- John Cena
- 13 total number
- United States ()
No other wrestler has won more World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) Championships than John Cena (USA), with 13 titles gained between 2005 and 2017. Cena won his latest title at the WWE Royal Rumble 2017 held at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas, USA, on 29 January 2017.
Cena has also won three World Heavyweight Championships, a separate tournament that ran between 2002 and 2013. This means he has won 16 WWE world titles overall – a record he tied with Ric Flair (USA, b. Richard Fliehr), who achieved 16 world titles between 1981 and 2000.
The next most successful wrestler specifically in terms of WWE World Championship wins is Triple H (b. Paul Michael Levesque, USA), who won nine times between 1999 and 2016.