Walter Cunningham is a scientist and astronaut in the Apollo program.
Micheal DeBakey is a world-renowned cardiac surgeon who helped developed the Mobil Army Surgical Hospital and the Veteran's Administration Medical Research System. He also developed the parts for a lung-heart machine and was the first doctor to perform coronary artery bypass surgery and the first to use an artificial heart pump.
Denton Cooley is an American Heart surgeon famous for performing the first implantation of total articial heart.
Benjy Brooks was the 1st pediatric surgeon in Texas. She conducted research on congenital defects, burn treatments, spleen reparation, and the prevention of hepatitis.
Micheal Dell is the owner of Dell Computers which is the leading seller of personal computers.
Howard Hughes, Sr. made drill bits for the oil industry and made much money of his money in Texas oil.