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David Robert Joseph Beckham OBE, is an English former professional footballer. He played for Manchester United, Preston North End, Real Madrid, Milan, LA Galaxy, Paris Saint-Germain, and the England national team for which he holds the appearance record for an outfield player. He was the first ...more
Birthplace: Leytonstone, London, United Kingdom
Profession: Soccer Player, Model, Actor, Athlete
Credits: The Class of 92, Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait, Goal II: Living the Dream, David Beckham: Into the Unknown
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Eldrick Tont "Tiger" Woods is an American professional golfer who is among the most successful golfers of all time. He has been one of the highest-paid athletes in the world for several years. Following an outstanding amateur and two-year college golf career, Woods turned professional at age 20 in ...more
Birthplace: Cypress, California, United States of America
Profession: Golfer, Athlete, Writer
Credits: Monday Night Golf
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LeBron Raymone James is an American professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association. Standing at 6 ft 8 in and weighing 250 lb, he has started at the small forward and power forward positions. James has won two NBA championships, four NBA Most ...more
Birthplace: Akron, Ohio, United States of America
Profession: Basketball player, Television producer, Screenwriter, Athlete, Voice acting
Credits: More Than A Game, 2015 NBA All Star All Style, Trainwreck, Late Show With David Letterman
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Kobe Bean Bryant is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association. He entered the NBA directly from high school, and has played for the Lakers his entire career, winning five NBA championships. Bryant is a 17-time All-Star, 15-time ...more
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Profession: Basketball player, Athlete
Credits: The Black Mamba, I Am Bruce Lee, 2004 MTV Movie Awards, Jimmy Kimmel Live!
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