Michael Shawn Hickenbottom (born May 31, 1966), better known by the ring name Shawn Michaels, is an American television presenter, actor, and retired professional wrestler, he has been given the nickname of "The Heartbreak Kid" (sometimes referred to as HBK). He used to performs on the Raw brand of World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). Michaels retired from wrestling after a loss to The Undertaker. He is a 2011 inductee in to the WWE Hall of Fame.
|Born||May 31, 1966|
Chandler, Arizona, U.S.
|Lives in||San Antonio, Texas|
|Professional wrestling career|
|Ring name(s)||Shawn Michaels|
The Heartbreak Kid
|Billed height||185 cm|
|Billed from||San Antonio, Texas|
|Trained by||Jose Lothario|
|Debut||July 7 1988|
- Michaels, Shawn.Heartbreak & Triumph: The Shawn Michaels Story (p.12)
- "WWE SmackDown! Shut Your Mouth FAQ - IGN FAQs". IGN.com. Archived from the original on 2007-10-12. Retrieved 2007-08-03.
- "Superstars > Raw > Shawn Michaels > Bio". WWE.com. Retrieved 2007-07-10.
- Michaels, Shawn.Heartbreak & Triumph: The Shawn Michaels Story (p.57)
- "Phenom spells 18 and woe for HBK". Retrieved 2010-04-02.