Frank Lampard

Frank Lampard's "Frankie's Magic Football: Frankie vs the Cowboy's Crew" Book Signing at Giraffe in London on October 31, 2013

Lampard in 2013, photo by

Birth Name: Frank James Lampard

Place of Birth: Barking, Essex, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: 20 June, 1978

Ethnicity: English

Frank Lampard is an English football manager, professional footballer, and children’s writer. He is the coach of, and all-time leading goalscorer for, Chelsea, where he played for thirteen years. Frank is considered one of the best midfielders of his generation.

Frank is the son of Patricia Ann (Harris) and Frank Lampard, Sr., a footballer. He is married to Northern Irish broadcaster Christine Bleakley. He has two children with his former partner, Spanish model Elen Rivas.

Frank is a cousin of footballer Jamie Redknapp. Frank’s aunt (mother’s twin sister), Sandra, is Jamie’s mother, and the wife of English football manager and player Harry Redknapp.

Frank’s patrilineal line can be traced back to William Lampard, who was born, c. 1728, in Canterbury, England, and to his wife, Jane Johnson.

Frank’s paternal grandfather was Frank Richard Lampard (the son of Arthur Henry Lampard and Elizabeth Susan Allard). Frank’s grandfather Frank was born in West Ham, London. Arthur was the son of Henry Lampard and Rosina Andrews.

Frank’s paternal grandmother was named Hilda D. Stiles. Hilda was born in Poplar, London.


2 Responses

  1. andrew says:

    he has been named coach of Chelsea

    good luck Frankie!

  2. andrew says:

    Frank’s aunt (mother’s twin sister), Sandra, is married to English football manager and player Harry Redknapp

    So Harry’s son, former football player Jamie Redknapp, is Frank’s cousin

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