|Born||in Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Birth Name||Shawn Peter Raul Mendes|
|Height||6′ 1″ (1.85 m)|
Shawn Peter Raul Mendes was born on August 8, 1998, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, to real estate agent Karen (Rayment) and businessman Manuel Mendes. His father is of Portuguese ancestry (from Lagos), while his mother is of English ancestry (with deep roots in Dorset).
Aaliyah is his sister. Shawn grew up in Pickering, Ontario, Canada.