England captain David Beckham, during press confrence at Kingfisher confrence centre, in Durban prior to Thursday’s game against South Africa. * 29/5/03: Soccer ace David Beckham has lavished his sons with expensive birthday parties, showered them with designer clothes and even had their names tattooed on his body. Now the England captain and husband to former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham looks set to be voted Celebrity Dad of the Year. 31/07/2003: A third of Britons said they would like to see David Beckham’s picture on their money as the Charles Dickens 10 note ceased to be legal tender, Thursday July 31, 2003. Footballer David Beckham and wartime leader Winston Churchill are the figures most people would like to see on their banknotes, with 37% and 29% respectively voting for them.