Shawn Michaels is an American professional wrestling champion. His real name is Michael Shawn Hickenbottom. He is prominent as one of the greatest performers in the history of professional wrestling. He has signed a contract with WWE, where he serves as the Senior Vice President of Talent Development Creative. He manages the creative aspects of the NXT brand.
Shawn Michael’s career spanned more than thirty years, during which he captivated audiences with his unmatched athleticism, in-ring charisma, and storytelling abilities.
Shawn Michael age
Shawn Michael was born on July 22, 1965 in Chandler, Arizona, United States. He grew up in a military family and spent some time in the English town of Reading, Berkshire. He attended Randolph High School where he was a linebacker.
Why did Shawn Michael retired?
After more than three decades of a successful career, Shawn Michael retired in 2010. His retirement is motivated by family considerations. He has become a family man, married with two children.
He wanted to spend his time with his family and be more involved in their lives. Another reason why he retired is due to the fact that he is aging. His body has undergone numerous beatings and injuries over the years and it is only prudent for him to retire.