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Texas ranks 7,877th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Odorheiu Secuiesc, Cingoli, and Jerez de los Caballeros. Memorable people born in Texas include Scott Joplin and Evan Jones. Memorable people who died in Texas include Ilan Ramon, Michael P. Anderson, and Kalpana Chawla. Texas has been the birth place of many composers and actors and the death place of many astronauts and physicists. Texas is located in United States.

Texas is a state in the South Central region of the United States. It is the second largest U.S. state by both area and population. Texas shares borders with the states of Louisiana to the east, Arkansas to the northeast, Oklahoma to the north, New Mexico to the west, and the Mexican states of Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo León, and Tamaulipas to the south and southwest, and has a coastline with the Gulf of Mexico to the southeast. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1868 and 1976, Texas was the birth place of 2 globally memorable people, including Scott Joplin and Evan Jones. Additionaly, 9 globally memorable people have passed away in Texas including Ilan Ramon, Michael P. Anderson, and Kalpana Chawla. Interestingly, more notably known people have passed away in Texas than were born there.

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Most individuals born in present day Texas were composers (1) and actors (1),  while most who died were astronauts (7), physicists (1), and politicians (1).

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 1 globally memorable people born in Texas since 1700.