Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro, better known as Cristiano Ronaldo, is a Portuguese footballer. As of 2023, Cristiano Ronaldo has a net worth of $500 million. Ronaldo is widely recognized as the greatest soccer player in the world and one of the best football players in history with jersey number 07.
Cristiano Ronaldo Biography
Portuguese footballer, Cristiano Ronaldo, was born on February 5, 1985, and is 38 years old as of March 2023. He was born in Santo Antonio in Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, where he grew up and spent his childhood. Due to his current contract with the Manchester United football team, he is currently living in Manchester, United Kingdom. He is a Portuguese citizen and has his belief in Roman Catholicism.
Cristiano got his early education at a local elementary school. The well-known footballer did not bother about his studies. After banging on a supervisor’s seat, he was dismissed from the school. He did not get along with the professors, but he got along well with the students.
When Ronaldo was dismissed from school, his mother decided that he should focus on football full-time. It is presumed that he then started homeschooling and became proficient in English. Later, he studied at the Escola Básica e Secundária Gonçalves Zarco College.
Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro
Date of Birth
5 February 1985
Santo Antonio, in Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
38 Years Old
Currently Live in
Manchester, the United Kingdom
Local Elementary School
Escola Básica e Secundária Gonçalves Zarco College
Cristiano Ronaldo’s parents are Mr. José Dinis Aveiro and Mrs. Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro. By profession, his father was a Municipal Gardener and his mother was a Cook.
Ronaldo has three older siblings. His brother is Hugo Aveiro and his sisters are Elma Aveiro and Liliana Cátia Aveiro.
Cristiano is presently in a courting relationship with Georgina Rodriguez.
He is the father of five children including biological and surrogate babies: Cristiano Ronaldo Jr., Alana Martina dos Santos Aveiro, Eva Maria Dos Santos, Mateo Ronaldo, and an unnamed newborn girl (unfortunately, the twin baby boy died shortly after his birth).
He formerly dated numerous ladies and a man (rumor). Some of the tremendous mentions are Gemma Atkinson, Irina Shayk, etc.
Father: José Dinis Aveiro Mother: Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro
Brother: Hugo Aveiro Sisters: Elma Aveiro and Liliana Cátia Aveiro
Sons: Cristiano Ronaldo Jr. and Mateo Ronaldo Daughters: Alana Martina dos Santos Aveiro, Eva Maria Dos Santos, and Unnamed baby girl
Cristiano has an athletic and very fit physique. His body measurements are chest 43 inches, waist 33 inches, biceps 16 inches, and thighs 24 inches. He has black hair and shining hazel eyes.
He is 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighs about 72 kg. Although he needs US size 9 shoes, he wears a size 7.5 because it helps him balance his body weight while walking and running.
6′ 1″ (1.87 m, 187 cm)
72 kg (158 lbs)
Cristiano started his professional career for Portugal in 2003 when he turned 18 years old and has since made around 180 caps, making him the country’s all-time capper. He is also the country’s all-time leading goal scorer, with over 100 goals on the world stage. Ronaldo has appeared in 11 major competitions and scored his first world goal at Euro 2004 when he helped Portugal reach the final.
In July 2008, he was named skipper of the National Team. One of the most well-known and popular players in the world, Ronaldo was named Forbes’ highest-earning player in 2016-2017 and ESPN’s most acclaimed player in 2016-2019. In 2014, Time magazine named him one of the 100 most outstanding people in the world.
He went on to win three consecutive Premier League championships before winning his first Ballon d’Or at the age of 23. Ronaldo had been the subject of controversy of a previously ridiculously and ludicrously valuable footballer when he decided to move to Real Madrid, where he struggled to win 15 premierships along with 2 La Liga trophies, 2 Copa del Rey awards and became the top scorer team player of all the time.
He has won5 Ballon d’Or awards and 4 European Golden Shoes, more than any other European player. He has received 32 awards throughout his career, including 7 division crowns.
Facts and Information
When Cristiano Ronaldo was 14 years old, he was kicked out of school for throwing a chair at a teacher.
He was named after the former President of the US, Ronald Reagan.
In his hometown of Madeira, the Cristiano Ronaldo Museum has opened to honor his achievements.
He has one of the fastest free kicks, hitting speeds of up to 130 km/h.
He once paid $100,000 for brain surgery and treatment for a 10-month-old boy with a rare disease.