|Net Worth:||$55 Million|
|Born:||April 23, 1977|
|Country of Origin:||United States of America|
|Source of Wealth:||Professional Wrestler/Actor|
John Cena is an American professional wrestler, actor, and TV show host. He’s most notoriously known for wrestling in the WWE; a career that he’s has since 2001.
Other than the WWE, Cena has also starred in various films, including Trainwreck, Sisters, Daddy’s Home, and 12 Rounds.
In 2018, John Cena’s net worth is estimated to be $55 million, making him one of the richest wrestlers in the world, behind Dwayne Johnson, of course.
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.
Aside from being a wrestler, John Cena has also starred in several movies; a couple of which are mentioned below.
Here are some of the best highlights from John Cena’s career:
- Professional wrestling debut (2002)
- First Championship win (Big Show, 2004)
- First WWE Championship match (2004)
- First WWE Championship win (Wrestlemania 21, 2005)
- Stars in the film ‘The Marine’ (2006)
- Stars in the film ’12 Rounds’ (2009)
- World Heavyweight Champion (2009)
Favorite Quotes from John Cena
“When people show loyalty to you, you take care of those who are with you. It’s how it goes with everything. If you have a small circle of friends, and one of those friends doesn’t stay loyal to you, they don’t stay your friend for very long.” – John Cena
“Be loyal to those who are loyal to you. And respect everyone, even your enemies and competition.” – John Cena
“Amazingly enough, athletic achievement is one of those things that seems larger than life at points. I think we all look to sport for inspirations.” – John Cena
“People can say whatever they want about the sport of bodybuilding, but to get prepared to do a contest or even think about doing a contest, or even to get into decent shape, it requires a certain amount of discipline, and it comes from taking a new year’s resolution to a lifestyle.” – John Cena
John Cena Motivational Video
3 Keys to Success from John Cena
Being one of the most popular wrestlers of all time; not to mention one of the richest, we can all learn some great success lessons from John Cena.
Here are 3 keys to success from John Cena:
1. Use Social Media to Spread Your Message
I think Cena knows how to use social media to his advantage. He has millions of followers all over the world; and his audience is above the average of what you’d expect for similar public figures.
2. Innovation Equals Growth
Cena reached his level of fame for his wrestling skills, but he’s also invested himself into many other areas. Some of which are:
- TV Host
This has helped him to grow as an individual, and expand his success into new areas.
3. Invest in Your Image
Cena presents a certain image about him, which has made all the difference in coming so far in his career. He clearly works hard, in the gym, and in other areas that make up his overall image.
Cena is definitely one of the most popular wrestlers in the world. As it stands John Cena’s net worth is $55 million.