It was founded as a Spanish mission in 1659, which grew to become both the city of El Paso and Juarez.
Today, El Paso is known for its blend of culture, bilingualism, relationship with Mexico, downtown area, low crime rate, military prescence, and quality of life.
People Born in El Paso
El Paso in People's Lives
Jake Gyllenhaal: I traveled here in 2003 to film scenes of the movie The Day After Tomorrow.
Michael Fassbender: I traveled here in 2012 to film scenes of the movie The Counselor.