World celebrated Mexican folk artist
First elected Latino US Senator
Justice Sonya Sotomayor
First Latina Supreme Court Justice in the US
Dr. Ellen Ochoa
Engineer, Astronaut, and the current Director of the Johnson Space Center
PFC. ROBERT HERNANDEZ
PFC Hernandez arrived in Vietnam on June 23, 1968 and was assigned to Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division. He died on July 10, 1968 during the final days of The Battle of Khe Sanh. Hernandez was a 1967 graduate of Round Rock High School and was the only Round Rock resident to die in the Vietnam War.
US House of Representatives since 1993, First Puerto Rican woman elected to Congress
Co-founder of the United Farm Workers Union with Cesar Chavez
First Latin player inducted into National Baseball Hall of Fame
Juan Felipe Herrera
Poet, performer, writer, cartoonist, teacher, and activist. US Poet Laureate
Union leader and labor organizer Cesar Chavez dedicated his life to improving treatment, pay and working conditions for farm workers.
Celia Cruz was a Cuban-American singer, best known as one of the most popular salsa performers of all time, recording 23 gold albums.