John Cena - Pro Wrestler Profile

On this page, you find the full wrestling profile of John Cena, with his Career History, real name, age, height and weight, the Promotions he worked for, all the Face/Heel turns, the Championship Titles he won, his Finishers, Theme Songs, Tag Teams and Stables, his appearance changes through the years, and more.

John Felix Anthony Cena Jr. was born in West Newbury, Massachusetts on April 23, 1977, and he is currently 46 years old.

He is currently a Ambassador, Part Time Wrestler and Actor, working for WWE, under the ring name of John Cena.

Profile Info

  • Gender Male
  • Real Name John Felix Anthony Cena Jr.
  • Ring Names
    • John Cena ( June 27, 2002 - Present)
    • The Prototype ( November 5, 1999 - June 26, 2002)
  • Born April 23, 1977 (age 46)
  • Nationality Nationality: United StatesUnited States
  • Birth Place West Newbury, Massachusetts
  • Billed From
    • West Newbury, Massachusetts
  • Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
  • Weight
    • 251 lbs (114 kg) ( October 6, 2011 - Present)
    • 240 lbs (109 kg) ( June 27, 2002 - October 5, 2011)
  • Nicknames The Cenation Leader; The Face That Runs the Place; The Champ; The Doctor of Thuganomics; The Greatest of All Time

Career History

  • Roles
    • Ambassador ( June 2, 2022 - Present)
    • Part Time Wrestler ( September 24, 2017 - Present)
    • Actor ( October 13, 2006 - Present)
    • Wrestler ( November 5, 1999 - September 23, 2017)
    • Musician ( January 13, 2004 - August 8, 2005)
  • Promotions / Brands
    Promotionfromto
    Promotion World Wrestling EntertainmentWWE November 5, 2023 Present
    Promotion World Wrestling EntertainmentWWEBrand SmackDown September 1, 2023 November 4, 2023
    Promotion World Wrestling EntertainmentWWE April 2, 2023 August 31, 2023
    Promotion World Wrestling EntertainmentWWEBrand Raw March 6, 2023 April 1, 2023
    Promotion World Wrestling EntertainmentWWE December 31, 2022 March 5, 2023
    Promotion World Wrestling EntertainmentWWEBrand SmackDown December 16, 2022 December 30, 2022
    Promotion World Wrestling EntertainmentWWE August 22, 2021 December 15, 2022
    Promotion World Wrestling EntertainmentWWEBrand SmackDown July 18, 2021 August 21, 2021
    Promotion World Wrestling EntertainmentWWE June 14, 2017 July 17, 2021
    Promotion World Wrestling EntertainmentWWEBrand SmackDown July 19, 2016 June 13, 2017
    Promotion World Wrestling EntertainmentWWE August 29, 2011 July 18, 2016
    Promotion World Wrestling EntertainmentWWEBrand Raw June 6, 2005 August 28, 2011
    Promotion World Wrestling EntertainmentWWEBrand SmackDown June 27, 2002 June 5, 2005
    Promotion Ohio Valley WrestlingOVW June 27, 2001 November 6, 2002
  • Face / Heel Turns
    Alignmentfromto
    Face October 19, 2003 Present
    Heel October 10, 2002 October 18, 2003
    Face November 5, 1999 October 9, 2002
  • Wrestling Card Position
    StatusDetailsfromto
    Inactive November 5, 2023 Present
    Mid Card December 30, 2022 November 4, 2023
    Inactive September 11, 2021 December 29, 2022
    Mid Card July 18, 2021 September 10, 2021
    Inactive April 6, 2020 July 17, 2021
    Mid Card February 28, 2020 April 5, 2020
    Inactive April 8, 2019 February 27, 2020
    Mid Card February 21, 2017 April 7, 2019
    Upper Card May 30, 2016 February 20, 2017
    Injured Shoulder injury January 7, 2016 May 29, 2016
    Upper Card October 27, 2013 January 6, 2016
    Injured Torn tricep August 19, 2013 October 26, 2013
    Upper Card January 27, 2008 August 18, 2013
    Injured Torn pectoral muscle October 2, 2007 January 26, 2008
    Upper Card January 30, 2005 October 1, 2007
    Mid Card April 3, 2003 January 29, 2005
    Low Card June 27, 2002 April 2, 2003
  • Images
    Sep 2023
    Sep 2023
    Jun 2022
    Jun 2022
    Jul 2021
    Jul 2021
    Nov 2017
    Nov 2017
    Jan 2017
    Jan 2017
    Apr 2016
    Apr 2016
    Apr 2015
    Apr 2015
    Sep 2014
    Sep 2014
    Jan 2014
    Jan 2014
    Aug 2013
    Aug 2013
    Apr 2013
    Apr 2013
    Nov 2012
    Nov 2012
    Apr 2012
    Apr 2012
    Oct 2011
    Oct 2011
    Apr 2011
    Apr 2011
    Aug 2010
    Aug 2010
    Nov 2009
    Nov 2009
    Jan 2008
    Jan 2008
    Apr 2005
    Apr 2005
    Nov 2004
    Nov 2004
    Oct 2002
    Oct 2002
    Jun 2002
    Jun 2002
    Nov 1999
    Nov 1999

  • Finishers
    • Attitude Adjustment / F-U - Standing Fireman's Carry into a Kneeling Takeover ( October 31, 2002 - Present)
    • STF / STFU - Stepover Toehold Facelock ( November 27, 2005 - Present)
    • Shǎndiàn Quántóu / Lightning Fist - Back Fist ( October 6, 2018 - December 30, 2022)
    • Protobomb - Spin Out Powerbomb ( November 5, 1999 - June 26, 2002)
  • Theme Songs
    • Theme Song "The Time Is Now" by John Cena & Tha Trademarc - Single ( March 17, 2005 - Present)
    • Theme Song "Basic Thuganomics" by John Cena - Single ( March 27, 2003 - March 10, 2005)
    • Theme Song "Insert Bass Here" by DJ Case - Single ( November 14, 2002 - February 13, 2003)
    • Theme Song "Slam Smack" by Ross Hardy - Single ( June 27, 2002 - November 7, 2002)

Titles & Accomplishments

  • Titles Won

    World Wrestling Entertainment

    • 13 WWE/WWE World Heavyweight Championship
    • 3 World Heavyweight Championship
    • 5 WWE United States Championship
    • 2 WWE Tag Team Championship (1 with The Miz, 1 with David Otunga)
    • 2 World Tag Team Championship (1 with Shawn Michaels, 1 with Batista)

    Ohio Valley Wrestling

    • 1 OVW Heavyweight Championship
    • 1 OVW Southern Tag Team Championship (with Rico Constantino)

    Ultimate Pro Wrestling

    • 1 UPW Heavyweight Championship
  • Other Accomplishments
    • WWE Royal Rumble Winner (2008, 2013)
    • WWE Mr. Money In The Bank (WWE Championship) (2012)
    • WWE Slammy Award - Superstar of the Year (2009, 2010, 2012)
    • WWE Slammy Award - Match of the Year (2013 - vs. The Rock at WrestleMania 29; 2014 - Team Cena vs. Team Authority, Traditional Elimination Match at Survivor Series)
    • WWE Slammy Award - Holy $#!+ Move of the Year (2010 - Attitude Adjustment to Batista through the stage)
    • WWE Slammy Award - Game Changer of the Year (2011 - with The Rock)
    • WWE Slammy Award - Kiss of the Year (2012 - with AJ Lee)
    • WWE Slammy Award - Insult of the Year (2012 - to Dolph Ziggler and Vickie Guerrero)
    • WWE Slammy Award - "The Hero in All of Us" Award (2015)
    • 1° in the PWI 500 (2006, 2007, 2013)
    • PWI Most Popular Wrestler of the Decade (2000s, 2010s)
    • PWI Wrestler of the Year (2006, 2007)
    • PWI Match of the Year (2006 - vs. Shawn Michaels at RAW of the 23/04; 2013 - vs. Daniel Bryan at SummerSlam; 2014 - vs. Bray Wyatt at Payback; 2016 - vs. AJ Styles at SummerSlam)
    • PWI Feud of the Year (2006 - vs. Edge; 2011 - vs. CM Punk)
    • PWI Most Popular Wrestler of the Year (2004, 2005, 2007, 2012)
    • PWI Most Improved Wrestler of the Year (2003)
    • WON Best Box Office Draw (2007)
    • Wrestling Observer Newsletter Hall of Fame induction (class of 2012)
    • WON Wrestler of the Year (2007, 2010)
    • WON Most Charismatic of the Decade (2000–2009)
    • WON Most Charismatic (2006–2010)
    • WON Feud of the Year (2011 - vs. CM Punk)
    • WON Match of the Year (2011 - vs. CM Punk at WWE Money in the Bank)
    • WON Best Gimmick (2003)
    • WON Best on Interviews (2007)
    • Sports Illustrated Muhammad Ali Legacy Award (2018)
    • The Baltimore Sun's Best Feud of the Decade (2010 - vs. Edge)
    • The Baltimore Sun's Wrestler of the Year (2007, 2010)
    • The Baltimore Sun's Match of the Year (2007 - vs. Shawn Michaels, on Raw 04/23)
    • The Baltimore Sun's Feud of the Year (2010 - vs. The Nexus)
    • Rolling Stone's WWE Match of the Year (2015 - vs. Kevin Owens at Money in the Bank)
    • Rolling Stone's Best Storyline (2015 - vs. Kevin Owens)
    • Rolling Stone's Best Promos (2015 - tied with Kevin Owens)
    • Guinness World Record - Most wins of the WWE Championships (13 title victories)
    • Springfield College Athletic Hall of Fame induction (class of 2015)
    • Make-A-Wish Foundation Chris Greicius Celebrity Award
    • Make-A-Wish Foundation Special Recognition Award (for being the first to grant 300 wishes)
    • Sports Social TV Entertainer of the Year (2014)
    • Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Grand Marshal (2014)
    • USO Legacy of Achievement Award (2016)

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