– “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan, “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, Mae Young and someone wearing an oversized hand costume (appearing as May’s “son”) made cameos during a backstage segment with WWE Divas Champion Layla and AJ Lee.
– Jim Ross made his return to WWE on RAW 1000 and joined Michael Cole and Jerry Lawler on commentary for the 6-man tag team match which featured World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus, Rey Mysterio and Sin Cara beating Chris Jericho, Dolph Ziggler and Alberto Del Rio.
– Charlie Sheen made an appearance on the 1000th Raw via Skype from Los Angeles. Sheen was originally scheduled to be the “social media ambassador” for the show, Sheen will check-in throughout the night via Skype after deleting his Twitter account. Sheen claimed to be watching the show live but the show doesn’t air on the west coast for another couple of hours.