David Beckham is Sexiest Man Alive "I thought I was past my sell by date"
I thought I was past my sell by date but thanks to People Magazine for the accolade and the compliment! I always feel a little shy when receiving these Awards, though it will make my Mum happy. This one the kids will laugh at, as they see what Daddy looks like in the morning!
"I mean I like to wear nice clothes and nice suits and look and feel good, but I don't ever think of myself that way."
Still, when Beckham shared the news with his wife, fashion mogul Victoria Beckham, 41, she was totally on-board.
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"I would hope that she feels this way about me all the time anyway!" he says with a shy smile. "But she said, 'Congratulations!' "