Per Mertesacker Get to know the 35-year old football player Per Mertesacker, before he got famous (e.g. Captains Premier League club Arsenal). IMDB reports Sportschau (TV Series) was Per Mertesacker's first TV appearance in 2005. BirthdaySeptember 29, 1984NationalityGermanName in PassportPer MertesackerEthnicityGerman (Read: 16 Surprising Celebrity Ethnicities)Ethnic category/Race(?)WhiteSexuality - Gay or NayStraightHis home town is Hanover, West Germany. He is of German ethnicity. Per Mertesacker was born on September 29, 1984 on a Saturday. Read: 19 Celebrity childhood Homes Childhood Photos - When he was young Credit: Standard.co.uk Footage of early or first TV Interview or Appearance FIFA WM 2014 - Per Mertesacker im ZDF-Interview nach dem Algerien-Spiel (30.06.2014) Most popular video on Youtube MC Mertesacker feat. Vanilla Ice -- Eis, Eis, TonneViews: 2.615.337 Share your real life experiences with Per Mertesacker here and rate your meeting! Correct our wiki/bio - is he not gay or straight or of different heritage? Let us know!