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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 Most Hated Family in America (2007) 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

Judgment Day Himself
Hatemongers Himself


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 2000 Fred: The Movie (Documentary)
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Other Works:

He has written numerous songs and recorded them with the Westboro Baptist Church Choir, including: "I Like to Watch", "America the Burning" and "God Hates America". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 1 Article | See more »

Official Sites:

Westboro Baptist Church

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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This jackass of a president ought to proclaim pride month for decency, abstinence and chastity, not for the most abominable sins known to mankind - in the estimation of God Almighty, that is. Obama will bring down the curses of God upon the whole creation. Remember, you ignorant Americans, you Obama-worshippers around the world, we warned you. He raises a false argument ordering that nobody ... See more »


Father of Fred W. Phelps, Jr (1953), Mark Phelps (c1954), Katherine Phelps-Griffin, Margie Phelps (1956), Shirley Phelps-Roper (1957), Nathan "Nate" Phelps (1958), Jonathan Phelps (1959), Rebekah Phelps-Davis (1961), Elizabeth Phelps (1962), Timothy Phelps (1963), Dortha Olive Bird (c.1964), Rachel Phelps-Hockenbarger (1965), and Abigail Phelps (1968). See more »


Always wears a bullet proof vest, windbreaker, white rubber gloves, and a cowboy hat See more »


The Al Capone of Christianity See more »

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