Michael Phelps – Ethnicity, Religion, Siblings

By | October 31, 2017

His full name is Michael Fred Phelps II who has mixed ethnicity including English, Irish, German etc. Find his religion, siblings name, education, children and family info. Michael Phelps is that personality whose name is known to everyone in the world and especially in the world of swimming. He is none other than that American extremely efficient swimmer who took the courage of breaking various world records in swimming. Michael is actually the first ever swimmer who created two world records on a single day in individual events. Such a dedicated sports person took birth on 30th June, 1985 to Michael Fred Phelps and Deborah Sue (Davisson) and was raised up in Towson’s Baltimore suburb.

Michael Phelps



Ethnicity: English, Irish, German, Scottish, Welsh and Dutch

Name Michael Fred Phelps II
Date of Birth June 30, 1985
Occupation Swimmer
Parents Mother: Deborah Phelps
Father: Michael Fred Phelps
Net Worth $55 Million
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Brown
Sibling Sister: Hilary Phelps
Sister: Whitney Phelps
Education Towson High School
Languages English
Religion Christian
Children’s Son: Boomer Robert Phelps
Relationship Status Married
Wife Nicole Johnson
Sun Sign Cancer

His birth name is Michael Fred Phelps II. John William Phelps was Michael’s paternal grandfather. Phelps’s mother is an efficient administrator of Baltimore Country school system. Michael possesses two elder sisters and started this sport after they joined a local swimming team. He is of Irish, English, Scottish, German, Welsh ethnicity.

It was Phelps’s parents who recognized the talent of their son and at the age of eleven brought him to Bob Bowman, who was a top coach of this sport. Besides swimming, Michael Phelps played other sports like lacrosse, soccer and baseball. But, he left the before mentioned sports when his coach revealed that he holds Olympic potential.


Butterfly being Phelps’s best stroke along with his perfect physique required for competitive swimming have helped him in becoming a proficient swimmer. One of Michael’s positive factors is his height, which is nearly 6 foot 4 inches. Phelps’s firm focus towards achieving goals, inner drive, dedication as well as likeable personality helps him to stand as a winner. The Olympic Gold winner tied knots with stunning and beautiful Nicole Johnson and both of them have a son together.

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