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David Beckham


1975 Born in Leytonstone, London, England
1991 Joins Manchester United as a trainee
1995 Makes debut in Premier League match
1996 Becomes starting midfielder
1998 Gets ejected from World Cup game against Argentina; vilified in England; signs five-year, $12.5 million with Manchester United
1999 Marries Victoria Adams, also known as Posh Spice
2000 Publishes autobiography
2001 Named team captain
2002 Scores free kick goal in the World Cup against Argentina

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