John Cena Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 10 Jul, 2018
Facts of John Cena
Date of Birth: 1977 , April-23
Age: 41 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
Name John Cena
Birth Name John Felix Anthony Cena
Father John Cena Sr.
Mother Carol Cena
Nationality Ameriacn
Birth Place/City West Newbury, Massachusetts
Ethnicity White
Profession Wreshler
Net Worth $ 35 Million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Light-Brown
Weight in KG 114 Kg
Married Yes
Married to Elizabeth Huberdeau (m. 2009)
Divorce Elizabeth Huberdeau (m. 2012)
Education Springfield College
Awards Slammy Award 2012
Movies The Reunion
TV Show American Grit
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John Felix Anthony Cena aka John Cena is a WWE star and a reality TV presenter as well. He is one of the most successful and most searched professional wrestlers in the world.

He has presented him as successful rapper and actor as well. He is signed to WWE and performs on the SmackDown brand under his ring name, John Cena. 

Cena started his professional wrestling career in 1999 with UPW (Ultimate Pro Wrestling). He has appeared in numerous films including The Hangover Part III, Daddy’s Home, and Blockers.

Early Life and Education of John Cena

Cena was born as John Felix Anthony Cena Jr. on April 23, 1977, in West Newbury, Massachusetts, United States of America. He was born to Carol Cena (his mother), and John Cena Sr (his father).

Cena is an American by nationality and is White-American according to his ethnicity. He has five brothers namely Dan, Matt, Steve, and Sean. He is the maternal grandchild of Tony Lupien, a famous baseball player.

Cena attended Cushing Academy and earned a graduate degree. Cena joined Springfield College in Springfield, Massachusetts. During his college life, he was on the college football team, where his number was number 54. In 1998, he graduated from Springfield with a degree in exercise physiology.

John Cena's Career

Wrestling Career

Cena started his professional wrestling career in 1999. He became a professional wrestler in 1999 at Ultimate Pro Wrestling. He joined WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) in 2001. He became the face of WWE in 2006, is one of the most popular wrestlers.

CAPTION: WWE star John Cena SOURCE: Bleacher Report

Cena then won several titles and matches. In 2007, the pro wrestler became one of the first wrestlers to get victory over Edward ''Umanga'' Fatu.  

As of 2018, he was eliminated from the annual Royal Rumble match by the eventual winner, Nakamura.

Besides his wrestling career, he has also been featured in movies in guest character and also in the lead role.

Film Career

He made his film debut from 2000 movie Ready to Rumble. Later in 2006, he appeared in the main character in the movie The Marine as John Triton. 

Cena has also acted in films like Fred: The Movie, Fred 2: Night of the Living Fred, Fred 3: Camp Fred. He has also appeared in many television series and video game series too. Cina has also provided his voice in different songs. in 2017, he lent his voice to the animated movie Ferdinand

As of 2018, Cena is working in movies, Bumblebee, The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle and TV series, Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Dallas & Robo

Besides, Cena is also involved in music. In 2005, he released his debut album, You Can't See Me which hit teh charts of the UK and the US. 

John Cena's Awards and Honors

John Cena has won several championships and titled in WWE which include:

  • World Heavyweight Championship (3 times)
  • World Tag Team Championship (twice)
  • WWE Championship (13 times)
  • WWE Tag Team Championship (twice)
  • WWE United States Championship (five times)
  • Money in the Bank (once)
  • Royal Rumble (twice)
  • WWE Championship No. 1 Contender's Tournament (twice).

Some of his honors include:

  • Springfield College Athletic Hall of Fame inductee
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation Chris Greicius Celebrity Award
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation Special Recognition Award
  • 2014 Sports Social TV Entertainer of the Year
  • 2016 USO Legacy of Achievement Award

Moreover, Cena won the Slammy Awards ten times.

John Cena's Net Worth and Body Measurement

He earns a huge amount of salary around $8 million annually from his wrestling career. He has maintained a huge net worth of $55 million, according to the Celebrity Net Worth. 

He is currently a free agent and performs for both Raw and Smackdown brands. In 2017, Forbes listed him the second highest paid wrestler after Brock Lensor with earing of $12 million.

CAPTION: John Cena's Car collection SOURCE: Men's XP

He has amassed a huge amount of net worth from his wrestling career, acting career and multi-million endorsements contact with several brands like YJ, Stinger, Subway, Capri Sun.

His every film earns $52,308,260 in an average in the Box Office. John Cena resides in a lavish mansion in Tampa, Florida with his fiancée Nikki Bella. He also has a collection of lavish cars including:

  • Dodge Hemi Charger
  • AMC Rebel Machine
  • Buick GSX
  • Ford GT

Cena has a perfect body; he has maintained perfect six-pack abs with a big muscular body. He stands an incredible height of 1.85 meters (6 feet 1 inch) and weighs 251 pounds (114 kg).

He is one of the most searched professional wrestlers in the world. John is a very good looking wrestler with short black hair. He has dark brown hair. 

John Cena's Charity

Cena has also involved in several charitable works and movements. He is involved with the nonprofit organization, Make-A Wish Foundation. He provided over 500 wishes for children suffering from life-threatening illnesses via the organization.

He also promoted Breast Cancer Awareness month in 2012. In 2016, he appeared in a public service announcement, We are America, sponsored by the Ad Council, as part of its Love Has No Labels.

John Cena's Personal Life 

Cena is 40 years now. He currently resides in Tampa, Florida, U.S. He has earned massive popularity working in various fields such as acting, wrestling, hosting and as a rapper.

Talking about his personal life he is very good looking. Being such a great wrestler, he is very kind and helpful according to his friends. He is a big fan of English Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur. Cena collects muscle cars he has collected over 20 cars.

CAPTION: John Cena with fiance Nikki Bella SOURCE: In Touch Weekly

Cena married his girlfriend, Elizabeth Huberdeau. They met during the shooting of the movie. He made an announcement of their during the promotion of his 2009 film, 12 Rounds. They married in the United States on July 11, 2009.

After having a long-term misunderstanding in a relationship with his wife, they divorced in on July 18, 2012. Cena case the file for their divorce. He has no any listed children. Currently, this WWE superstar is dating Nikki Bella since 2012. The couple break up for some months due to several misunderstanding but are finally together and living happily.

Cena proposed Nikki at WrestleMania 33 where their engagement took place. Check out the video where Cena proposed Bella in the ring:

It has yet not been confirmed whether the proposal was real or fake. He made an idea to get married to Nikki as she was extremely excited and happy after John’s decision. According to the sources, Nikki is happy to get the ring from John and is within the superb idea of the John.

As of 2018, Cena agreed to make a life-changing decision to save his relationship with Bella. The couple discussed to have children. Cena revealed that he is going to get his vasectomy reserved.  He told,

''I physically can’t have kids,” Cena, 41, said in Sunday’s episode. “So I’m also telling you that I’m willing to have surgery and then still go through with being a dad.''

The couple is now happy with the decision. 

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