Mia Hamm. Mariel Margaret Hamm-Garciaparra (born March 17, 1972) is an American retired professional soccer player, two-time Olympic gold medalist, and two-time FIFA Women's World Cup champion. Hailed as a soccer icon, she played as a forward for the United States women's national soccer team from 1987 to 2004.
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- Mariel Margaret Hamm-Garciaparra
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Jun 24, 2020 · Mia Hamm is a former American soccer player who competed with the U.S. women's national soccer team for 17 years. She won the Women's World Cup in 1991 and 1999, and took Olympic gold medals in ...
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Mia Hamm, Producer: Alive and Kicking. Mariel Margaret "Mia" Hamm-Garciaparra (born March 17, 1972) is a retired American professional association football player and two time olympic gold medalist and FIFA Women's World Cup winner. Hamm played many years as a forward for the United States women's national soccer team and was a founding member of the Washington Freedom. Hamm held the ...
The Mia Hamm Foundation is a non-profit, national organization dedicated to raising funds and awareness for families in need of a marrow or cord blood transplant and the development of more opportunities for young women to participate in sport.
Mia Hamm. Mariel Margaret Hamm was born on March 17, 1972, in Selma, Dallas County, Alabama, to Bill and Stephanie Hamm. Her mother nicknamed her "Mia" after renowned ballerina Mia Slavenska, under whom she had studied. She was born with a partial club foot that required her to wear casts for two years until it was corrected.
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Mia Hamm, American football (soccer) player who was the first international star of the women’s game. Playing forward, she starred on the U.S. national team that won the World Cup championships in 1991 and 1999 and Olympic gold medals in 1996 and 2004. Learn more about Hamm’s life and career.