Victoria Beckham is known for being the spouse to English soccer player David Beckham. But, it is crucial to honor her as a hard-working and committed person who has developed a successful brand in the fashion and beauty world.
In addition, she has a singing talent and has become famous for her role as a reality show celebrity.
Alongside her professional pursuits, Victoria and her husband dedicate themselves to the care of their four adorable children.
- Name: Victoria Caroline Beckham (née Adams)
- Nicknames: Posh Spice, Strickly Vicky, Vicky, Posh, Tor
- Age: 45 years
- Date of birth: 17th of April 1974
- Place of birth: Harlow, Essex, England
- Zodiac sign: Aries
- Nationality: British
- Height: 5 feet 4 inches (163 centimeters/ 1.63 meters)
- Weight: 49 kilograms (108 pounds)
- Hair color: Dark brown
- Eye color: Brown
- Measurements: 34-23-33 inches (87-58.5-84 centimeters)
- Father: Anthony William Adams
- Mother: Jacqueline Doreen
- Sister: Louise Adams
- Brother: Christian Adams
- Spouse: David Beckham (m. 1999)
- Sons: Brooklyn, Romeo and Cruz
- Daughter: Harper Seven
- Alma mater: Jason Theatre School, Laine Theatre Arts, and St. Mary’s High School, Cheshunt
- Profession: Fashion designer, singer, actress & reality television star
Early Life & Education
Victoria Beckham, who was born Victoria Caroline Adams was born on the 17th of April, 1974 at Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow, Essex, England. She is a British citizen and falls within the Zodiac sign of Aries. In the present, Victoria Beckham is 45 years old. On her upcoming birthday, which is on 17 April 2020, the fashion icon of awe will be celebrating turning 46.
The famous fashion icon was born in Goffs Oak, Hertfordshire, as part of a large family with three kids. She is the youngest child, of the parents of Jacqueline Doreen and Anthony William Adams. Jacqueline Doreen, a dedicated and hardworking woman, pursued the profession of hairdresser. She is also employed as an insurance agent.
On the other side, Anthony William Adams worked as an engineer in electronics. Together, they operated an electronics wholesale company that provided a secure and comfortable environment for their 3 youngsters. Victoria Beckham‘s younger sister is Louise and her older sibling is Christian Adams.
Interestingly, their family lineage includes Carl Heinrich Pfander, a well-known German revolutionary and artist who is their great-great-great-grandfather. Also, their tree includes William Pfaender, an influential politician from Minnesota who was their great-great-granduncle.
The fashion designer once displayed an affinity for music the parents of her, who offered continuous support, took her in the Jason Theatre School. In 1991, she joined a participant in Laine the Theatre situated in Epsom, Surrey, where she devoted herself to learning dancing and modeling. Then, she joined the St. Mary’s School of High in Cheshunt.
While in high school years, she had anxiety about her appearance due to her rich background. She frequently pleaded with her father to not take her to school with the car he drove in his Rolls Royce. She also was a part of the band Persuasion in high school.
in 1994 The Stage held an audition to find outgoing and ambitious women with dancing and singing abilities. The time, the same year also became an all-female member of the group, the Spice Girls, using her first name. The Spice Girls released their debut single, “Wannabe,” in 1996, featuring Emma Bunton, Geri Halliwell, Melanie Chisholm, Melanie Brown and her. “Wannabe” reached the number one position within the United Kingdom, the United States as well as a variety of other countries. The song’s success came to an end with eight other tracks from the album. These included, “Spice,” “Spiceworld,” and “Forever.” As the group gained fame the members were given their own nicknames from the media and she was known as Posh Spice.
Their 3rd album “Forever,” did not have the same degree of popularity as their prior albums. Therefore, the girls chose to concentrate on their respective careers. As a solo performer, Victoria Beckham, who was previously Posh Spice made her debut track, “Out of Your Mind,” on the 14th of August in 2000, in collaboration with Truesteppers along with Dane Bowers. Prior to the release, she performed her first public debut with her solo performance of “Out of Your Mind” at a benefit concert held in Hyde Park, organized to raise money to support the Prince’s Trust. After the single’s release, she formally signed an album deal to record with Virgin Records.
Following this, her next single, “Not Such An Innocent Girl,” was released in September 2001. On October 1, 2001, she unveiled her eponymous debut album, which required an investment of £5 million for its production. Although the album sold approximately 50,000 copies, it featured various songs, including…
- Not Such an Innocent Girl
- A Mind of Its Own
- That Kind of Girl
- Like That
- Midnight Fantasy
- No Trix, No Games
- I Wish
- Watcha Talkin’ Bout
- Unconditional Love
- Every Part of Me
Virgin Records and Posh Spice parted ways shortly after, ending their professional collaboration. In 2002, the singer inked a £1.5 million deal with 19 Management and Telstar Records. The following year, she began creating her second album, “Open Your Eyes,” which incorporated elements of electropop.
However, dissatisfied with the final result, she returned to the recording studio to develop new material. Collaborating closely with producer Damon Dash, she delved into an R&B and hip-hop-inspired project titled “Come Together.”
The first single released under Telstar Records was “Let Your Head Go/This Groove,” which achieved a respectable third position on the charts in the United Kingdom. Unfortunately, due to financial difficulties faced by the record company, the release of her album was postponed.
In the summer of 2004, Posh Spice planned to unveil her single “My Love Is for Real.” Tragically, Telstar Records declared bankruptcy, leading Posh Spice to shift her focus from music to the realm of fashion.
Posh Spice made her foray into the fashion world by stepping onto the runway as a model during London Fashion Week. Her undeniable style and presence led to her becoming the esteemed brand ambassador for Dolce and Gabbana. In 2003, she further solidified her fashion credentials by becoming the face of Rocawear.
Displaying her creative prowess, she ventured into design and launched VB Rocks in 2004. This exclusive fashion line, created in collaboration with Rock & Republic, featured luxury jeans that exuded sophistication and quality.
In 2006, Posh Spice took to the runway at Milan Fashion Week, showcasing designs by Roberto Cavalli. Cavalli also dressed her for various social and red-carpet events for a considerable period. Building on her fashion endeavors, she introduced her denim label, dVb Style, in September 2006.
She launched a dedicated website highlighting her work in the industry to promote her fashion ventures. On June 14, 2007, Posh Spice proudly unveiled her dVb Denim collection and eyewear range at a prestigious event held at Saks Fifth Avenue in New York. She demonstrated her commitment to the fashion world and served as a judge at the annual Graduate Fashion Week in London in June 2007.
Expanding her influence, she launched her perfume in the United States in August of the same year. In the spring of 2008, she became the face of Marc Jacobs. Posing for renowned publications, she graced the covers of esteemed magazines such as I-D in 2004, W in 2007, Vogue British edition in April 2008, Vogue India, Vogue Paris, Elle, and Harper’s Bazaar.
In September 2008, Posh Spice introduced the Victoria Beckham fashion label, gaining recognition for her exquisite dresses. Over time, the brand diversified to include luxury handbags, eyewear, denim, and fragrance lines. Her remarkable achievements were acknowledged at the 2011 British Fashion Awards, where she was honored with the Designer Brand of the Year award. Expanding her reach, she launched a new collection for Target in 2017, catering to a wide range of sizes from XS to 3X.
Additionally, she ventured into children’s wear with her fashion line. Departing from her usual New York Fashion Week showcase, she presented her collection at London Fashion Week in 2018. Furthermore, her collaboration with Reebok, named Victoria Beckham Reebok, was unveiled on July 17, 2018.
Posh Spice maintains an official Instagram account boasting a staggering following of over 28 million devoted fans. On the other hand, her Twitter account has amassed more than 12.5 million followers, while her Facebook page has garnered over 3.1 million likes.
Through these social media platforms, she regularly connects with her supporters, providing updates on her personal life and enthusiastically promoting her ventures in fashion. Victoria Beckham, widely recognized as an iconic figure in the fashion industry, possesses a diverse array of talents, encompassing singing, writing, and captivating audiences through her appearances on reality television.
She has happily married the esteemed English footballer David Beckham for over two decades. Together, they have been blessed with the joys of parenthood, raising three sons and a daughter. Victoria, serving as an unwavering inspiration, continues to empower countless women worldwide, encouraging them to pursue their aspirations and conquer any obstacles that may come their way.
- Spice World (1997)
- Manchester United: Beyond the Promised Land (2000)
- Zoolander (2001)
- Giving You Everything (2007)
- The Spice Girls Story: Viva Forever! (2012)
Currently, the combined net worth of David and Victoria Beckham stands at approximately $450 million, enabling the influential couple to indulge in luxuries beyond the average person’s reach. Their financial success has allowed them to make substantial investments in real estate.
Their first home purchase occurred in 1999, acquiring a residence on a vast 24-acre property for $3.3 million.
Afterward, they dedicated $4 million to renovate the property. In 2007, they expanded their property portfolio by purchasing a Beverly Hills house for $18.7 million, boasting six bedrooms and ten bathrooms.
In 2018, the couple sold this property for a significant sum of $33 million. Additionally, the Beckham family possesses a $4 million residence in France and a grand mansion in Holland Park, West London, valued at $41 million.
Furthermore 2016, the dynamic couple invested in an $8 million converted barn in the picturesque Cotswolds region, approximately two hours outside London.