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Victoria Beckham BiographyVictoria Adams was born April 1974. She does not like being called Vicky. Instead, call her Posh, which stands for the best of everything (an old luxury liner term, P.O.S.H. stood for "Port Out, Starboard Home"-- the best rooms). Growing up, she didn't like being driven to school in her father's Rolls Royce (they were very wealthy; later, as Posh, she would have an image of someone who revels in wealth). Victoria began as a dancer before eventually landing a spot as a member of The Spice Girls. While in college, Victoria was briefly in another band. After completing the 3-year course at Lanie Arts, she answered an ad in "The Stage" magazine, which was looking for 5 girls who could sing and dance. Victoria was picked, history was about to be made. (Victoria had met: Emma who had been in a play with her when they were kids; Geri while auditioning for a role in Tank Girl; Mel C. attended a rival school when they were 15; and Mel B. at the audition for the forming of the band.) The Spice Girls became fantastically successful, achieving international fame. The wildly popular Spice Girls performed at sold-out concerts, did tours, and of course the Spice World movie. Victoria married soccer player David Beckham, and they had a son in 1999.
TriviaGave birth to Brooklyn Beckham on 4 March 1999. Winner of the 1997 MTV Video Music Award for Best Dance Video, "Wannabe". Member of The Spice Girls singing group (Posh Spice). Is a vegetarian. Tried out for the role of Lara Croft in Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001) but lost the role to Angelina Jolie Is a big fan of Simon Morley's and David Friend's Puppetry of the Penis: Live at the Forum (2001) (V), and once attended a private screening of the show with her husband and other celebrities. Signed with Damon Dash's Roc-a-Fella Records to record a new solo album. After being dropped from Virgin Records, she signed a 1.5 million pounds contract for Telstar Records (2001) and they will release and promote her music worldwide, except for USA where she signed a new deal (worth $2 million) with Rocc-A-Fella Records (2003) and they will release and promote her music in USA. Winner of 4 awards at "Brit Awards 1997" with The Spice Girls in London, UK. Winner of 3 awards at "American Music Awards 1998" with The Spice Girls in Los Angeles, USA. Winner of Best Dressed Female Award at "Elle Style Awards 2000" in London, UK. Winner of Best Dressed Female Artist at "Lycra British Style Awards 2003" in London, UK. Voted Best Dressed Woman for the year 2003 by british "Prima" magazine. Voted Best Dressed Pop Artist for the year 2000 by "Heat" magazine. Also voted Best Dressed Couple (shared with David Beckham). Winner of 2 awards at "Smash Hits Poll Winners Party 1998" with The Spice Girls and one award for Best Female Haircut, in London, UK. Favorite designers are Dolce & Gabbana and Donatella Versace. Gave birth to her third son Cruz Beckham on 20 February 2005 in Madrid. Godfather of her sons Brooklyn Beckham and Romeo Beckham is Elton John. Her son Romeo Beckham suffers from epilepsy. Was among the guests at Tom Cruise's wedding to Katie Holmes in Italy. Good friend of Roberto Cavalli. Topped the 2007 worst-dressed list by fashion critic Mr. Blackwell aka Richard Selzer followed by Amy Winehouse and Mary-Kate Olsen (8 January 2008). Bought a home in Sawbrigdgeworth, Herfordshire, located within 17 acres of land, which is called "Beckingham Palace" by the British tabloids (October 1999). Born to Anthony Adams, an electronics engineer, and his wife Jacqueline, she grew up in Goff's Oak, Herfordshire. Got a vineyard from husband David Beckham for her birthday. (May 2008).
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