In 2010, Shawn Michaels retired from the WWE after a successful run of over 20 years in the ring. A native of San Antonio, Texas, Shawn officially became a part of the WWF (now the WWE) in 1988.
A 10-time winner of Pro Wrestling Illustrated's Match of the Year Award, Michaels has been blessed enough to be the WWE World Champion, World Heavyweight Champion, Royal Rumble winner (twice), Intercontinental Champion and World Tag Team Champion along with many other noteworthy accolades. He also a compiled list of memorable nicknames that fans across the world associate with his career in the WWE, including: The Heartbreak Kid, The Showstopper, The Headliner, The Main Event, The Icon and Mr. Wrestlemania.
In addition to his wrestling career, Shawn continues his work in the area of Christian ministry, working with various churches, charities and organizations that allow opportunity for the spreading and advancement of the gospel. In retirement Shawn has turned his focus toward spending more time with his wife and kids, while still finding time for the occasional hunting trip. Shawn lives in San Antonio with his wife, Rebecca, and their two children, Cameron and Cheyenne.