Yes, Michael's parents Fred and Debbie separated in 1993, and divorced when Michael was 9.
Fred Phelps, divorced at a young age
Fred Phelps is his father and Deborah "Debbie" Phelps is his mother
Fred Phelps is his dad
He was a State Trooper, and I believe he may have been a competitive swimmer too.
Michael Fred Phelps
Michael Phelps' father, Fred, separated from Michael's mother (Debbie) in 1993, when Michael was 7. Fred attended the games in Athens in 2004, but followed the 2008 games on television. He and Michael are in contact and appear to have a cordial relationship, but certainly not a close one.
his full name is Michael Fred Phelps! #1 phelps phan!!!
Michael Phelps is the athlete that has won the most Olympic medals in history to date. He is the youngest of three children. His father is Michael Fred Phelps and his mother is Deborah Sue Phelps. He has two sisters called Whitney and Hilary.
Fred is Michael phelps middle name It's weird but it's is!! His full name is Michael Fred Phelps!! I know some of you might thinks it's Fredrick or things like that but it is NOT it is just FRED!