Michael Phelps Bio, Age, Height, Family, Wiki

Michael Phelps (II) is a former most successful and crowned American competitive swimmer of all time, with a total of 28 medals. Phelps also holds all records for Olympic gold medals, Olympic gold medals in individual events and Olympic medals in individual events.

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Michael Phelps
Michael Phelps

Michael Phelps Bio

Famous As: Michael Phelps

Profession: American competition swimmer

Age: 33 years

Birthday: June 30, 1985

Birth Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Birth Sign: Cancer

Height: 6 feet 4 inches (193 cm)

Weight: 198 lbs (90 kg)

Body Measurements: 46 – 34 – 16

Net Worth: $80 Million

Salary: $9.3 Million

Born Name: Michael Fred Phelps II

Nickname: MP, Flying Fish, The Baltimore, Superman

Hometown: Maryland

Nationality: American

Ethnicity: white

Sexual Orientation: Straight

Body Shape: Straight

Shoe Size: 14 (US)

Eye Color: Hazel

Hair Color: Blonde

Qualification: Towson High School in 2003

School: Dumbarton Middle School, Towson, Maryland, USA – Towson High School, Maryland, USA

Brother(s): Shane Lee (Cricketer), Grant Lee

Sister(s): Whitney Phelps (swimmer), Hilary Phelps

Marital Status: Married

Spouse: Nicole Johnson

Relationship With: Stephanie Rice, Caroline Pal, Carrie Prejean, Brittny Gastineau, Megan Rossee, Nicole Johnson

Children: Maverick Nicolas – Phelps Boomer Robert Phelps  -Beckett Richard Phelps

Michael Phelps
Michael Phelps

Family

His parents are Fred and Debbie Phelps. His sisters also live. His father was a police officer and his mother Debbie was a middle school principal. When he was a child, his parents divorced and they live with his mom.

Career

Michael began swimming when two older sisters joined a local swim team. They are Whitney and Hilary. When Whitney was fifteen, she tried to join the US Olympic team in 1996. But injuries disrupted Phelps’ career. When Michael was seven years old, he was still “a little scared” of putting his head underwater.

So Michael Phelps’ trainers allowed him to float on his back. First Phelps launched his swimming career in Loyola High School swimming pool. Meet coach Bob Bowman. When Michael Phelps began training at North Baltimore Aquatic-Club at the Meadowbrook Aquatics.

Michael Phelps
Michael Phelps

His coach recognized Michaels’ talents early on. Also, Phelps  joined the USA National B-Team in a 1999. When he was fifteen years old, he became the youngest American swimmer to compete in the Olympic Games in 68 years.

In 2001, he broke the world record in the 200-meter butterfly race to become the youngest male swimmer in swimming history. Then he broke his own record at 2001-World Championships in a Japan. With a time of 1:54:58, Michael grabbed his first international medal. He also continues to work with Summer Nationals of America in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

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Michael Phelps
Michael Phelps

Age, height and measurements

Michael Phelps is 35 years old. Michael Phelps height is 6 feet 4 inches (193 cm) and weight is 198 lbs (90 kg). Body Measurements 46 – 34 – 16 and Cancer of the Zodiac.

Michael Phelps
Michael Phelps

Social media profiles

He is very active and popular on social media. He has 3.3M followers on his Instagram account and 2M followers on his Twitter account.