- NWA (Amarillo) Western States Tag Team titles w/Ted DiBiase defeating Mr. Pogo & Mr. Sato (????, 1979);
- WWF Tag Team titles w/Ivan Putski defeating Jerry & Johnny Valiant (October 22, 1979);
- PWI (Pro-Wrestling Illustrated) Achievement Awards Tag Team of the Year w/Ivan Putski (1979);
- WWF Intercontinental Heavyweight title defeating Don Muraco (February 11, 1984);
- WWF Intercontinental Heavyweight title defeating Greg Valentine (July 6, 1985);
- WWF World Tag Team titles w/Rick Martel defeating Bret Hart & Jim Neidhart (October 27, 1987);
- WWF (World Wrestling Federation) King of the Ring 1989;
- ECW (Eastern Championship Wrestling) Heavyweight title defeating Don Muraco (August 8, 1993);
- IWCCW (New England) Heavyweight title defeating Greg Valentine (February 9, 1994);
- AWF (American Wrestling Federation) Heavyweight title defeating Bob Orton Jr. [Tournament] (November 29, 1994);
- AWF (American Wrestling Federation) Heavyweight title defeating Bob Orton Jr. (October 5, 1996);
- USAP (USA Pro) Heavyweight title defeating Bob Orton Jr. to become 1st champion (December 7, 1996);
- EWA (Empire Wrestling Alliance) Heavyweight title defeating ????? (June 2, 2000);
- IWA Heavyweight title defeating Greg “The Hammer” Valentine (August 27, 2005);
- IAW Television title defeating Andy Chene (July 8, 2006);
- Renegade Wrestling Alliance title ();
- NSWA (Michigan) Heavyweight title ();
In The Beginning:
- Tito Santana is a former pro football player with the Kansas City Chiefs (NFL) and BC Lions (CFL)..
- Tito Santana began his wrestling career in Texas..
- Tito Santana once wrestled as “Richard Blood”, which is Ricky Steamboat’s REAL name..
- Tito Santana moved to the AWA after a few years and received several AWA World title shots against Nick Bockwinkel..
- February 15, 1979 – NWA: Tito Santana & Ted DiBiase beat Akio Sato & Mr. Pogo for the NWA Western States Tag Team titles..
World Wide Wrestling Federation:
- Tito Santana jumped to Vince McMahon Sr‘s northeast World Wide Wrestling Federation promotion..
- October 22, 1979 – MSG: Tito Santana & Ivan Putski defeated Jimmy & Jerry Valiant for the WWWF Tag Team titles..
- January 1, 1980 WWF Wrestling: Hulk Hogan defeated Tito Santana.
- April 12, 1980: The Wild Samoans dethrone Tito Santana & Ivan Putski for the Tag Team titles..
AWA & Georgia:
- Tito Santana returned to the AWA to re-persue his quest to win the AWA World title..
- Tito Santana also had a brief run in the Georgia territory..
World Wrestling Federation:
- Late 1983: Tito Santana signed a WWF contract with Vince McMahon Jr. as the WWF were preparing to go national..
- January 21, 1984: WWF Champion The Iron Sheik vs. Tito Santana ended in a Double Disqualification..
- February 11, 1984: Tito Santana defeated “Magnificent” Don Muraco to win the Intercontinental title!
- July 23, 1984 MSG – The Brawl to End it All: Tito Santana defeated “Cowboy” Bob Orton to retain..
- Tito Santana and Greg Valentine become involved in an historic feud over the Intercontinental title..
- September 24, 1984: Greg Valentine defeated Tito Santana to win the WWF Intercontinental title..
- WrestleMania I: Tito Santana defeated the Executioner (Buddy Rose) in the first match of Wrestlemania history!
- July 7 1985: Tito Santana defeated Greg Valentine in a classic Steel Cage match to recapture the IC title!
- ~~~After the match, Greg Valentine damaged the Intercontinental belt by smashing it against the cage..
- ~~~This was to allow the WWF to create a new IC championship belt which was around for 13 years!
- July 8, 1985 – King of the Ring: Tito Santana defeated Terry Funk in the 1st Round of the Tournament..
- ~~~Tito Santana defeated Jim Brunzel (2nd Round) | The Iron Sheik defeated Tito Santana in the Finals..
- October 31, 1985 – Saturday Night Main Event: “Macho Man” Randy Savage defeated Tito Santana by Countout..
- November 7, 1985 – Wrestling Classic: Tito Santana defeated “Magnificent” Don Muraco..
- February 8, 1986 – Boston Garden: Randy Savage defeated Tito Santana to win the IC title by using brass knux!
- WrestleMania II: Terry & Hoss (Dory) Funk defeated Junk Yard Dog & Tito Santana in a tag team match..
- February 21, 1987 – Saturday Night Main Event: The Hart Foundation defeated Tito Santana & Dan Spivey to retain..
- WrestleMania III: The Hart Foundation & “Dangerous” Danny Davis defeated The British Bulldogs & Tito Santana..
- August 28, 1987 – Paul Boesch Retirement Show: Tito Santana & Mil Mascaras defeated Demolition..
- September 4, 1987 – King of the Ring: Danny Davis defeated Tito Santana in the 1st Round of the Tournament..
World Wrestling Federation – Strike Force:
- Tito Santana joined forced with Rick Martel (abandoned by Tom Zenk) to form the team known as Strike Force..
- October 27, 1987 – Superstars of Wrestling: Strike Force defeated The Hart Foundation to win the WWF Tag Team titles!
- Survivor Series 1987: Strike Force led a 10-man team to defeat a team captained by the Hart Foundation..
- ~~~Team Strike Force: Strike Force, the Bulldogs, the Killer Bees, the Young Stallions, and the Rougeaus Bros..
- ~~~Team Hart Foundation: The Hart Foundation, Demolition, the Islanders, the Dream Team, and the Bolsheviks..
- ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~The Killer Bees & The Young Stallions were the survivors of the elimination match..
- December 7, 1987 – Saturday Night Main Event: Strike Force defeated the Bolsheviks to retain the WWF Tag Team titles..
- Royal Rumble 1988: Tito Santana drew number 2 in the first ever Royal Rumble (Bret Hart drew number 1)..
- February 5, 1988 – The Main Event: Strike Force defeated the Hart Foundation to retain the WWF Tag Team titles..
- WrestleMania IV: Demolition (Ax & Smash) defeated Strike Force to win the WWF Tag Team titles..
World Wrestling Federation – Tito Santana:
- Tito Santana resumed his solo career after Rick Martel was injured after an attack from Demolition..
- Survivor Series 1988: The Heenan Family w/Bobby Heenan defeated a team if babyface wrestlers..
- ~~~The Good Guys = Tito Santana & Jake Roberts & Hacksaw Jim Duggan & Ken Patera & Scott Casey..
- ~~~The Heenan Family = Andre The Giant & Dino Bravo & Rick Rude & Mr. Perfect & Harley Race..
- December 7, 1988 – Saturday Night Main Event: Tito Santana defeated the Red Rooster (Terry Taylor)..
- Royal Rumble 1989: Tito Santana entered the Royal Rumble at #12..
- WrestleMania V: Tully Blanchard & Arn Anderson defeated Strike Force (reunion) when Rick Martel walked out on Tito Santana!
World Wrestling Federation – Tito Santana vs. Rick Martel:
- Rick Martel became known as “the Model” and took Slick on as his manager and began feuding with Tito Santana..
- SummerSlam 1989: Rick Martel & The Fabulous Rougeau Brothers defeated Tito Santana & The Rockers in a six man tag..
- October 14, 1989 – King of the Ring: Tito Santana defeated Bad New Brown in the 1st Round of the Tournament..
- ~~~Tito defeated Warlord (2nd Round) | Tito defeated Akeem (3rd Round) | Tito defeated Rick Martel in the Finals!..
- Survivor Series 1989: The Dream Team defeated The Enforcers in an Elimination Match..
- ~~~The Dream Team = Dusty Rhodes & Tito Santana & The Red Rooster & Brutus Beefcake..
- ~~~The Enforcers = The Big Bossman & Rick Martel & Bad News Brown & The Honky Tonk Man..
- Royal Rumble 1990: Tito Santana entered the Royal Rumble at #23..
- WrestleMania VI: The Barbarian defeated Tito Santana..
- April 23, 1990 – Superstars of Wrestling: Mr. Perfect defeated Tito Santana in a tournament final to win the IC title..
- July 16, 1990 – Saturday Night Main Event: Mr. Perfect defeated Tito Santana to retain the WWF Intercontinental title..
- SummerSlam 1990: The Warlord defeated Tito Santana..
- October 30, 1990 – The Main Event: Rick Martel defeated Tito Santana..
- Survivor Series 1990: The Alliance defeated The Mercenaries in an Elimination match..
- ~~~The Alliance = Nikolai Volkoff & Tito Santana & The Bushwhackers (Luke & Butch)..
- ~~~The Mercenaries = Sgt. Slaughter & Boris Zhukov & The Orient Express (Kato & Tanaka)..
- ~~~~~~~~~~Tito Santana was the sole survivor and advanced to the final survivors match..
- ~~~Tito Santana/Ultimate Warrior/Hulk Hogan defeated DiBiase/Martel/Warlord/Roma/Hercules..
- ~~~Tito Santana eliminated Warlord within 28 seconds buts was later eliminated himself..
- Royal Rumble 1991: Tito Santana entered the Royal Rumble at #11..
- WrestleMania VII: The Mountie (Jacques Rougeau) defeated Tito Santana..
- April 15, 1991 – Saturday Night Main Event: The Mountie defeated Tito Santana..
World Wrestling Federation – El Matador:
- 1991: Tito Santana adopted the gimmick “El Matador,” a mexican bull fighter through a series of vignettes..
- September 30, 1991–WWF Superstars Taping: “El Matador” Tito Santana (“El Matador” debut) defeated Bob Bradley.
- October 1, 1991–WWF Superstars: “El Matador” Tito Santana defeated Pat Tanaka of the Orient Express.
- October 3, 1991 – WWF at Royal Albert Hall: Ric Flair defeated Tito Santana (Tito competed in a Battle Royal later)..
- October 5, 1991 WWF Superstars: “El Matador” Tito Santana defeated The Undertaker w/Paul Bearer.
- October 21, 1991 WWF Superstars: “El Matador” Tito Santana defeated The Barbarian.
- October 28, 1991 WWF Superstars: “El Matador” Tito Santana defeated Hercules.
- November 11, 1991 WWF Superstars: Ted DiBiase w/Sensational Serri defeated Virgil to win the Million Dollar Title..
- ~~~After the match; The Million Dollar Man Ted Dibiase attacked Virgil until “El Matador” Tito Santana made the save..
- Survivor Series 1991: Jim Duggan’s Team defeated Hercules’ Team in a clean sweap..
- ~~~Jim Duggan’s Team = Jim Duggan & Sgt. Slaughter & El Matador & Kerry von Erich..
- ~~~Hercules’ Team = Hercules & Col. Mustafa (Iron Sheik) & The Berzerker & Skinner..
- December 3, 1991 – Tuesday Night In Texas: Ted DiBiase & Repo Man defeated Tito Santana & Virgil..
- Royal Rumble 1992: “El Matador” Tito Santana entered the Royal Rumble at #7..
- WrestleMania VIII: Shawn Michaels defeated Tito Santana in the opening match..
Eastern Championship Wrestling & The WWF:
- ECW August 8, 1992: Tito Santana defeated Don Muraco for the ECW Heavyweight title..
- SummerSlam 1992: Papa Shango defeated Tito Santana in a non-televised dark match..
- ECW September 9, 1992: Shane Douglas wins the ECW title by forfeit when Tito Santana fails to defend..
- Royal Rumble 1993: Tito Santana entered the Royal Rumble at #25..
- WrestleMania IX: Tito Santana defeated Papa Shango in a non-televised dark match..
- April 25, 1993 – European Rampage: Doink defeated Tito Santana..
- Tito Santana’s WWF wrestling career comes to an end..
The Indies, and Starting the American Wrestling Federation:
- Tito Santana appeared on the independent circuit with such promotions as:
- ~~~Extreme Canadian Championship Wrestling, the Renegade Wrestling Alliance and the United States Wrestling Federation..
- 1996: Tito Santana opened the American Wrestling Federation and signed many former WWF & WCW Wrestlers..
- 1996: Tito Santana won the AWF World title, lost it to Bob Orton, but won it back in the rematch..
- 1997: Tito Santana returned to the WWF and joined the Spanish Announcing Team..
- January 10, 2000 – WCW Monday Nitro: Tito Santana makes a one-time appearance in WCW defeating Jeff Jarrett in a Dungeon Match!
- Tito Santana now owns a hair salon in Roxbury, New Jersey and is also a Physical Education & Spanish Teacher..
- November 8, 2003–Virginia Championship Wrestling: Tito Santana (at the age of 50) defeated Wallace Stillhammer..
- ~~~Tito Santana was then honored in a special ceremony which included Nickolai Volkoff, Ivan Koloff and Larry Zbyszko..
- March 12, 2004–East Coast Pro Wrestling: Tito Santana defeated The Executioner (not Buddy Rose)..
WWE Hall of Fame:
- March 13, 2004 – WWE: Tito Santana is inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame during a ceremony in New York City!
- March 14, 2004 – Wrestlemania XX: Tito Santana is honored with all the other Hall of Fame inductees during the Pay Per View..
2005: Independent Wrestling (National Wrestling Superstars):
- April 23, 2005–National Wrestling Superstars: Tito Santana defeated Sal Sincere..
- May 14, 2005–National Wrestling Superstars: Tito Santana defeated Kevin Knight in Bloomfield, New Jersey..
- July 16, 2005–National Wrestling Superstars: Tito Santana defeated Kevin Knight in Allentown, Pennsylvania..
- August 27, 2005–WrestleReunion: Tito Santana defeated Greg Valentine to win the IWA title…
- September 10, 2005–Wrestle Reunion: Greg Valentine beat Tito Santana to win the IWA title when Jimmy Hart threw in Brass Knux..
- November 11, 2005–Ted DiBiase’s Power Wrestling Alliance: Tito Santana & Jim Duggan beat Greg Valentine & Brutus Beefcake..
2006: Independent Wrestling (National Wrestling Superstars):
- January 13, 2006–ECWA: Tito Santana defeated Arch Kincaid…..
- February 25, 2006–IWF: Tito Santana & Fred Sampson & Dan McGuire defeated Kevin Knight & Shawn Donovan & Travis Blake..
- April 22, 2006–New York Wrestling Connection: Spyder & Tito Santana defeated Stockade & King Kong Bundy..
- April 29, 2006–Connecticut Championship Wrestling: Tito Santana defeated Romeo Roselli w/Talia Doll..
- May 13, 2006–National Wrestling Superstars: Tito Santana defeated Hasheem Ali..
- May 20, 2006–National Wrestling Superstars: Tito Santana defeated Simon Diamond. ..
- June 10, 2006–Southern Championship Wrestling: Tito Santana beat Greg “The Hammer” Valentine…
- July 8, 2006–IAW Clash at the Cove 8: Tito Santana defeated Andy Chene to win the IAW Television title..
- July 27, 2006–Legends of Wrestling: Tito Santana defeated Brutus “The Barber” Beefcake w/Jim Chadwick..
- August 9, 2006–National Wrestling Superstars: Jay Santana & Tito Santana defeated Corvis Fear & Jo-Jo…
- September 10, 2006–Maryland Championship Wrestling: The Slackers & Tito Santana beat Phat Blues Security & Buck
- September 24, 2006–Pro Wrestling Xtreme: Tito Santana defeated Jessy Jones by Submission..
- September 29, 2006–Top Rope Promotions: Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka vs Tito Santana ended in a No Contest….
- September 30, 2006–National Wrestling Superstars: Tito Santana defeated King Kaluha..
- October 7, 2006–WCWA: Tito Santana w/Tammy Sytch vs Greg “The Hammer” Valentine ended in a Double Countout..
- October 13, 2006–NWS: Tito Santana defeated “Mr. Motion” Shane Taylor w/King Boy Du I Stinq..
- October 14, 2006–National Wrestling Superstars: Tito Santana defeated Johnny Candido…..
- November 4, 2006–NCW: Tito Santana defeated Sal Sincere (Tom Brandi) in York, Pennsylvania..
- November 11, 2006–All Out Mayhem Wrestling: Tito Santana defeated Palmer Canon in Machias, Maine..
- December 1, 2006–NWS: Tito Santana & Jay Santana defeated The Baghdad Bullies (TNT & Saddam Insane) ..
- December 8, 2006–Great Lakes Championship Wrestling: Tito Santana & El Vato beat Angel Armani & Scorpion
- December 9, 2006–Great Lakes Championship Wrestling: Tito Santana & El Vato beat Matt Longtime & Mason Quinn
2007: Independent Wrestling (National Wrestling Superstars):
- March 24, 2007–Int’l Wrestling Cartel: Tito Santana w/Ivan Putski defeated Greg “Hammer” Valentine w/Larry Sweeney..
- April 14, 2007–National Wrestling Superstars: Tito Santana defeated Kevin Matthews
- May 27, 2007–Bad News Allen Tribute Show: Tito Santana vs. Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart ended in a Double Countout
- July 14, 2007–The League (debut show): Tito Santana defeated Greg “The Hammer” Valentine in London, Ontario..
- August 18, 2007–National Wrestling Superstars: Tito Santana defeated Danny Demanto (w/King Ran-sid Akhbar Idu Stinq)…
- August 18, 2007–IWF: Tito Santana & Tony Torres & Kevin Knight defeated Franciz & Travis Blake & Aaron Stride
- August 19, 2007–IWF: Tito Santana & Biggie Biggs & Antonio Rivera beat Justin Corino & Frank Scoleri & Bryan Harley
- September 30, 2007–East Coast Pro Wrestling: Tito Santana defeated Robert Roode in Sydney, Nova Scotia.
2008: Independent Wrestling (National Wrestling Superstars):
- March 14, 2008–Top Rope Promotions: Johnny Angel & Tito Santana defeated The Stroke (Gregory Edwards & Ryan Waters)..
- August 1, 2008–National Wrestling Superstars: Tito Santana defeated Danny Demanto..
- August 3, 2008–XICW: Tito Santana defeated Eddie Venom by Disqualification in Detroit, Michigan…
- November 7, 2008–USWF: Tito Santana defeated Danny Davis in Malden Massachusetts..
- November 8, 2008–BTW: Tito Santana & Doink defeated The Brain Surgeons in Webster, Massachusetts..
- November 14, 2008–BTW: Tito Santana vs Rasche “Skullkrusher” Brown in Waukesha, Wisconsin…
- January 24, 2009–ECPW: Tito Santana defeated Kodiak Bear in Brooklyn, New York..
- November 14, 2009 National Wrestling Superstars: “El Matador” Tito Santana w/guest manager The Bernardsville Hardware Hunk defeated “Dastardly” Danny Doring w/King Ran-sid Akhbar Idu Stinq & bodyguard Kevin Matthews by submission.
- December 12, 2009–National Wrestling Superstars: “El Matador” Tito Santana defeated Kevin Matthews
- September 25, 2010–International Wrestling Cartel: Tito Santana defeated Bubba the Bulldog..
- December 11, 2010–In Your Face Wrestling: Tito Santana & Vigo defeated Pierre Vachon & Maxx Burton in Sarasota Springs, New York..
- January 29, 2011–Pro Wrestling Guerrilla: Tito Santana participated in a Legends Wrestle-Royale in Los Angeles, California..