Rare Photos of David and Victoria Beckham You Haven’t Seen Before

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Victoria and David Beckham have been a Hollywood it-couple since the late ’90s. The iconic duo first met in early 1997 while attending a charity football match, and got engaged just one year later in January 1998. The couple welcomed their first child, Brooklyn, in March 1999, and wed that same year in July 1999. From their early dating days to their time as parents, this couple continues to remain iconic, especially when it comes to their style. While the Beckhams have certainly had quite a few photos taken of them over the years, follow along as we roundup some rare photos that even the biggest Beckham fan may have never seen:

12. LAX Airport in July 2007

David and Victoria Beckham were photographed walking hand-in-hand at LAX airport in July 2007. In this throwback shot, Victoria had bright blonde hair and David had his hair buzzed to a short crop style. Leave it to these two to still dress to the nines at the airport! The couple matched in black ensembles with Victoria wearing a black dress and oversized sunglasses, and David wearing a black utility-style jacket and blue jeans.

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11. Engagement Announcement in January 1998

In January 1998, Victoria Adams, at the time, and David Beckham announced their engagement. This special event occurred about a year after they met, and the duo announced their engagement at a press conference. According to Elle, this diamond engagement ring was the first of 15 rings that David has given Victoria throughout their marriage. For the occasion, the duo wore black ensembles and smiled happily to the camera to show off Victoria’s new ring.

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10. Marco Polo Airport in September 2006

In September 2006, David and Victoria Beckham arrived at Marco Polo Airport in Venice to attend the Venice Film Festival. This stylish couple is known to sync up their outfits, and this is a perfect example of that. For the occasion, Victoria wore a taupe dress with one-shoulder cream detailing, David complimented her style by opting for soft earth tones and wore a cap in a taupe color that perfectly matched Victoria’s dress.

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9. Stansted Airport in July 2006

In July 2006, Victoria and David Beckham were photographed with their son Cruz at the Stansted Airport in Essex. In this photo, the England football team was returning to Germany after they were knocked out of the World Cup quarter finals by Portugal. For the occasion, David is seen wearing his uniform while holding little Cruz, while Victoria wore a printed lace dress, white Chanel bag and classic oversized sunglasses. Victoria’s hair was long, layered and highlighted during this era of her style.

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8. Mirror Davis in July 1999

In July 1999, David Beckham and Victoria were photographed receiving their wedding thrones from the Mirror Davis. This photo was taken of the couple before they were married, and is another example of how they love to sync up their style. For the occasion, the couple matched in coordinating white “All Stars” t-shirts, baseball caps and casual jeans. This photo is especially rare because of how young the couple is and since it was taken in the months leading up to their fairytale wedding.

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7. MLS Soccer Match in April 2021

In recent years, David and Victoria Beckham were spotted with family sitting in the stands during the first half of an MLS soccer match against the LA Galaxy in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. In this candid photo, David is seen leaning into the rail highly engaged in the game, while Victoria leans back casually with daughter Harper cuddled on her lap. The family was in attendance to the game to support Beckham’s team, Inter Miami.

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6. Royal Wedding in 2011

In 2011, David and Victoria Beckham were photographed walking hand-in-hand when they arrived at Westminster Abbey in London for the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton. The couple looked stylish and sophisticated in their ensembles with David opting for a longline blazer and top hat, and Victoria wearing a navy blue shift dress paired with a formal fascinator. Victoria was expecting at the time of the 2011 royal wedding.

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5. Los Angeles Lakers Game in October 2009

In October 2006, the Beckhams were photographed sitting front row at the Los Angeles Lakers vs Dallas Mavericks game in Los Angeles. At this point, the couple’s family was growing and they brought along Cruz and Romeo to watch the game with them. For the occasion, Victoria wore a simple black tank top with distressed black jeans and stiletto heels, while David wore a cream sweater, black jeans and brown loafers. Victoria’s hairstyles have changed drastically over the years, and during this particular era she rocked a dark, layered bob.

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4. MTV Movie Awards in May 2003

In May 2003, David and Victoria Beckham stepped out to attend the 2003 MTV Movie Awards held at the Shrine Auditorium on May 31, 2003 in Los Angeles, California. For the occasion, the duo matched once again, but this time in coordinating white ensembles. Victoria opted for a slim-fit white dress with corset and sparkling beading, while David wore a white suit with a large cross necklace. They smiled hand-in-hand for the rare photo and appear quite tanned, assuming they may have recently returned from vacation.

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3. MOBO Awards in October 1999

In a major throwback moment, David and Victoria Beckham posed for a photo while attending the 1999 MOBO Awards at the Royal Albert Hall in London. This event took place just a few months after their lavish wedding in July 1999. For the occasion, the couple rocked all-black outfits with Victoria wearing an oversized sparkling necklace. It’s clear this photo is a token of the late ’90s based on Beckham’s Backstreet Boys-inspired haircut.

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2. Hotel Danieli in September 2006

The it-couple was photographed in Venice, Italy in September, 2006 while attending the Venice Film Festival. This particular photo was taken of the couple during the ninth day of the 63rd Venice Film Festival. The romantic photo shows the stunning duo as they stand on a boat with their arms wrapped around each other while departing from the Hotel Danieli. For the occasion, David is wearing a classic black tux while Victoria opted for a glamorous black strapless gown with sparkling beading.

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1. Live 8 London in July 2005

In July 2008, Victoria and David Beckham were photographed while watching Live 8 London. The concert took place in London’s Hyde Park and more than 200 000 fans were in attendance to support the theme of’Make Poverty History’ ahead of the G 8 Summit. For the occasion, David wore a black leather bomber jacket, while Victoria wore an earth tone t-shirt and jeans. This rare photo of the duo with Victoria’s arm wrapped around David was taken while they stood backstage at the event.

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