David Beckham Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Affairs & More
Bio Real NameDavid Robert Joseph Beckham NicknameBecks, Golden Balls, Dave, DB 7 ProfessionEnglish Former Professional Footballer Physical Stats & More Heightin centimeters- 183 cm in meters- 1.83 m in Feet Inches- 6’ 0” Weightin Kilograms- 75 kg in Pounds- 165 lbs Body Measurements- Chest: 42 Inches - Waist: 32 Inches - Biceps: 14 Inches Eye ColourHazel Hair ColourBlonde Football Professional Debut1 September 1996, against Moldova Retirement May 2013 Jersey Number7 Position Midfielder Coach/MentorAlex Ferguson, Fabio Capello Records (main ones)• He is the first England player to score at 3 FIFA World Cups. • He is the first Englishman to win league titles in four different countries (France, England, United States and Spain) • In 1996-1997, Sir Matt Busby Player of the Year. • In 1998-1999, UEFA Club Footballer of the Year. • In 2003, England Player of the year. • On 17 August 1996, his goal against Wimbledon was awarded as the Goal of The Decade, while playing for Manchester United. • In 2004, awarded with the Best Male Soccer Player. Career Turning PointOn 17 August 1996, he scored a spectacular goal in a match against Wimbledon. Personal Life Date of Birth2 May 1975 Age (as in 2017)42 Years Birth PlaceWhipps Cross University Hospital, Leytonstone, London, England Zodiac sign/Sun signTaurus NationalityBritish HometownLeytonstone, London, England SchoolChase Lane Primary School, London Area, London E4 8LA, United Kingdom, Chingford Foundation School, London, England CollegeN/A Educational QualificationsSchool Certificate FamilyFather- David Edward Alan Beckham Mother- Sandra Georgina West
Some Lesser Known Facts About David Beckham
Does David Beckham smoke?: No
Does David Beckham drink alcohol?: Yes
His parents were great supporters of Manchester United and they used to frequently travel to Old Trafford from London to attend the home matches.
In his autobiography, Beckham wrote “I’ve probably had more contact with Judaism than any other religion”.
Beckham won 19 major trophies during his 20 years career.
He is known for his crossing ability, range of passing and bending free-kicks.
In 2004, FIFA named him world’s greatest living players in the list of FIFA 100.
He considered as on one of the most marketable athletes in sport.
In 2005, he was appointed UNICEF UK ambassador and in 2015, he launched 7: The David Beckham UNICEF Fund for children’s welfare around the world.
He sold the pictures of his wedding to OK! Magazine for 2.2 million USD.
In 2002, a movie “Bend it Like Beckham” was released which was named after him.
David Beckham suffers from Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.
There is fragrance named after him “Homme by David Beckham”.