At Springfield, Cena turned himself into a Division III All-American offensive lineman and team captain.
In 2000, the new college graduate left the Bay State despite his father's wishes, seeking a new life in California as a body builder.
He’s granted over 500 wishes for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Cena was born on April 23, 1977 with his umbilical cord wrapped around his neck three times.
John Cena, an American professional wrestler, rapper and actor, is arguably WWE's most successful superstar.
Check out this biography to know about his childhood, marriage, love life and fun facts about his life.
He and his four brothers grew up in West Newbury, MA.
He showed an early affinity towards weight lifting at age 12.
He played Division III football for Springfield College, but left the sport because he felt he was too small.
He rose to fame after beating JBL to win his first WWE Championship.
He went on to win 25 championships throughout his career to become one of the greatest WWE stars of all time.
After Nikki Bella's engagement with John Cena at Wrestlemania, fans harked back to the time before they were together, specifically when the former was with another World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) superstar, Dolph Ziggler.
Before she fell in love with the 16-time world champion, Bella dated Ziggler.