You May Be Surprised To Learn These 12 Famous People Are From Albuquerque

By the time people become famous, they’re often based in Los Angeles or New York. Some celebrities proudly state their affiliation with the Land of Enchantment, while others are more private about their backgrounds. Whatever their attitude, these 12 celebrities have one thing in common: Albuquerque! Take a look at these 12 famous people from Albuquerque.

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This group of celebrities from Albuquerque includes actors, athletes, and even an astronaut. In addition to being the birthplace of many famous people, New Mexico is also a popular filming location. See which movies have been filmed in the Land of Enchantment.