Description:Learn 10 fun facts about David Beckham. He has Ornithophobia, more commonly known as a 'fear of birds'. One of his nicknames is 'Golden Balls'. His full name is David Robert Joseph Beckham. His first car was a Ford Escort. He proposed to Victoria with a three carat $65,000 diamond ring. David is a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador. He is considered one of the world's most popular footballers.