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Phelps Secretly Took Plunge in June, Marrying Girlfriend

The Arizona Republic reports the 31-year-old swimmer wedded Nicole Johnson on June 13

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    Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps and Nicole Johnson attend the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards at Madison Square Garden.

    Michael Phelps took the plunge in June, secretly marrying his longtime girlfriend two months before the Olympic great completed his last gold-medal haul.

    The Arizona Republic reports the 31-year-old swimmer wedded Nicole Johnson on June 13. That's a little more than a month after the former Miss California USA gave birth to their son, Boomer.

    The newspaper has posted a copy of a marriage license that shows Phelps and Johnson were married in Paradise Valley, Arizona. Neither Phelps nor Johnson said anything about the wedding. Johnson posted a picture of her with Phelps and Boomer on Instagram on the day of the ceremony with the caption, "Such a memorable night with my lil fambam."

    Phelps won five gold medals at the Rio de Janeiro Games, his last coming Aug. 13 to increase his overall total to 23.

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    (Published Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018)