WWE Superstar and former member of the Shield
NWA (National Wrestling Alliance) Florida Television title defeating Don Muraco (August 1981)
April 5, 1981–Championship Wrestling from Florida: El Gran Apollo wins Battle Royal in Jacksonville, Florida..
November 26, 1981–Georgia Championship Wrestling: Kevin Sullivan & Wayne Ferris defeated El Gran Apollo & Steve O. in Atlanta, Georgia..
May 29, 1984–Mid-Atlantic Championship Wrestling: Les Thornton defeated El Gran Apollo by countout to retain the NWA World Junior Heavyweight Championship in East Rutherford, New Jersey.