[ ] Johnson/Atlas Title History
NWA Georgia Televison title (1975);
NWA (Mid Atlantic) world tag team titles w/ Mr. Wrestling II defeating Ole and Gene Anderson (August 1, 1977);
NWA Georgia tag team titles w/ Tommy Rich defeating The Executioner and Pak Song (November 1977);
NWA Georgia tag team titles w/ Mr. Wrestling II defeating Jacques Goulet and Ole Anderson (February 1978);
NWA Georgia tag team titles w/ Thunderbolt Patterson defeating Ivan Koloff and Ole Anderson (June 23, 1978);
NWA Mid Atlantic heavyweight title defeating Ken Patera (September 17, 1978);
NWA Georgia tag team titles w/ Kevin Sullivan defeating Alexi Smirnoff and Ivan Koloff (April 1980);
NWA Georgia heavyweight title defeating Dennis Condrey (October 24, 1980);
SCW (Southwest) Brass Knuckles title defeating Mongolian Stomper (September 3, 1982);
WWF world tag team titles w/ Rocky Johnson defeating Samoans (Afa and Sika) (November 15, 1983);
WCCW (World Class) Televison title defeating Crusher Yurkof (Bam Bam Bigelow) (December 1, 1986);
WWC North American tag team titles w/ Miguelito Perez defeating Bob Heffernan and Gran Mendoza (April 25, 1987);
WCWA (World Class) Texas tag team titles w/ Skip Young defeating Texas Red and Ted Arcidi [Tournament Final] (June 29, 1987);
NWA (World Class) Texas Brass Knuckles title defeating Abdullah the Butcher (August 1987);
ICW (New England) heavyweight title defeating Joe Savoldi (Febuary 11, 1989);
ICW (New England) heavyweight title defeating Vic Steamboat (April 19, 1991);
AWF (Puerto Rico) North American heavyweight title Awarded (May 1992);
CWA (New England) heavyweight title defeating Vic Steamboat (December 4, 1993);
EWA (Eastern Wrestling Alliance) heavyweight title defeating Rick Fuller (January 24, 1998);
NWA Tri State heavyweight title defeating J.W Idol (September 9, 2000);
Tony Atlas was a professional bodybuilder before getting into wrestling.
Tony Atlas is a former Mr. USA (body building champion).
National Wrestling Alliance:
World Wide Wrestling Federation:
August 9, 1980 – Showdown at Shae: Tony Atlas defeated WWE Intercontinental champion Ken Patera by count out.
September 22, 1980 – WWF/NWA Title Unification: Tony Atlas defeated Wild Samoan Sika.
1981: Tony Atlas pinned Hulk Hogan in a match that took place at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
~~~TV cameras showed Hogan’s foot was on the ropes during the count (Hogan assaulted the referee after the match!).
World Wrestling Federation:
Tony Atlas rejoined the WWF and formed a tag team with
Rocky Johnson. Tony Atlas and Rocky Johnson defeated the
Wild Samoans to win the WWWF world tag team titles. February 18, 1985 – The War To Settle The Score: Paul “Mr. Wonderful” Orndorff defeated Tony Atlas.
August 13, 1985 – Ohio State Fair Show: Tony Atlas defeated “Magnificent” Don Muraco.
October 3, 1985 – Saturday Night’s Main Event: King Kong Bundy and Big John Studd defeated Andre the Giant and Tony Atlas by disqualification.
April 7, 1986 – WrestleMania 2: Tony Atlas competed in a Invitational Battle Royal which was won by Andre The Giant.
World Class Championship Wrestling:
November 27, 1986 – World Class Championship Wrestling: Abdullah the Butcher defeated Tony Atlas by disqualification.
December 25, 1986 – World Class Championship Wrestling: Tony Atlas defeated Matt Borne.
1987: Tony Atlas teamed up with Skip Young to win the World Class Texas tag team titles.
August 1987 – WCCW: Tony Atlas defeated Abdullah the Butcher to win the WCCW Brass Knuckles Title.
September 7, 1987 – WCCW: Tony Atlas defeated Brian Adias to retain the WCCW Brass Knuckles Title.
Late 1987: Tony Atlas was stripped of the WCCW Brass Knuckles Title and the Title was retired.
World Wide Wrestling Federation – Saba Simba:
1990: Tony Atlas again wrestled in the WWF as Saba Simba, a less-than-memorable gimmick.
Late 1990: Tony Atlas won a battle royal and announced he would be wrestling under the ring name Saba Simba.
January 19, 1991 – Royal Rumble: Saba Simba entered the rumble at number 7 and was eliminated by Rick Martel.
Early 1991: WWF told Tony Atlas that his gimmick Saba Simba had become racist and that the company was getting in trouble.
~~~The WWF dropped the Saba Simba gimmick and as a result Tony Atlas left WWF to join
World Championship Wrestling.
World Championship Wrestling:
November 18, 1992 – WCW Clash: Ron Simmons and 2 Cold Scorpio defeated Tony Atlas, Barbarian and Cactus Jack (handicap match).
January 13, 1993 – WCW Clash of Champions #22: Vinnie Vegas defeated Tony Atlas in a arm wrestling match.
American Wrestling Federation:
Tony Atlas is a Certified Personal Trainer and trains at Fitness World in Lewiston, Maine.
July 17, 2004 – Iron Ring Wrestling: Mr. USA Tony Atlas defeated KC Thunder.
October 23, 2004 – Rice Pro Wrestling: Tony Atlas defeated Nikolai Volkoff by Disqualification.
July 17, 2005 – Iron Ring Wrestling: Tony Atlas vs Barbarian ended in a double count out.
October 2005: Tony Atlas, The Patriot, Ranger Ross and The Stro defeated Ivan Koloff and The Russian Army.
November 19, 2005 – CCW Tribute to Starrcade: Tony Atlas defeated Tracy Smothers.
March 27, 2006 – RAW: They announced that Tony Atlas would be inducted into the WWE HOF on April 1 in Chicago. April 1, 2006: “Mr. USA” Tony Atlas was officially inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame by S.D. Jones.
May 6, 2006 – New World Wrestling: Tony Atlas defeated Outpatient.
July 14, 2006 – Big Time Wrestling: Brutus Beefcake and Tony Atlas defeated The Brain Surgeons.
July 15, 2006 – 2CW: Zachary Springate III defeated Tony Atlas in a Flag match.
March 2, 2007 – Big Time Wrestling: Tony Atlas defeated The Russian Hammer w/ Johnny Fabulous.
March 17, 2007: Atlas Pro Wrestling: Tony Atlas, Christian Redinger and Sponge beat Tony Roy, Rush and Amanda Storm.
April 14, 2007 – Powerhouse Wrestling of New England: Don Vega beat Tony Atlas by Countout to retain the Powerhouse title
May 26, 2007 – Big Time Wrestling: Mr. T.A. w/ Johnny Fabulous defeated Tony Atlas by DQ in Bourne, Massachusetts.
June 24, 2007 – Pro Wrestling Syndicate: Rocky Johnson and Tony Atlas were there signing autographs.
September 8, 2007 – East Coast Championship Wrestling: Mike Edwards and Johnny Nash beat Big Rick Fuller and Tony Atlas
November 9, 2007 – National Wrestling Superstars: Tony Atlas canceled saying WWE booked him to teach this weekend at OVW.
December 31, 2007 – National Wrestling Superstars: Tony Atlas vs. King Kaluha ended in a No Contest. ~~~MAIN EVENT: “Mr. USA” Tony Atlas and Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka defeated Salvatore Sincere and King Kaluha.
January 4, 2008 – Top Rope Promotions: Brutus Beefcake and Tony Atlas defeated Jihad Islamabad and Furio Falcone.
April 11, 2008 – Legends Wrestling Alliance: Tony Atlas defeated ZS3 in Genesee, Michigan.
May 3, 2008 – Adirondack Pro Wrestling: “Mr. USA” Tony Atlas defeated APW Champion Shane Anderson by countout.
World Wrestling Entertainment (ECW) – Tony Atlas and Mark Henry:
July 8, 2008 – ECW on Sci Fi: Tony Atlas showed up backstage and was given the WWE Legend treatment by G.M. Theodore Long. ~~~ECW Champion Mark Henry vs. Tommy Dreamer w/ Colin Delaney was a No Contest (Tony Atlas was guest ring announcer).
~~~Tony Atlas (Tommy Dreamer’s mentor) turned heel and attacked Colin Delaney at ringside and distracted Tommy Dreamer.
July 15, 2008 – ECW on Sci Fi: Tazz interviewed ECW World champion Mark Henry and his new manager Tony Atlas in the ring. ~~~Mark Henry performed a feat of strenth by bending a frying pan with his bare hands – until Tommy Dreamer interrupted.
~~~Tommy Dreamer said it was impressive and he wanted to try. Dreamer failed but whacked Mark Henry with the frying pan!
July 20, 2008 – Great American Bash: Mark Henry defeated Tommy Dreamer w/ Colin Delaney to retain the ECW World title. ~~~Colin Delaney turned heel on Tommy Dreamer and helped Mark Henry win the match and retain the ECW championship.
July 22, 2008 – ECW on Sci Fi: Tommy Dreamer defeated Colin Delaney (Mark Henry and Tony Atlas abandoned Colin Delaney).
July 29, 2008 – ECW on Sci Fi: Matt Hardy defeated Colin Delaney (with Mark Henry and Tony Atlas watching from the stage).
August 5, 2008 – ECW on Sci-Fi: John Morrison and Mike Mizanin debuted the “Dirt Sheet,” making fun of Matt Hardy and Mark Henry. ~~~Miz and Morrison were confronted by Mark Henry, and then Matt Hardy. A fight broke out and Morrison accidentally hit Henry!
August 12, 2008 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Matt Hardy and Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas defeated John Morrison and Mike ‘the Miz’ Mizanin.
August 17, 2008 – SummerSlam: Matt Hardy defeated ECW World champion Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas by disqualification in 30-seconds. ~~~Mark Henry and Tony Atlas double-teamed Matt Hardy after the match until Matt’s brother, Jeff Hardy, came to the rescue!
August 19, 2008 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas defeated Matt Hardy in a rematch to retain the ECW World title:
August 22, 2008 – SmackDown: Takeshi Morishima w/ Tony Atlas defeated Jamie Noble in a dark match..
September 7, 2008 – Unforgiven: Matt Hardy won the ECW championship scramble to capture the ECW world title! ~~~Matt Hardy defeated Mark Henry (w/ Tony Atlas) and Fit Finlay (w/ Hornswoggle) and Chavo Guerrero and Mike Mizanin.
September 9, 2008 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Matt Hardy and Fit Finlay w/ Hornswoggle defeated Mike Knox and Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas.
September 16, 2008 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas defeated Fit Finlay w/ Hornswoggle in the main event.
October 5, 2008 – No Mercy: Matt Hardy defeated Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas to retain the ECW World title..
October 6, 2008 – RAW: Kane and Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas defeated Matt Hardy and Rey Mysterio in an Interpromotional match.
October 13, 2008 – RAW: Kane and Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas defeated Rey Mysterio and Matt Hardy in an Inter-promotional match.
November 4, 2008 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Fit Finlay w/ Hornswoggle defeated Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas in a #1 Contenders match.
November 11, 2008 – ECW on Sci-Fi: “The World’s Strongest Man” Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas defeated Oliver Biney in a squash.
November 25, 2008 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Fit Finlay w/ Hornswoggle vs. Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas ended in a No Contest.
December 2, 2008 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Mark Henry and Tony Atlas challenged Fit Finlay and Hornswoggle to a mixed tag team match.
December 9, 2008 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Mark Henry and Tony Atlas defeated Fit Finlay and Hornswoggle in a mixed tag team match.
December 14, 2008 – Armageddon: Fit Finlay w/ Hornswoggle defeated Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas in a Belfast Brawl.
December 16, 2008 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Mark Henry (w/ Tony Atlas) did a Holiday-themed poem threatening to “splatter” Hornswoggle.
December 30, 2008 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Mark Henry defeated ECW World champion Matt Hardy by DQ when Jack Swagger interfered!
January 6, 2009 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Matt Hardy defeated Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas to retain the ECW World title.
January 16, 2009 – SmackDown: Matt Hardy and Fit Finlay w/ Hornswoggle beat Jack Swagger and Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas.
January 20, 2009 – ECW on Sci-Fi: John Morrison beat The Miz and Fit Finlay and Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas in a 4-WAY.
January 27, 2009 – ECW on Sci-Fi: “The World’s Strongest Man” Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas defeated Tommy Dreamer.
February 17, 2009 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Christian and Fit Finlay w/ Hornswoggle defeated Jack Swagger and Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas.
February 24, 2009 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas defeated DJ Gabriel w/ Alicia Fox in a squash match.
March 31, 2009 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Kane and Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas defeated Christian and Fit Finlay w/ Hornswoggle.
April 5, 2009 – WrestleMania 25: C.M. Punk won the Money in the Bank Ladder Match (Hornswoggle and Tony Atlas got involved). ~~~C.M. Punk beat Kofi Kingston and Kane and Montel Vontavious Porter and Shelton Benjamin and Christian and Fit Finlay and Mark Henry
May 12, 2009 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas defeated Tommy Dreamer..
May 26, 2009 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Evan Bourne defeated “World’s Strongest Man” Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas by Countout.
June 2, 2009 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Evan Bourne defeated Mark Henry by disqualification after some botched interference by Tony Atlas.
June 9, 2009 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Evan Bourne defeated Tony Atlas (Mark Henry gave Bourne a post match beat-down).
June 16, 2009 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas defeated Evan Bourne followed by a post-match World’s Strongest Slam!
June 23, 2009 – ECW on Sci-Fi: Jack Swagger and Mark Henry w/ Tony Atlas defeated Tommy Dreamer and Christian.
World Wrestling Entertainment (ECW) – Tony Atlas on the Abraham Washington Show:
September 1, 2009 – ECW on Sy-Fy: Tony Atlas returned as the laughing sidekick on The Abraham Washington Show.
September 22, 2009 – ECW on Sy-Fy: Sheamus and Shelton Benjamin were guests on the Abraham Washington Show.
September 29, 2009 – ECW on Sy-Fy: John Morrison and Dolph Ziggler were guests on the Abraham Washington Show.
November 10, 2009 – ECW on Sy-Fy: Yoshi Tatsu was the guest on the Abraham Washington Show with Abe and Tony Atlas.
November 24, 2009 – ECW on Sy-Fy: Matt Hardy was the guest on the Abraham Washington Show with Abe and Tony Atlas.
December 14, 2009 – Slammy Awards: A.Washington, Tony Atlas and Big Dick Johnson presented for “OH MY Moment of the Year!”
December 15, 2009 – ECW on Sy-Fy: 2009 Diva of the Year Maria Kanellis was a special guest on the Abraham Washington Show.
January 19, 2010 – ECW on Sy-Fy: Santino Marella guest hosted the Abraham Washington Show with guest Vladimir Kozlov.
February 2, 2010 – ECW on Sy-Fy: Christian and Zack Ryder w/ Rosa were the special guests on the Abraham Washington Show.
February 16, 2010 – Final ECW: Abraham Washington w/ Tony Atlas hyped NXT and proclaimed that he was now a free agent! ~~~Abraham was interrupted by Shelton Benjamin, Vance Archer, Caylen Croft and Trent Barreta, and finally Vladimir Kozlov.
May 2, 2010: Tony Atlas (56) was let go as creative has had nothing for him since the demise of the Abraham Washington show.
July 9, 2010 – WWC: Chicano defeated Tony Atlas.
July 10, 2010 – WWC: Chris Joel defeated Tony Atlas.
July 11, 2010 – WWC: Black Pain defeated Tony Atlas.
September 25, 2010 – NWS: Tony Atlas defeated Hasheem Ali.
September 25, 2010 – NWS: Tony Atlas defeated Danny Inferno.
October 2, 2010 – PHW: Tony Atlas defeated Josef Von Schmidt by disqualification.
November 15, 2010 – Old School RAW: Tony Atlas was one of many old school wrestlers to appear on this special episode.
February 18, 2011 – TRP: Tony Atlas defeated Eric Alden.
February 19, 2011 – TRP: Tony Atlas defeated Big Daddy Bravo.
February 20, 2011 – TRP: Tony Atlas defeated TRP Interstate champion Guy Alexander by disqualification.
March 27, 2011 – BTW: Tony Atlas, The Rush and Jim Duggan defeated Antoine Roy, Benny Jux and Jimmy James.
May 1, 2011 – Wrestlefest: Tony Atlas, Shane Douglas and Dynamite Dean defeated Bill Collier, Bobby Shields and Sean Alexander.
May 21, 2011 – Big Time Wrestling: Kimo and Tony Atlas defeated Hopsing Lee and Chico Navarro.
August 12, 2011 – JCW: Tony Atlas was in the battle royal won by Zach Gowen.
August 19, 2011 – NWS: Danny Inferno defeated Tony Atlas.
August 20, 2011 – NWS: Tony Atlas defeated Danny Inferno.
September 30, 2011 – BTW: Tony Atlas and Jay Jaillet defeated Buck Nasty and Colossus.
November 18, 2011 – WLW: Tony Atlas defeated Billy Hills.
November 19, 2011 – WLW: Tony Atlas defeated Jason Jones by disqualification.
January 5, 2012 – PWE: Tony Atlas defeated Rick Daniels.
February 11, 2012 – NWA on Fire: Tony Atlas defeated The Giant Pharaoh by disqualification.
April 26, 2012 – PWE: Tony Atlas and The Professor defeated Kyle Huntley by count-out in a handicap match.
April 27, 2012 – BTW: Tony Atlas defeated The Rush.
June 29, 2012 – TRP: Tony Atlas defeated Abel James.
July 3, 2012 – PWE: Tony Atlas and Cousin Larry defeated The Professor and Sean Burke.
July 12, 2012 – PWE: Tony Atlas defeated Doink The Clown (Rick Daniels).
August 17, 2012 – TRP: Tony Atlas defeated Shane Alden.
August 30, 2012 – Tap Nelson Tribute Show: Tony Atlas defeated Jake Slater.
October 6, 2012 – BTW: Tony Atlas and Cousin Larry defeated Antoine Roy and Rush.
December 6, 2012 – PWE: Beau Douglas, Owen Brody and Pittbull Brando defeated Tony Atlas, Jimmy Capone and Roadblock.
February 23, 2013 – Indy Event in Maine, USA: Tony Atlas and Crash Landing defeated Gene Geroux and Roadblock.F
March 15, 2013 – BTW: Tony Atlas defeated Damien Darling.
March 24, 2013 – BTW: Tony Atlas, Rikishi and Cousin Larry defeated AJ Mitrano, Mr. TA and Antoine Roy.
May 17, 2013 – TRP: Tony Atlas defeated Craig Costa.
June 15, 2013 – PWE: Tony Atlas and SoSay defeated Robo De Luna and Melanie Cruise.
June 16, 2013 – PWE: Tony Atlas and Cousin Larry defeated Ashton Vuitton and Champ Matthews.
June 21, 2013 – TRP: Tony Atlas and Freightrain defeated Jake Manning and Mr. E.
July 2, 2013 – PWE: Tony Atlas defeated GA West.
September 28, 2013 – NECW: Tony Atlas and Slyck Wagner Brown defeated Genesis and Jeremy Prophet.