November 13, 2021 - Present
Hangman Adam Page captured the AEW World title on November 13, 2021 at the annual AEW Full Gear Pay-Per-View in Minneapolis, MN at the Target Center. Adam Page defeated Kenny Omega in the main event using the Buck Shot Lariat for the pinfall victory and had ended Omega’s 346 day reign.
December 2, 2020 - November 13, 2021
Kenny Omega captured the AEW World title on December 2, 2020 on a special edition of AEW Dynamite: Winter Is Coming in Jacksonville, FL at Daily’s Place. Kenny Omega had ended Jon Moxley’s 277 day reign by defeating him in the main event using the one-winged angel for the pinfall victory.
February 29, 2020 - December 2, 2020
Jon Moxley won the AEW World Championship on February 29, 2020 at the inaugural AEW Revolution PPV in Chicago, IL at the Wintrust Arena. Jon Moxley defeated Chris Jericho in the main event of AEW Revolution by hitting the Paradigm Shift for the pinfall victory.
August 31, 2019 - February 29, 2020
Chris Jericho became the inaugural champion in Chicago, IL on August 31, 2019 at the AEW All Out pay-per-view event. Jericho defeated Adam Page in the main event to become the company’s inaugural world champion.