Adam “Hangman” Page, real name Stevie Woltz, is a professional wrestler who is currently signed to All Elite Wrestling (AEW). Page is best known for his work with Ring of Honor Wrestling and New Japan Pro Wrestling. He is a former member of the Bullet Club and later became a part of The Elite faction. Page is also a former AEW World Champion.
Stevie Woltz known as "Hangman Page" was born on 27 July 1991 in the small community of Aaron Creek's in Halifax County, Virginia. He graduated from Halifax County High School in 2009. He is also a graduate of Virginia Tech where he earned a bachelor's degree in Communication. Woltz was also a high school teacher who teaches Journalism and Graphic Design. For five years, he wrestled and taught at the same time. Until becoming a full-time wrestler in 2016. Woltz was married to Amanda in 2016.
Professional Wrestling Career
Ring of Honor
Adam Page made his ROH debut in 2011 in a dark match. In 2013, Page participated in the ROH Top Prospect Tournament where he was defeated by Silas Young. During his initial years with ROH, Page faced the likes of Matt Hardy, Jimmy Jacobs, and for his first title match in ROH, Page was defeated by then-ROH World Television Champion, Matt Taven.
In 2015, Page, a member of The Decade faction, subsequently left the group and feuded with BJ Whitmer, turning face for the very first time. At ROH 14th Anniversary Show, Page was defeated by Whitmer.
On May 9, 2016, during the first night of the War of the Worlds tour, Page turned heel once again when he joined the Bullet Club by turning on Colt Cabana, The Briscoes, and The Motor City Machine Gun during a 10-man tag team match. Shortly afterward, Page was challenged for the ROH World Television Championship but was defeated by Bobby Fish. On April 1, 2017, Page teamed with the Guerrillas of Destiny and challenged The Briscoes and Bully Ray for the ROH World Six-Man Tag Team Championship but failed to win the titles.
On August 20, 2017, Page and fellow Bullet Club stablemates The Young Bucks (collectively known as The Hung Bucks) won the ROH World Six-Man Tag Team Championship defeating Dalton Castle and The Boys. This was also Page's first title win in ROH. Page and The Young Bucks' fellow Bullet Club stablemates Marty Scurll, Cody Rhodes, and Kenny Omega were also allowed to defend the ROH Six-Man Tag Team Championship under the "Bullet Club Rules" but only Page and The Young Bucks were recognized as champions. At ROH 16th Anniversary Show, Page and The Young Bucks lost the ROH World Six-Man Tag Team Champions to SoCal Uncensored (Christopher Daniels, Frankie Kazarian, and Scorpio Sky). At Supercard of Honor XII, Page lost to Kota Ibushi and began a feud with Punishment Martinez. At Best in the World 2018, Page lost to Punishment Martinez in an ROH World Television Championship match. Page wrestled his final match for ROH at Final Battle 2018 when he lost to Jeff Cobb in an ROH World TV Championship match. On December 15 ROH TV Tapings, The Elite departed from ROH.
New Japan Pro Wrestling
In June 2016, Adam "Hangman" Page made his debut for New Japan Pro Wrestling in a six-man tag team match where he teamed up with Bullet Club stablemates Yujiro Takahashi and Bad Luck Fale in a winning effort against Captain New Japan, Yoshi Tatsu, and Togi Makabe. In the G1 Climax 26 finals, Page and Takahashi unsuccessfully challenged The Briscoes for the IWGP Tag Team Championship. Page and Takahashi then entered the World Tag League 2016 where they finished second in A Block with a record of four wins and three losses, eventually failing to qualify for the finals. On July 1, 2017, Page entered the tournament to crown the first-ever IWGP United States Championship but was eliminated in the first round by Jay Lethal. On August 13, Page and fellow Bullet Club stablemate Cody Rhodes unsuccessfully challenged War Machine for the IWGP Tag Team Championship. On November 18, Page and Takahashi once entered the World Tag League 2017 and ended with 8 points.
At New Beginning in Sapporo, after Jay White defeated Kenny Omega to win the IWGP US Championship, Page went on to challenge White for the title but was interrupted by Omega. Shortly afterward, Omega was attacked by Cody and was joined by Page and Marty Scurll, only for Kota Ibushi to make the save for Omega. At Strong Style Evolved, Page unsuccessfully challenged White for the IWGP US Championship. Throughout the Bullet Club Civil War, Page was the only member fully supporting Cody and his regime to become the leader. At Wrestling Dontaku 2018, Page competed in his first NJPW main event when he faced and eventually lost to Kenny Omega. At Dominion 2018, the Bullet Club team of Page, Cody, and Scurll defeated the trio of Hiroshi Tanahashi, Jushin Liger, and Rey Mysterio. At the G1 Specials in San Francisco, Page and Scurll defeated Tanahashi and KUSHIDA. Later in the same night, the trio of Tama Tonga, Tanga Loa, and Haku attacked The Elite (Omega, Cody, Page, Scurll, The Young Bucks, Takahashi, and Chase Owens) as they declared themselves as The Firing Squad and the OG Bullet Club. Page then entered the G1 Climax 28 and finished with 6 points. Page made his last NJPW appearance at Wrestle Kingdom 13 pre-show where Page teamed with Scurll and Takahashi and failed to win the NEVER Openweight Six-Man Tag Team Championship.
Pro Wrestling Guerrilla
In April 2018, Page made his PWG debut and lost then PWG World Champion, Keith Lee.
At All In, Page defeated Joey Janela in a Chicago Street Fight.
All Elite Wrestling (AEW)
In January 2019, Page signed with AEW. At Double or Nothing, Page was scheduled to face PAC, however, the match was eventually canceled after PAC pulled out of the show due to reported "creative differences". As a result of this, PAC and Page faced Wrestle Gate Pro in a match that ended in disqualification with Page winning.
At AEW: Double or Nothing, Page won the Casino Battle Royal after he last eliminated MJF and earned a shot at the AEW World Championship. At AEW: Fyter Fest, Page defeated MJF, Jimmy Havoc, and Jungle Boy. At AEW: Fight for the Fallen, Page defeated Kip Sabian and was later attacked by Chris Jericho. At AEW: All Out, Page unsuccessfully challenged Chris Jericho for the inaugural AEW World Championship. Page was then attacked by Pact later that week. On November 9, at the Full Gear, he was victorious. Page then teamed up with Kenny Omega where the two fought against SoCal Uncensored on the January 22 episode of Dynamite to win the AEW Tag Team Championship. Marking the first title change in the brand. At Revolution Kenny Omega and Page successfully defended their titles against The Young Bucks.
Source - AEW
In September, Page was involved in an AEW World Championship tournament. Page defeated Colt Cabana in the first round. He also defeated Wardlow in the semi-finals. At the finals, he was defeated by Kenny Omega. In 2021, he began a feud with The Dark Order and they tried to recruit him into their group but Page denied their proposal. Later on, he went to defeat Matt Hardy at Revolution. On May 30, Double or Nothing Page defeated Brian Cage. At Road Rager, Page renewed his rivalry with Kenny Omega who was the AEW Champion. At Fight of Fallen Page teamed with Dark Order to face Omega and his Allies under one stipulation. If Page and Dark Order win the match they can compete in the Tag Team Championship match and also for the World Championship. But Page and his allies lost the match. He left the promotion for months. Page made his return at the Second Anniversary of Dynamite and won the seven-man Casino Ladder match to get a shot at the AEW World Heavyweight Championship. On November 13, Page defeated Kenny Omega to win become the New AEW World Heavyweight Championship.
Source - AEW
Hangman Page wins the AEW World Heavyweight Championship
Former #AEW World Champion #Hangman @theadampage wants an IWGP World Title shot at #ForbiddenDoor & TONIGHT on #AEWDynamite LIVE @ 8pm ET/7pm CT on @TBSNetwork, Hangman will reignite an old rivalry when he goes 1-on-1 with the former ROH World Television Champion @lastrealmanROH!