Stephen Farrelly - Irish: Stíofán Ó Fearghaile

D.O.B: 28 January, 1978
Birthplace: Cabra, Dublin (Ireland)
Height: 6’4″
Weight: 267lbs
Trained By: Larry Sharpe, Jim Molineaux, Mark Starr, Irish Whip Wrestling
Twitter: @WWESheamus

Early Life

Stephen Farrelly was born in Cabra, Dublin, Ireland. He attended Scoil Caoimhin Primary and Coláiste Mhuire Secondary school and also a Gaelscoil, which allowed Farrelly to become fluent in the Irish language.

Until the age of thirteen, Farrelly sang in the Palestrina Choir and appeared on the Late Late Show and Live at Three.

He played Gaelic Football for Erin’s Isle and rugby for the National College of Ireland, where he earned a National Diploma.

Before pursuing a career in professional wrestling, Farrelly worked as an IT technician and occasionally as a bodyguard for Bono, Larry Mullen and Denise van Outen.

Professional Wrestling Career

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