John Felix Anthony CenaD.O.B: 23 April, 1977
Birthplace: West Newbury, Massachusetts
Trained By: OVW, Ultimate Pro Wrestling
Family Ties: John Cena Snr. (Father), Nikki Bella (Partner)
John Cena was born on April 23, 1977 in West Newbury, Massachusetts. He is the son of Carol Lupien and John Cena Snr. and the eldest of five brothers: Dan, Matt, Steve and Sean.
His grandfather, Tony Lupien was a professional baseball player, who played for the Boston Red Sox, Philadelphia Phillies and the Chicago White Sox.
Cena attended Central Catholic High School in Lawrence, Massachusetts before transferring to Cushing Academy, a private prep boarding school. Upon graduating from Cushing Academy, he attended Springfield College in Springfield, Massachusetts.
In college he was a NCAA Division III All-American center on the football team, his number was 54, which you can still find on some of his WWE merchandise.
After graduating from Springfield in 1998 with a degree in exercise physiology, he pursued a career in bodybuilding, and worked as a driver for a limousine company.
Professional Wrestling Career