Thierry Henry Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Thierry Henry Quick Info
Height6 ft 2 in
Weight83 kg
Date of BirthAugust 17, 1977
Zodiac SignLeo
GirlfriendAndrea Rajacic

Thierry Henry is a French football player and manager who has played for top clubs like Arsenal, Barcelona, Juventus, and New York Red Bulls before retiring in December 2014. He has also served as the manager of the Monaco Football Team from October 2018 to January 2019. He has more than 8 million followers on Facebook and more than 3 million followers on Twitter and Instagram each.

Born Name

Thierry Daniel Henry

Nick Name

Titou, Titi, Tezza

Arsenal youth team coach Thierry Henry seen after the match against Olympiacos in 2015
Arsenal youth team coach Thierry Henry seen after the match against Olympiacos in 2015 (Joshjdss / Wikimedia / CC BY 2.0)

Sun Sign

Leo

Born Place

Les Ulis, Île-de-France, France

Nationality

French

 

Education

Thierry studied at the Alexander Fleming School in Orsay.

He attended Clairefontaine Football Academy where players like Olivier Giroud and Abou Diaby also received their training.

Occupation

Professional Football Player, Professional Football Coach

Family

  • Father – Antoine Henry
  • Mother – Maryse Henry
  • Siblings – Willy Henry (Older Brother), Dimitri Henry (Brother)

Manager

Henry is represented by Qvoice in London.

Position

Striker

Shirt Number

  • 12, 13 – Monaco
  • 6 – Juventus
  • 12, 14 – Arsenal
  • 14 – Barcelona
  • 14 – New York Red Bulls
  • 12 – French National Team

Build

Athletic

Height

6 ft 2 in or 188 cm

Weight

83 kg or 183 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Thierry has dated –

  1. Nicole Merry (2001-2007) – Thierry married English model Nicole Merry on July 5, 2003. Together, they have a daughter named Téa Henry (b. May 27, 2005). But, the couple got divorced in September 2007.
  2. Chloe Walton (2006)
  3. Sadie Hewlett (2007)
  4. Andrea Rajacic (2008-Present) – Thierry and Andrea Rajacic have 2 kids – son Tristan Henry (b. 2012) and daughter Tatiana Henry (b. 2015).
Thierry Henry playing for the New York Red Bulls in Kansas City in 2013
Thierry Henry playing for the New York Red Bulls in Kansas City in 2013 (Warrenfish / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Race / Ethnicity

Multiracial (Black and White)

He has Afro-Guadeloupean ancestry on his father’s side and is of Afro-Martiniquais descent on his mother’s side.

Hair Color

Black

Eye Color

Hazel

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

Elaborate tattoos on his right and left arms

Brand Endorsements

Thierry has endorsed the following brands –

  • Nike
  • Reebok
  • Gillette
  • Pepsi
  • Renault
  • Puma
  • Beats
French football player Thierry Henry as seen in 2007
French football player Thierry Henry as seen in 2007 (Christophe95 / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Thierry Henry Favorite Things

  • Drink – Sparkling water
  • TV Show – Different Strokes
  • Band – Kassav’
  • Basketball PlayerAllen Iverson
  • Films The Usual Suspects (1995), The Colour Purple (1985), Antwone Fisher (2002)
  • Sports Team – San Antonio Spurs
  • Football Player – Marco van Basten
  • Cuisines – Caribbean, Oriental, Italian, Spanish, Mexican
  • ArtistsDr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Xzibit, Wu-Tang Clan, Tupac Shakur
  • SongWe Are the Champions (by Queen)
  • Goal For Arsenal – Debut goal scored after his return to Arsenal in the FA Cup match against Leeds United in 2012

Source – Tribuna.com, Wikipedia, Sportskeeda.com

New York Red Bulls player Thierry Henry seen during a match against Real Salt Lake in 2011
New York Red Bulls player Thierry Henry seen during a match against Real Salt Lake in 2011 (Drew Dies / Wikimedia / CC BY 2.0)

Thierry Henry Facts

  1. In 2009, he contributed immensely to Barcelona‘s win at the Copa del Rey, La Liga, and the UEFA Champions League tournaments, thus helping his team secure the historic treble.
  2. Henry was a member of the French National Team that won the 1998 FIFA World Cup, UEFA Euro 2000, and the 2003 FIFA Confederations Cup.
  3. Henry has strongly advocated against racism in football due to his own personal experiences in childhood.
  4. He loves basketball and is known to attend NBA matches regularly. He is also close friends with the San Antonio Spurs‘ star player Tony Parker.
  5. In 2004, the Concise Oxford English Dictionary officially added the term ‘va-va-voom’, which was made famous by the striker in his Renault Clio advertisements.
  6. As of 2019, Thierry is the top goal-scorer for Arsenal with a record-breaking 228 goals scored during his 8-year tenure.

Featured Image by Joshjdss / Wikimedia / CC BY 2.0

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