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Victoria Beckham

Name Victoria Beckham

Birth name Victoria Caroline Adams

Birthday
17 April 1974

Star sign Aries

Birthplace
Harlow, Essex

Marriages David Beckham, July 1999 - present

Victoria Beckham was born Victoria Adams to parents Jacqueline and Anthony in Harlow, Essex. She was raised in Goffs Oak, Hertfordshire alongside siblings Louise and Christian.

Victoria decided she wanted to pursue a music career after watching the film Fame in 1980. She later enrolled at Jason Theatre School.

To study dance and modelling, she entered Laine Theatre Arts and attended St Mary's High School in Cheshunt.

Victoria Beckham
auditioned for an advertisement in March 1993, which earned her a place in all-female group the Spice Girls.

The band's first single Wannabe was released in 1996 and went to No 1 in 31 countries.

A further nine No 1 singles followed from their albums Spice, Spiceworld and Forever, making the group one of the most successful acts of the 1990s.

Each member of the band gained a nickname and Victoria became known as Posh Spice.

She began dating footballer David Beckham in 1997 after they met at a charity football match. In 1998 they announced their engagement.

Victoria gave birth to their first child, son Brooklyn, on 4 March 1999. The couple tied the knot at Luttrellstown Castle, Ireland on 4 July of the same year.

After the Spice Girls finished recording together in 2000, Victoria Beckham launched a solo career.

Although the media described her solo effort as a failure, Victoria is the only Spice Girl to have had all of her single and album releases go in the Top 10.

The Beckhams' second son Romeo was born in London on 1 September 2002.

Turning to fashion, Victoria designed a limited-edition fashion line for Rock & Republic in 2004.

Following the Beckhams' move to Spain for David's career, Victoria gave birth to their third son Cruz in Madrid on 20 February 2005.

She launched her own fashion label Victoria Beckham in September 2008 and by 2011, it had grown into a fixture at New York Fashion Week.

The couple welcomed their first daughter Harper Seven on 10 July 2011.

Victoria Beckham won Designer Brand Of The Year at the British Fashion Awards in November 2011.

She opened a shop in London in 2014.

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