Eddie Izzard raises more than £1m for charity by running 27 marathons in 27 days!
The English stand-up comedian, writer and actor – Edward John Izzard A.k.a., Eddie Izzard has finally completed 27 Marathons in 27 days. Yes, he has done it and the world gives a salute to his determination and passion towards life. Eddie marks his achievement as the toughest thing he has done in his life. He is happy and perhaps on the top of the world after accomplishing his long-lived dream of paying tribute to Nelson Mandela- the first black president of South Africa.
1 Who is Eddie Izzard?
Born on 7th February 1962 in the Colony of Aden, Eddie is the younger son of Harold John Izzard and Dorothy Ella. His achievements in career have been quite remarkable, as he has hosted many professions outstandingly. Throughout his career, he has been a comedian, actor, voice-over artist as well as a writer.
Eddie is a 54-year-old man who loves to take up great challenges in life. Recently, he completed 27 Marathons in 27 days that was a part of the sports relief challenge. His last marathon was on Sunday and he had to complete 2 marathons in one day. The finishing spot was none other than the giant statue of Nelson Mandela. The chants of Eddie… Eddie… and uncountable applauds hovered over the ground as he touched the finishing line.