Jonah Lomu was born in South Auckland May 12 1975 and his parents were Tongan. He went to tonga for five years to learn about his culture. Jonah Lomu got all the diseases when he was a young boy. When he was nine he was very big and he had to run behind the car when they went to church. Jonah got pulled him out of school and Jonah went to Wesly college in Pukekohe because he had no company and he had heaps of trouble. He ran a 100 metres in 10 .8 seconds. He weighed 116 kilograms and his height is 1.96 metres tall.When he was nineteen he got selected for the All Blacks to play against France. He played two games on the wing and he has especially bad memories from the second game in Auckland, when he missed vital tackles. It was a hard introduction to top rugby for Jonah, and he nearly turned to league. But then came the 1995 rugby world cup, and he was selected for the black jersey again. All Jonah wanted to do was put on the black jersey and show everyone that he could score tries and fiend.