The Famous wrestler,Rapper And Actor
John Cena is an American professional wrestler, bodybuilder, rapper, and actor who has a net worth of $60 million. John Cena first became famous as a WWE professional wrestler.
He has since transitioned to an A-list actor and television presenter. He is also the current host of Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader? on Nickelodeon and has starred in various films.
No other wrestler in the world has polarized opinions as much as John Cena. For some, he’s just a pretty face who had the backing of the management and became “Super Cena”.
For many others, he was the champ who ran the camp for WWE when there were no legitimate stars.Love him or hate him; you can’t deny that Cena has an unparalleled mainstream appeal that resonates with not just wrestling fans but also the non-wrestling audiences.
Born on April 23, 1977, in West Newbury, Massachusetts, Cena has a degree in exercise psychology and body movement.
Early Life Story/History
John Cena was born in West Newbury, Massachusetts, on the 23rd April, 1977. He is the second oldest of five siblings, all men. Cena attended Central Catholic High School in Lawrence, before making a transfer to Cushing Academy, a private prep boarding school.
After graduating from the academy, he attended Springfield College, and was a NCAA Division III All-American center on the college football team. During this time, he wore the number 54 on the back of his shirt, which you may notice is often used on his WWE gear.
Once Cena had graduated from college, he went and pursued bodybuilding as a career, whilst working as a limousine driver.
John Cena began training to become a professional wrestler at the age of 22, at the Ultimate University based in California. A year later, he held the Ultimate Pro Wrestling Heavyweight Championship Title for 27 days in a row.
In 2001, he left the UPW, and moved on to sign a contract with the WWF (now WWE). Within the next 10 years after that, he would rise to stardom within the WWE, and become one of the most popular wrestlers of all time.
Meanwhile aside from being a wrestler, John Cena has also starred in several movies; a couple of which are mentioned below, acting with the likes of Mark Wahlberg, Bill Hader, Amy Schumer, and Will Ferrell.
John Cena Net Worth
John Cena is one of the richest wrestlers in the world, with an estimated net worth of $60 million in the year 2022. He is only behind Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson.
His earnings come from a variety of sources, which include movies, brand endorsements, and of course, his earnings through professional wrestling. He was the second highest-earning pro wrestler in WWE as early as 2018, just behind ‘The Beast’ Brock Lesnar.
|Net Worth:||$60 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Apr 23, 1977 (44 years old)|
|Height:||6 ft (1.85 m)|
|Profession:||Wrestler, Singer, Actor, Rapper, Musician, Bodybuilder|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
In 1999, Cena enrolled in Rick Bassman’s California-based Ultimate Pro-Wrestling (UPW) academy. He was the UPW Heavyweight Champion in April 2000.
Cena made his WWF debut in October 2000 in a SmackDown match that he lost. The WWF gave Cena another chance at a SmackDown taping in January 2001, this time Cena won and signed a developmental contract with the WWF. Cena was assigned to the Ohio Valley Wrestling division of the WWF.
In 2001, Cena tried out for the main WWF roster four times. This continued into 2002. He became a fan favorite for his rapping and trash-talking. In 2004, Cena won the WWE Championship.
Over the next 10 years, Cena became the face of WWE. As of this writing, Cena has closed out WWE’s franchise event WrestleMania a record five times. He is a 16-time world champion, five-time US champion, and four-time world tag team champion.
Cena has been named as the greatest professional wrestler of all time by peers Kurt Angle and John “Bradshaw” Layfield, as well as by veteran industry personality Paul Heyman.
Personal Life Story
John was married to Elizabeth Huberdeau from 2009 to 2012. Later that same year he began dating fellow WWE star Nikki Bella. He proposed to Nikki at WrestleMania 33 in 2017. Unfortunately, their relationship ended a year later, a month before their scheduled wedding.
Cena has said numerous times that he does not want to have children because he does not want to be an absentee parent while he is focused on his career and has undergone a vasectomy.
John Cena collects rare and custom-made cars. He owns over 20 cars — everything from a vintage Oldsmobile Cutlass Rallye 350 to a 2006 Rolls Royce Phantom.
Cena has granted over 500 wishes for children with life-threatening illnesses through the Make-A-Wish Foundation, the most in Make-A-Wish history.
From late 2011 until WrestleMania XXVIII, Cena wore a black “Rise Above Hate” T-shirt promoting WWE’s “Be a Star” anti-bullying campaign. In September and October 2012, Cena wore pink and black with the phrase “Rise Above Cancer” in partnership with Susan G. Komen for the Cure as part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
In November 2016, Cena appeared in a public service announcement, “We Are America,” sponsored by the Ad Council as part of its “Love Has No Labels” campaign.
•Professional wrestling debut (2002)
•First Championship win (Big Show, 2004)
•First WWE Championship match (2004)
•First WWE Championship win (Wrestlemania 21, 2005)
•World Heavyweight Champion (2009)
Some Of His Movies
•The Marine (2006)
•12 Rounds (2009)
•Daddy’s Home 2 (2017)
•Playing With Fire (2019)