Won six gold medals at the 2004 Olympics, eight gold medals at the 2008 Olympics and four gold medals at the 2012 Olympics. Across his career, he became the most decorated Olympic athlete of all-time with 28 total medals, including 23 golds.
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|FULL NAME:||Michael Fred Phelps II|
|BIRTH DATE:||June 30, 1985|
|BIRTHPLACE:||Baltimore, Maryland, USA|
|AGE:||35 years old|
|HEIGHT:||6 ft, 4 in|
Michael Phelps is a Swimmer. Michael was born in 1980s, in the middle of Millennials Generation. He and Nicole Johnson welcomed their first child, Boomer, in May 2016 and they got married a month later. They are currently expecting their second child. He grew up in a house of women: his mom, Debbie, and his sisters, Whitney and Hilary. His parents divorced in 1994 and his father remarried in 2000. He began swimming to burn off excess energy when he was seven, and was diagnosed with ADHD when he was ten.
DID YOU KNOW He became the youngest male to make the U.S. swim team in 68 years, and revealed that he ate 12,000 calories each day during the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
FACT He destroyed the Olympic records held by Mark Spitz and finished his Olympic career with an amazing 23 Gold medals.
SEE ALSO Michael Phelps’s net worth as of 2020.
Currently, Michael Phelps is 35 years old. His next birthday is away. Michael will celebrate his 36th birthday on a Sunday, June 30th. On the day of his birth, "Sussudio" by Phil Collins was the number 1 song on the Billboard 100. He shares a birthday with everyone who was born on June 30, 1985. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Michael Phelps’s zodiac sign is Cancer. Cancer ruling planet is Moon. Those born under the zodiac sign of Cancer are intuitive and sentimental. Cancer can be one of the most challenging zodiac signs to get to know. They are very emotional and sensitive, and care deeply about matters of the family and their home. Cancer is sympathetic and attached to people they keep close.
Michael Phelps was born in the Year of the Ox. The Ox is the second of the 12-year cycle of animals which appear in the Chinese zodiac related to the Chinese calendar. Those born under this sign are persistent, simple, honest, and straightforward characteristics. They are talent leaders with strong faith, and strong devotion to work. This year is the Year of the Rat.
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
Michael Phelps is a 35 years old Swimmer, who was born in June, in the Year of the Ox (1985) and is a Cancer. His life path number is 5. Michael’s birthstone is Pearl, Moonstone and Alexandrite and birth flower is Rose.
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