Facts about famous New Mexicans trend online

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Some things you may not know about some famous New Mexicans are trending on social media.

According to Newscastic.com, Anna Gunn, the actress who plays Skylar on Breaking Bad, was one of Jerry Seinfeld’s dates in his series in 1993. She’s from Santa Fe.

The infamous Billy the Kid was known for his honesty when he was 14.

After his mother died hotel owners took him in but he worked for his room.

And did you know the last person on the moon was astronaut Harrison “Jack” Schmidt, from Santa Rita New Mexico?

He discovered moon soil that had a trace of water.

The former U.S. Secretary of Homeland security Janet Napolitano graduated from Sandia high school where she was voted most likely to succeed.

And Mike Judge the writer of Beavis and Butt Head went to Highland High and was in the Albuquerque youth symphony.

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