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Famous People From Corpus Christi

Updated June 8, 2017 11.3k views140 items

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.
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