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Famous People From Corpus Christi

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List of famous people from Corpus Christi, including photos when available. The people below are listed by their popularity, so the most recognizable names are at the top of the list. Some of the people below are celebrities born in Corpus Christi, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from Corpus Christi you might already know that these prominent figures are also from your hometown, but some of the names below may really surprise you. This list includes people who were born and raised in Corpus Christi, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.

This list contains people like Debbie Cook and Gabriel R. Martinez.

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Corpus Christi?" or "Which celebrities were born in Corpus Christi?" then this list is a great resource for you.
Eva Longoria is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
age 43
Eva Jacqueline Longoria is an American actress, producer, director, activist and businesswoman. Longoria's career began in 1998, when she won the title of Miss Corpus Christi, and later began ...more
Farrah Fawcett is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
Dec. at 62 (1947-2009)
Mary Farrah Leni Fawcett was an American actress and artist. A four-time Emmy Award nominee and six-time Golden Globe Award nominee, Fawcett rose to international fame when she posed for her ...more
Nina Mercedez is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
age 39
Nina Mercedez, formerly known as simply Mercedez, is the stage name of an American entrepreneur, pornographic actress, model, feature dancer, director, producer, photographer, fashion designer, ...more
Bobby Labonte is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
age 54
Robert Allen "Bobby" Labonte is an American stock car racing driver. The 2000 NASCAR Winston Cup Series champion, he competes part-time in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, driving the No. ...more
Brian Leetch is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
age 50
Brian Joseph Leetch is a retired American professional ice hockey defenseman who played 18 National Hockey League seasons with the New York Rangers, Toronto Maple Leafs, and Boston Bruins. He is ...more
Billy Powell is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
Dec. at 57 (1952-2009)
William Norris "Billy" Powell was an American musician and a longtime keyboardist of Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd from 1970 until his death in 2009.
Leslie Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
age 48
Leslie Sanchez is an American author, political pundit affiliated with the Republican Party, and founder/CEO of Impacto Group LLC, a Washington, D.C.-based market research and consulting firm.
Bobby Julich is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
age 47
Robert Julich, most commonly referred to as Bobby Julich, is an American former professional road bicycle racer who last rode for Team CSC in the UCI ProTour racing series. He got his ...more
Bryan Culbertson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
David Carson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
age 64
David Carson is an American graphic designer, art director and surfer. He is best known for his innovative magazine design, and use of experimental typography. He was the art director for the ...more
Lars Eighner is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
age 70
Lars Eighner is the author of Travels with Lizbeth, a memoir of homelessness in the American Southwest during the late 1980s; the included essay "On Dumpster Diving," which is widely ...more
Larry Norman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
Dec. at 61 (1947-2008)
Larry David Norman was an American musician, singer, songwriter, record label owner, and record producer. He was considered to be one of the pioneers of Christian rock music, and released more ...more
Sean Bobbitt is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
age 60
Sean Francis Bobbitt, B.S.C. is an American-born British cinematographer.
Chet Edwards is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
age 67
Thomas Chester "Chet" Edwards is an American politician who was a United States Representative from Texas, representing a district based in Waco, from 1991 to 2011. Previously, he ...more
Laura Claycomb is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
Laura Claycomb age 50
Laura Claycomb is an American lyric coloratura soprano opera singer.
Zeme North is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
Zeme North age 81
Jimmy Willden is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
age 35
Steve Barnes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
Steve Barnes age 51
Steve Barnes is an actor, film producer and TV host.
Toni Adams is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
Toni Adams Dec. at 46 (1964-2010)
Toni Leah Adams was an American professional wrestling manager and valet who appeared in several North American regional promotions during the 1980s including the Universal Wrestling Federation ...more
Gregory Singer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
Gregory Singer age 61
Gregory Singer is an actor.
Traci Odom is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
Traci Odom age 58
Traci Odom is an actress.
Charles Green is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
Charles Green age 63
Charles Green is an actor.
Frank Mendez is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
Frank Mendez age 56
Frank Mendez appeared in the 1997 film Selena.
Misti See is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
Misti See age 43
Misti See is an actress.
Carlos DeLuna is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From Corpus Christi
Carlos DeLuna Dec. at 27 (1962-1989)
Carlos DeLuna was an American man who was convicted of murder and executed by the State of Texas for the killing of a 24-year-old gas station attendant on the evening of February 4, 1983. Since ...more