John Cena does not belong to any particular world. He had not restricted his strength in the domain of wrestling rather had spread out to gain popularity as a rapper. The cinematography had always preferred the vigor for their robust presentation and Cena was an obvious choice for them. Through the time the eminent personality has proved his supreme eligibility in wrestling, rap and acting.

Cena has earned freely with his both hand from WWE, movies and television shows. With extreme determination and dedicated endurance for the game he had reached this height from where he remembers his past struggle and practice sessions. It is quite evident that to no one’s surprise this terrific celebrity has earned enormous fame and money as well. His whopping net worth of $57 million dollars is a mark of esteem reverence that the world has for this personality.

Early life

John Cena was born as John Felix Anthony Cena on 23rd April, 1977 in West Newbury, Massachusetts, and United States of America. He was born to French-Canadian descent mother Carol Lupien and Italian descent father John Cena. It is evident that Cena was born to a family of mixed culture. His maternal grandfather Tony Lupien has earned enough fame as a baseball player during his days.

Among the five brothers Cena is the second eldest. At his birth his neck was wrapped by the umbilical cord which is considered very dangerous for any new born. To everyone’s surprise the child fought the battle at his birth well and blessed with the life of immense power and strength which he proved later in course of his various achievements.

From the early childhood days Cena has a tremendous interest in sports along with his studies. When he was just a boy of 12 years for the weightlifting bench he requested Santa and got that. Completing his education in the school Cena applied in 60 colleges. For admission he was enlisted in 58 of them but he had chosen Springfield College, Massachusetts. From this Springfield College Cena completed graduation and got the degree in Human Anatomy and Exercise Physiology.  After clearing his schooling education during his college days Cena was known to be football player. Alongside his football aspiration he had also started bodybuilding.

It can be reminded that Cena was very fond of weightlifting from his tender age. For the record it can mentioned that in his college days Cena was a firm aspirant of American Football but the idea failed s his interest shifted to his strength and power. Later he has totally shifted away from the football to wrestling but still he remembers his football days. This is reflected from his merchandise which is often marked by 54 which is the same number of his jersey that he used to wore when he playing for his college team.

After he shifted to bodybuilding within a very short span of time he improved upon quite well and started competing in various tournaments. In many such competitions he won by the excellent muscular presentation of his body. It can be stated that perhaps his initial earning from any job has been his engagement as a driver for the limousine car.


In 1999-2000 Cena began the journey in the wrestling world. He got into the UPW or Ultimate Pro Wrestling. He proved his eligibility by winning the Ultimate Pro Wrestling Championship. Cena wrestling career got the real thrust when he signed with World Wrestling Federation or WWF in 2001. He made his debut appearance on the WWF on 27th June 2002. It was quite phenomenal for the wrestler to open their career by losing and Cena was no exception to this rule as he lost to Kurt Angle. He does not lose hope and learnt the spirit of the game from his initial defeat. He started rigorous practice to improve upon his technique and dominance.

In 2004 in one the Big Show he became the winner in United States Championship. Soon, he lost the championship but without much delay recovered the Championship title. His status started to grow tall as a celebrity. But again he lost the regained title to Carlito. During this period one of Carlito’s bodyguard stabbed Cena and very marginally he avoided a serious injury but still had to remain away from wrestling for some time.

The seasons of year 2005 and year 2006 does not went well for Cena as he got into some disputes with John Layfield, Chris Jericho, and Eric Bischoff. He also entangled in yet another disagreement with Umaga and Edge. But it has always been observed that in severe arguments people end up in close relationship with one another. Same thing happened with Cena. During this time his relation with Carlito improved as they and Jeff Hardy joined hands to prove their supremacy over Randy Orton, Johnny Nitro, and Edge.

Cena was to start afresh which he did in 2007. For Cena 2007 came with immense opportunity as he had to wrestle against the renowned Britney Spears’ ex and Kevin Federline. Umega gave assistance to Kevin and eventually Cena lost the encounter. The same night Cena hit back at the backstage by severely slamming Kevin. The year of 2007 was very special to Cena as he got the title of the first player ever to defeat Samoan Bulldozer and Umega.

In the same year Cena came victorious with Michael in the encounter in which along these two Shaun got into the Chain Gang Soldier against Randy Orton and Edge. Later in October because of an injury he lost WWE Championship match. In an encounter with Kennedy Cena in the process of executing hip toss he tore Pectoral muscle of Kennedy. Match was finished as scripted and arranged but on the following morning on checkup it was seen that the major muscle in the pectoral of Cena has been completely torn apart from the bones. Treatment requires a long time for complete recovery. Chief Executive of WWE Vince McMahon lost hope on Cena and asked him to leave the title ending his tenure.

In 2008 after recovering from the injury make a pseudo return to the ring in January in the match of Royal Rumble. He won the encounter and got back to his ruling position with the deserving title of WrestleMania. After this he faced JBL as his opponent and won the match on the Judgment Day. He maintained his supremacy in the First Blood encounter in the One Night Stand. Cena failed to retain his winning run against JBL as he was defeated at the City Parking Lot Brawl of New York. In August, Cena again met an injury in the neck and required a surgery. Rey Mysterio replaces him. Dr. Joseph Maroon made successive operation on his neck to heal the herniated disk.

While sitting back Cena definitely exhilarates to remember his various championships wins. He had won World Tag Team Championship and WWE US Championship. He had also proved his enormous supremacy by winning the Royal Rumble matches twice, once in 2008 and again in 2013. In 2012 he was also praised by the money in the bank. To sum up on his most successful and privileged career in wrestling he had bagged 12 world titles. Twice he had won the World Heavyweight Championship and had been 10 times champion in the WWE Championship. Quite amazingly he retained the longest status of a winner in the history of WWE Championship. After Bruno Sammartino, Hulk Hogan and Bob Backlund he also holds the record of forth highest in the combined number of days in WWE World Heavyweight Championship.

Cena has not only earned fame by entering the ring of wrestling but he had also got some reputation by entering the floors of production sets of movies. In 2006 he appeared in a WWE production movie titled as ‘The Marine’ in which he played the lead role of John Triton. Though the movie has some drawbacks, the fans of Cena queued up to watch their hero on the big screen. Before this in 2000 Cena had made his debut appearance in the world of cinema through his appearance in the movie ‘Ready to Rumble’. Apart from these two movies he was seen in 2009 in the ’12 Rounds’. In 2010 ‘Legendary’ was released and in next year his fans cheered at his ‘The ReUnion’, and in 2014, ‘Scobydo Wrestle Mania Mystery’. In 2015 he came up with “TrainWreck”, “Sisters”, “The Flinstones and WWE: Stone Age Smackdown” and “Daddy’s Hom”.

Cena has also made an entry in the music world by releasing his debut rap album “You Can’t See Me”. On the US billboard for 200 Chart, it got the #15 rank. The Trademarc took the responsibility of recording the album. The song “The Time Is Now” and few singles of Cena got a high appreciation from his fans. The famous band Estoric contributed in one song and the famous Bumpy Knuckles got in with Cena for some song. He had also performed in BBC’s Top of the Pops.

He had also made several appearances on the television. He appeared on Late Night with Canon O’Brien, MADtv, Fuse’s Celebrity Playlist, G4’s Training Camp, Fox Sports Net’s The Best Damn Sports Show Period, Punk’d of MTV.

Personal life

Cena is engaged to Nikki Bella. He lives with Nikki in a big palatial house which covers the area of 13,153 sq. ft. in Land O’ Lakes at Florida. The house gives a wide entrance to the guests and takes the gentlemen to the cigar room where Cena enjoys with his guests. Nikki is very special in Cena’s life and he always wanted to make his wife happy. He has constructed a massive closet in the house for his beloved Nikki. Basically the closet covers the entire room to keep the attires and shoes of Nikki. Quite obviously this part of the house is the favorite part for Nikki.

Along with this his house also has a big pool and most comfortable guest room. Cena’s wealth is further exclaimed through his huge collection of most luxurious cars. To name few he possess Dodge Hemi Chrger, AMC AMX, Dodge Daytona, COPO Chevrolet Camaro, Potiac GT Judge, Plymouth Superbird, Dudge Viper 2006 Ford GT, Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Incenator and some more. So to conclude we can note that Cena has a great fascination for his wealth which he declares through various luxuries of life. Among list of his best friends John Hennigan, Randy Orton, Batista, Carlito the Hardy brothers requires mentioning.

Quick summary:

Full Name: John Felix Anthony Cena

Date of Birth: 23rd April, 1977

Birth Place: West Newbury, Massachusetts, United States of America

Age: 41 Years Old

Profession: Wrestler, Rapper, Actor and Television Personality

Height: 6 Feet 1 Inches

Weight: 240 Pounds

Net worth: $57 Million Dollars