Madeleine McCann

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Birthday
12, 2003
Birthplace
Leicester, England
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
12, 2003 (age 14)
Birthplace
Leicester, England

About

British child who disappeared in 2007 while on vacation with her family in Portugal.

Before Fame

She and her siblings were born in Leicester, England.

Trivia

Her case has been considered one of the most heavily reported missing-person cases in modern history.

Family Life

Her parents, Gerry and Kate McCann, left her asleep in her bed at a Portuguese resort hotel while they dined at the hotel's restaurant. They repeatedly checked on Madeleine and discovered around 10 pm that she was missing.

Associated With

Following Madeleine's kidnapping, the McCanns were subjected to a British media circus reminiscent of that surrounding the death of Princess Diana. They were awarded damages in 2008 for the exploitation of their family by the press.