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Fred Phelps (1929–2014)

Fred Phelps was born on November 13, 1929 in Meridian, Mississippi, USA as Frederick Waldron Phelps. He is known for his work on Fred: The Movie (2000), The Anatomy of Hate (2009) and Judgment Day. He was married to Margie Phelps. He died on March 19, 2014 in Topeka, Kansas, USA. See full bio »


(age 84) in Topeka, Kansas, USA

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Known For

Fred: The Movie
The Anatomy of Hate
Judgment Day
Judgment Day Himself
Biblical Warfare


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Other Works:

Book (with Brent Roper): "The Conspiracy" [Never published]. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Pastor Fred Phelps | Rev. Fred Phelps | Reverend Fred W. Phelps | The Reverend Fred W. Phelps Sr.


6' 3" (1.91 m)

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Same-sex marriage, by any name, civil union or otherwise, is the ultimate smashed-mouth in-your-face insult to God Almighty, and you think He's going to let England and America and the rest of this evil world get by with it? God Almighty has not joined fags in holy wedlock. God no longer keeps America safe. America is doomed. We're getting the pants beat off of us, in Iraq, in Afghanistan. God is... See more »


After spending decades as one of the most prominent hate figures in the United States, he is believed to have undergone a complete reversal of his homophobic beliefs shortly before his death. According to Phelps' grandson and former church member Zach Phelps-Roper, Phelps was voted out of the church after undergoing a "change of heart" regarding his religious beliefs. Zach reported that Phelps ... See more »


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at least the 'church' doesn't believe in violence... carpet_crawler
Question about the children savair1
A con man? Smtwtfs
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