In Real Life
Corpus Christi, Texas is in fact, an actual city in Texas. It's located in the Gulf Coast on the way to the Rio Grande Valley. The name was taken from the Latin translation of Body of Christ. The city's official nickname is Sparkling City By The Sea in its' tourism promotional materials. The city was founded in 1839, and was given the name in 1847, and was finally incorporated in on September 9th, 1852. Notable famous people born and/or lived in this city include late actress Farah Fawcett, actor Lou Diamond Philips, country singer Don Williams, TV and Film star Eva Longoria, BMX rider Arron Ross, and late Tejano star Selena.