5 Things to Know About Michael Phelps' New Fiancée, Nicole Johnson

The swimmer and pageant beauty got engaged over the weekend.

5 Things to Know About Michael Phelps' New Fiancée, Nicole Johnson
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Michael Phelps is getting married! The Olympian popped the question to longtime love Nicole Johnson and shared the exciting news on Instagram Sunday with an adorable picture of the pair — and, yes, you can see the ring.

"She said yes," he wrote, along with a few emojis for good measure.

5 Things to Know About Michael Phelps' New Fiancée, Nicole Johnson
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The whole world already knows everything Michael Phelps eats (when he's training at least), but you probably aren't as well-versed on the future Mrs. Phelps. Here's what you should know:

  • 1

    She's the former Miss California.

    5 Things to Know About Michael Phelps' New Fiancée, Nicole Johnson

    Johnson was first runner-up in 2007, then took the crown in 2010. She's competed in a total of seven pageants.

  • 2

    She's a USC grad.

    Johnson graduated from the University of Southern California in 2007 with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication. She focused on sports entertainment.

  • 3

    She's a dog mom.

    5 Things to Know About Michael Phelps' New Fiancée, Nicole Johnson

    Meet Juno.

  • 4

    She's turning 30 this year.

    She and Phelps will both have their dirty thirty birthdays this year. He'll beat her to it though — by a few weeks. His birthday is June 30 and hers is July 12.

  • 5

    She has a great sense of humor.

    5 Things to Know About Michael Phelps' New Fiancée, Nicole Johnson

    Phelps showed up like this for the "pajama" holiday party and everyone apparently had a good laugh. Those abs, though.

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