ICONIC The famous couple David and Victoria Beckham on July 4 celebrated the 23rd year of marriage.
The duo celebrated their anniversary online by posting tributes to each other on social media.
“They say he’s not funny. They say I never smile. They said it wouldn’t last long,” former Spice Girls member Victoria teased on Instagram under a photo of herself and the Manchester United and LA Galaxy football legend.
“David, you are everything to me. I love you so much,” she added.
As for David, he shared a flashback clip of his appearance on The Sacha Baron Cohen Show. Ali G Showwhere he was asked if he was into the Spice Girls before David formally met Victoria.
“No, but I was in Posh,” David replied somewhat prophetically, quoting his wife’s nickname in the chart-topping girl group.
The quote from the show was repeated in the caption to his post.
“23 years ago today, Gorgeous became Mrs. Beckham, but she will always be Gorgeous.”
After meeting Victoria when she attended a Manchester United match in 1997, the couple tied the knot after two years of dating in Ireland.
Together they have three sons – Brooklyn, Romeo and Cruz – and one daughter, Harper.
The eldest of them, model and photographer Brooklyn Beckham, recently tied the knot on April 9 with actress Nicola Peltz.
Over two decades of marriage, the powerful couple have made it clear that the right lessons need to be taught to their growing bread.
Seven years ago, their second son Romeo, aged just 12, ran a marathon where the money raised through sponsorship was split between his father’s charity and UNAIDS.
“David and I explain to the children what a privileged life they lead. We tell them that in many places in the world children are hungry, homeless and sick. They all understand how important it is to help others, ”said Victoria.
Although long-term celebrity marriages like the Beckhams are rare, they still exist, as evidenced by Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson’s 34-year marriage, and Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker’s 25 years together.