By Wayne Wheelwright
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The Cowboys joined the NFL in 1960 as part of the NFL expansion and hold the record along with the Pittsburgh Steeler for the most Superbowl appearances having played in eight Superbowls winning five of them. Forbes magazine lists the Dallas Cowboys as the most valuable sports franchise in the history of the United States and second in the world behind England’s Manchester united soccer team. As well as their 5 Superbowl victories the Cowboys have won 10 conference championships and 21 division championships.
51 of the companies on the Fortune 500 call Texas home. Texas is the largest exporter of goods in the country and if Texas were a sovereign state it would be the 14th largest economy in the world. 3 trillion which is the second highest in the United States. Houston is the 4th largest city in the United States and the largest city in the state of Texas. 1 million people and is the seat of Harris County. The city of Houston was original founded in 1836 near the banks of the Buffalo Bayou and was incorporated as a city in 1837.
His most famous work is that of the Bat Out of Hell series of albums which has sold over 40 million copies. Meat Loaf won a Grammy Award for the song I Would Do Anything for Love (But I won’t do That) which was a huge hit all around the world. With global sales of over 100 million copies he is one of the best selling artists of al time and has also forged a successful acting career appearing in over fifty movies including Wayne’s World, Fight Club and the 51st State. Lance Armstrong is an American former professional racing cyclist who was born in Plano, Texas on September 18th, 1971 and won the Tour de France a record seven consecutive times between 199 and 2005.
50 Quick Facts about Texas by Wayne Wheelwright