On This Day

Hope Solo

Football Star Hope Solo
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Profession: Football Star

Nationality:
United States of America
American

Why Famous: Regarded as one of the top female goalkeepers in the world, Solo is a two-time Olympic gold medalist and holds the US record for the most clean sheets.

After controversy in the 2007 FIFA Women's World Cup, she helped the US team win gold at the 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics.

Born: July 30, 1981
Birthplace: Richland, Washington, USA
Age: 38 years old

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo

Married Life

  • 2012-11-13 Soccer goalkeeper and a double Olympic gold medalist Hope Solo (31) weds former NFL tight end Jerramy Stevens (33) in Washington

Events in the Life of Hope Solo

  • 2008-08-21 Striker Carli Lloyd scores in extra time as the United States beat Brazil 1-0 to take the women's football gold medal at the Beijing Olympics
  • 2012-08-09 Women's Olympic Football Gold Medal won by the USA beating Japan 2-1 in the final

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