Benedikt Höwedes Get to know the 31-year old football player Benedikt Höwedes, before he got famous (e.g. World Cup Germany 2014). IMDB reports ITV Sport: Euro 2016 (TV Mini-Series) was Benedikt Höwedes's first TV appearance in 2016. BirthdayFebruary 29, 1988NationalityGermanName in PassportBenedikt HöwedesEthnicityGerman (Read: 16 Surprising Celebrity Ethnicities)Ethnic category/Race(?)WhiteSexuality - Gay or NayStraightHis home town is Haltern, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. He is of German ethnicity. Benedikt Höwedes was born on February 29, 1988 on a Monday. Read: 19 Celebrity childhood Homes High school: Gesamtschule Berger FeldChildhood Photos - When he was young Credit: Pinterest.com Footage of early or first TV Interview or Appearance Neuer und Höwedes: Zwei Freunde in der Wüste (ZDF-Interview in voller Länge) Most popular video on Youtube USA Vs Germany 4-3 - Benedikt Howedes Own Goal / Marc-Andre Ter Stegen Fail - June 2 2013Views: 867.635 Share your real life experiences with Benedikt Höwedes here and rate your meeting! Correct our wiki/bio - is he not gay or straight or of different heritage? Let us know!