John Felix Anthony Cena was born on April 23, 1977. He is an American actor, hip hop musician, and professional wrestler who is presently employed by World Wrestling Entertainment WWE on its Raw brand.
Cena was born in West Newbury, Massachusetts and is the second eldest of five brothers Dan, Matt, Steve and Sean. He graduated from Cushing Academy and then attended Springfield College in Springfield, Massachusetts. While in college he was a Division III All-American centre on the college football team. He wore the number 54, which may still be seen on some of his WWE merchandise. He went on to graduate from Springfield in 1998 with a bachelors in exercise physiology. Once he left college he pursued a career in bodybuilding and also had a job on the side as a chauffeur for a limousine company.