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Mia Hamm

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Led the U.S. women’s team to a precious metal medal on the 1996 Olympics being a forward, and kept the U.S. record for worldwide goals with 158 until she was topped by Abby Wambach in 2013. She created congenital talipes equinovarus, also called club feet, and got to use corrective sneakers while active the united states with her armed forces family. She made an appearance in 275 fits for the united states national group from 1987 to 2004. She provided delivery to twins Sophistication and Ava on March 28, 2007 with Nomar Garciaparra, whom she wedded on November 22, 2003. She and Nomar got their first boy, Garrett, in January 2012. Pele included her one of many of FIFA’s 125 greatest living players.

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Full Name Mia Hamm
Date Of Birth March 17, 1972
Place Of Birth Selma, AL
Height 1.65 m
Weight 57 kg
Profession Soccer Player
Education Lake Braddock Secondary School, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Nationality American
Spouse Nomar Garciaparra, Christian Corry
Children Garrett Garciaparra, Ava Caroline Garciaparra, Grace Isabella Garciaparra
Parents Bill Hamm, Stephanie Hamm
Siblings Garrett Hamm, Caroline Hamm, Tiffany Hamm, Lovdy Hamm
Awards FIFA World Player of the Year, Best Female Athlete ESPY Award, Best Female Soccer Player ESPY Award, Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite Female Athlete, Best Soccer Player ESPY Award, Glamour Award for The Game Changer
Nominations Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite Athlete
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#Fact
1Gave birth to a son, Garrett, in January 2012.
2She gave birth to twin girls, Grace Isabella and Ava Caroline, born March 28, 2007. Nomar didn't make it to the birth but was able to coach his wife through the delivery over the phone. The girls were born five weeks early.
3The fourth of six children.
4Born with a partial clubfoot.
5Youngest person ever to play for the U.S. National Team when she debuted for the USA in 1987 at 15 Years, 140 days.
6Played for the Washington Freedom women's football club (2001-2003).
7Was named FIFA's 2002 Women's World Player of the Year.
8Was a part of the 1996 Olympics Gold medal winning & the '00 Olympics silver medal winning U.S. women's soccer team
9Won the 1999 ESPY awards for female athlete of the year & soccer player of the year
10Member of the gold medal winning team at the 1998 Goodwill Games in NYC
11Youngest player of the winning U.S. team at the 1991 Worlds
12Graduated in 1994 from the University of North Carolina with a degree in Political Science.
13Was a part of the victorious U.S. team at the 1999 World Cup
14joined the national team at 15, becoming the youngest person to do so


Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Running the Sahara2007Documentary co-executive producer - as Mia Hamm Garciaparra

Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Arli$$1997TV SeriesMia Hamm

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bend It Like Beckham2002special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Extreme Weight Loss2015TV SeriesHerself
Heroes: The Story of the Fifa Women's World Cup2015TV Movie documentaryHerself - USA 1987-2004
Nick News with Linda Ellerbee2015TV SeriesHerself
Nine for IX2013TV Series documentaryHerself
Good Morning America2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Teens Wanna Know2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Good Day L.A.2013TV SeriesHerself
Fox News Live2012TV SeriesHerself
The Oprah Winfrey Show2011TV SeriesHerself
Hell's Kitchen2010TV SeriesHerself - Restaurant Patron
Winning Isn't Everything2008VideoHerself
Dare to Dream: The Story of the U.S. Women's Soccer Team2007TV MovieHerself
CMT: The Greatest - Sexiest Southern Women2006TV SpecialHerself
The Art of Football from A to Z2006TV Movie documentaryHerself
Once in a Lifetime: The Extraordinary Story of the New York Cosmos2006DocumentaryHerself
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition2005TV SeriesHerself
ESPN 25: Who's #1?2005TV Series documentaryHerself
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards '052005TV Movie documentaryHerself
Live with Kelly and Michael2004TV SeriesHerself
Today2004TV SeriesHerself
Athens 2004: Games of the XXVIII Olympiad2004TV Mini-SeriesHerself
ESPN SportsCentury2004TV Series documentaryHerself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2004TV SeriesHerself
Trading Spaces: Boys vs. Girls2003TV SeriesHerself
Apple Pie2002Video documentaryHerself
Women of the Games: Going for the Gold on E!2002TV SpecialHerself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show1996-2001TV SeriesHerself
Sydney 2000: Games of the XXVII Olympiad2000TV Mini-SeriesHerself
Late Show with David Letterman1996TV SeriesHerself
Atlanta 1996: Games of the XXVI Olympiad1996TV Mini-SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Beyond the Glory2005TV Series documentaryHerself
Bend It Like Beckham2002Herself (uncredited)

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