David Beckham was born in London, England, in a lower-middle class family. He had a talent for soccer from a young age, and signed his first pro contract with Manchester United at 17. During his career, he won 19 major trophies, and is generally regarded as one of the greatest English soccer players of all time.
During his life, Beckham has dealt with depression and OCD. During his career, he would be super hard on himself for mistakes because of his OCD, and this would sometimes cause him to fall into depression. Even today he sometimes still struggles with OCD and depression, but he continues to fight through it and be a successful player and businessman.
Beckham has been a great advocate for mental health awareness, talking about his own struggles and the importance of treating them. He has talked about his own experiences, and how he overcame them. Beckham is a great example of how you can fight your mental health struggles, find treatment, and be a successful person.