Caption: Still of Michael Phelps in Saturday Night Live (1975)
Born: June 30, 1985
Star sign: Cancer
Height: 6' 4" (1.93 m)
Michael Fred Phelps II was born in Towson, Maryland, to Deborah Sue (Davisson), a middle school principal, and Michael Fred Phelps, a state trooper. Before the 2004 Olympics started, rumor had it that 19 year-old Phelps was thinking of trying to match or even surpass Mark Spitz's legendary seven gold medals record. By his fourth race with one gold...