Birth Name: Thierry Daniel Henry
Place of Birth: Les Ulis, Essonne, France
Date of Birth: 17 August, 1977
Ethnicity: Afro-Martiniquais, Afro-Guadeloupean
Thierry Henry is a French footballer. He has played as a striker for Arsenal (club legend), Juventus, Barcelona, and Monaco, and for the New York Red Bulls in MLS. He Is France’s all-time top scorer.
Thierry’s father, Antoine, is from Guadeloupe (La Désirade island). Thierry’s mother, Maryse, is from Martinique. Thierry was born and raised in the Les Ulis suburb of Paris, which, despite sometimes being seen as a tough neighbourhood, provided good footballing facilities.
As an NBA fan, Thierry is often seen with his friend Tony Parker at games when not playing football. He stated in an interview that he admires basketball, as it is similar to football in pace and excitement.
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