What was just announced today by WWE, The next inductee that will be going into the WWE Hall of Fame for 2017 will be none other than Diamond Dallas Page.
A man who has made a name for himself throughout all of the wrestling history from WCW throughout to the WWE.
Page became a three-time WCW World Heavyweight Champion, two-time WCW United States Heavyweight Champion, four-time WCW World Tag Team Champion and one-time WCW World Television Champion. He is the fourth WCW Triple Crown Champion, and the only United States Heavyweight Champion to defend the title in a pay-per-view main event, defeating Bret Hart at World War 3 1998.
After WCW was sold in 2001, Page signed with the WWF where he made his pay-per-view debut in the main event of July’s Invasion show, and went on to become a one-time WWF European Champion and one-time WWF World Tag Team Champion. Due to a series of injuries, he allowed his contract with the company to expire in 2002. He worked for TNA from 2004 to 2005, challenging for the NWA World Heavyweight Championship in the main event of Destination X 2005.
On February 20, 2017, WWE announced that Page would be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame as part of the class of 2017 which will air on March 31st.