Born In: London, England
David Robert Joseph Beckham is a former English professional football player. During his playing days, he became one of the most famous footballers in the world owing to his successful stints at some of the most famous clubs and also for his skills as a midfielder that elevated him above many of his contemporaries. Beckham started off as a footballer in his home town of London and played for some local clubs before he entered the training scheme for young players at Manchester United. At Manchester United, David Beckham tasted success as the club went on an unprecedented winning spree through the mid and late 1990s. He won the coveted ‘treble’ with Manchester United and became one of their most famous players before going on to play for Real Madrid, AC Milan, Paris Saint-Germain and Major League Soccer team LA Galaxy in the United States. David Beckham was also an integral part of the supposed ‘Golden Generation’ of England national football team and captained the team for a major part of his career; however the team did not taste the success that was expected of it. Beckham has also been one of the biggest faces in the endorsement industry and has consistently been ranked among the richest footballers in the world throughout his career.
Nick Name: Golden Balls
Also Known As: David Robert Joseph Beckham
Spouse/Ex-: Victoria Beckham (m. 1999)
father: David Edward Alan
mother: Sandra Georgina
siblings: Joanne Louise Beckham, Lynne Georgina Beckham
Born Country: England
City: London, England
David Robert Joseph Beckham was born 2 May, 1975, in the Leytonstone area of London, England, to David Edward Alan Beckham and Sandra Georgina. His father worked as an appliance repairman, while his mother was a hairdresser. Beckham grew up along with his two sisters.
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