Michael Phelps is an American swimmer, and holds the record of winning 28 medals in Olympics. Here are some interesting facts about him.
1. Phelps started to swim at very young age.
2. He learnt backstroke first because he was afraid of putting his head under water.
3. Phelps set a record in 100 meter- fly right after 3 years
4. He was the youngest swimmer in the history of 70 years of America and to participate in Olympics in 2000
In Summer Olympics held in Sydney, he was the youngest one in the event, only 15 years old.