|Adam Rose Quick Info|
|Height||6 ft 1 in|
|Date of Birth||July 20, 1979|
Adam Rose is a South African former professional wrestler who began his career with the WWE in 2010. However, he retired from the WWE in 2019. With time, he has also amassed a huge fan base with more than 250k followers on Instagram and more than 200k followers on Twitter.
Raymond John Leppan
Adam Rose, Aldo Rose, Dameon Duke, Krugar, Leo Kruger, Z-Max
Johannesburg, South Africa
Lutz, Florida, United States
Adam dropped out of school.
He trained at Florida Championship Wrestling and also with Paul Lloyd Sr.
Former Professional Wrestler
- Siblings – Vemax Leppan (Brother)
6 ft 1 in or 185 cm
117 kg or 258 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Adam has dated –
- Cassandra Leppan (2010-Present) – They have 2 sons named, Maverick Leppan (b. October 18, 2011) and Levi Leppan (b. February 2014). His older son Maverick was diagnosed with omphalocele at birth and was taken into surgery immediately. By the time he was 3 years old, he had already had 4 operations in all and had to be fed through a tube that was attached to his stomach.
Race / Ethnicity
- Ties his hair into a ponytail
- Ruff and scraggly facial appearance
Adam Rose Facts
- He was 10 years old when he wanted to be a wrestler.
- At the age of 14, Rose dropped out of school and ran away from his home. For the next 2 years, he slept and lived at abandoned buildings and the streets.
- During his teenage years, he had turned to violence and alcohol. He once claimed that it was only his ambition to become a wrestler that aided him in choosing the right path.
- He once stated that he rejected his family despite them having called him back on more than one occasion. Eventually, he returned from Durban to his parent’s home in Johannesburg after his mother promised to enroll him into a wrestling school.
- He is a party organizer and also owns a party bus called “The Exotic Express”.
- Rose made his debut as a professional wrestler in 1995 and took up the ring name “Z-Max” from the character in The Karate Kid.
- In 2010, Adam broke his neck during a match with wrestler Bo Rotundo.
- Adam was suspended for 60 days after being found in violation of WWE’s Wellness Program for the second time.
- He was arrested on May 11, 2016, at Hillsborough County, Florida on the accounts of domestic violence and tampering with one of the witnesses. However, the charges were dropped later on.
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