09:38 PM EDT 10/16/2013
Originally posted 04/25/2012 07:15AM
It's one of the most exclusive clubs, with Lady Gaga, Oprah Winfrey and Britney Spears claiming membership. And now Kaka is joining their ranks.
Brailian soccer star Kaka (a.k.a., Ricardo Izecson dos Santos Leite) is the world's first athlete to reach 10 million followers on Twitter, making him only the sixteenth person to hit the high benchmark. He ranks right under Eminem (10.3 million followers) in the 10 Million Club, where Lady Gaga reigns supreme (with 23 million followers).
Originally posted 12/28/2011 05:05PM
Originally posted 07/08/2010 10:55AM
Hello, Junior: Cristiano Ronaldo has named his his nearly month-old son – after himself.
The family of the hunky Portuguese soccer superstar tells the weekly Expresso that the baby, born June 17, is named Cristiano.
Ronaldo, 25, and his girlfriend, Russian model Irina Shayk, have been vacationing in New York as word has spread about the birth. The athlete announced the baby's arrival via Facebook and Twitter, neglecting to offer any word about the mother. His management company had no comment.
Expresso reports that little Cristiano weighed 9 lbs., 8 oz., and measured 21 in. at birth.
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