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Can you name the famous people from Texas based on the following descriptions?

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Actor, screenwriter and producer, famous for starring in the movies 'Wedding Crashers' and 'Shanghai Noon' among others.
Actress who began her career as a dancer before appearances in 'The Jazz Singer', 'Mildred Pierce' and 'Letty Lynton'.
Iconic singer-songwriter and musician who died in a plane crash in 1959 at the age of 22.
Actor and producer famous for performances in the movies 'Dallas Buyers Club' and 'The Lincoln Lawyer', as well as the first season of the television series 'True Detective'.
Actor, comedian and producer who began as writer for the Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour before appearing in the movies 'Planes, Trains and Automobiles' and 'Cheaper by the Dozen'.
Former professional cyclist who held seven consecutive Tour de France titles before his infamous involvement in a doping scandal.
Actress and singer who rose to fame in the Disney Channel series 'Wizards of Waverly Place' before releasing her first studio album, 'Kiss & Tell', in 2009.
Actor best known for portraying Sheldon Cooper in the television sitcom 'The Big Bang Theory'.
Singer-songwriter and actress, wife of Jay-Z, who found fame as part of the girl group Destiny's Child before solo hits including 'Halo'.
Notorious prison inmate convicted of the murder of John Lennon.
American football quarterback who lead the New Orleans Saints to 2009 Super Bowl victory.
Actor and former professional wrestler better known by the ring name 'Stone Cold'.
Retired sprinter promoted as the 'World's Fastest Man' in a 1997 Nike advertising campaign following his achievement of the 200m world record.
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Singer-songwriter, also known as 'The Big O', whose most successful songs include 'Cyring' and 'Only the Lonely'.
Musician and actor famous for his 'Bat Out of Hell' album trilogy.
Former professional boxer who lost 'The Rumble in the Jungle' to Muhammad Ali in 1974.
Actor and film director whose notable roles include Agent K in the 'Men in Black' series and U.S. Marshal Samuel Gerard in 'The Fugitive'.
Popular for her work in the adult magazine 'Playboy', model and socialite whose second marriage to J. Howard Marshall was the subject of much controversy.
Actor, dancer and singer famous for roles in romatic drama 'Dirty Dancing' and thriller 'Ghost' among others.
Outlaw during the Great Depression famed for her relationship with Clyde Barrow.
36th President of the United States who assumed office following the assissination of John F. Kennedy.
34th President of the United States who also served as the first supreme commander of NATO.
Singer-songwriter and record producer who featured on the single 'Islands in the Stream' with Dolly Parton.
Singer and songwriter who found fame after winning the first series of 'American Idol'.
Singer-songwriter and producer whose distinctive bass voice can be heard on the singles 'You're the First, the Last, My Everything' and 'Can't Get Enough of Your Love, Babe'

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