live 1989
Stevie Ray Vaughan - Interview Part 1 - 1/1/1985
- Lone Star Cafe (Official)
Click Stevie and his Dog T-Bone
Lyndon and Lady Bird, a love story...
Click Lady Bird and LBJ.
Ronnie Dunn June 1, 1953 (age 62)
Born Coleman, TX
Former President George W. Bush & Laura Bush adopt a puppy from SPCA of Texas. Freddie is his new name. Click on Freddie.