Geraldine Estelle Geri Horner is an English pop singersongwriter, clothes designer, author and actress. Halliwell came to international prominence in the 1990s as Ginger Spice, a member of the successful girl group the Spice Girls together they sold over 80 million records worldwide, making them one of the best selling girl groups of all time. In 1998 Halliwell left the Spice Girls, however she rejoined the group when they reunited in 2007. Halliwell has reportedly amassed amillion fortune during her last two years in the group.
Halliwell was born at Watford General Hospital, Hertfordshire, to Laurence Francis Halliwell , who was of English and Swedish descent, and his Spanish wife Ana Mara , who is a native of Huesca. Halliwell grew up on a council estate in North Watford. She was educated at Watford Grammar School for Girls and Camden School for Girls.