Footballers who have won the BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award are:
Bobby Moore (West Ham Utd, 1966), Paul Gascoigne (Spurs, 1990), Michael Owen (Liverpool, 1998), David Beckham (Man Utd, 2001) and Ryan Giggs (Man Utd, 2009).
4 footballers have won the BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award: 1966 Bobby Moore; 1990 Paul Gascoigne; 1998 Michael Owen; and 2001 David Beckham.
Ryan Giggs won the title of sports personality 2009
In 2010 Ryan Giggs (Dad of the year) won Sports Personality of the year. David Beckham won the lifetime achievement award
Mark won the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award in 2011
Nigel Mansell won the BBC sports personality of the year award in 1986 and 1992
Im not sure that there has ever been someone to win the sports personality of the year twice but I'll try to find out - although Tom Daly (the olympic diver) has won the Young Sports Personality of the Year 3 times I believe! :)
Manchester United star Ryan Giggs was crowned BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2009.