December 27, 1969 - April 17, 2016 / Capricorn / Age 46
Chyna was an American professional wrestler and bodybuilder, adult model, television personality, and pornographic actress. She was born on December 27, 1969 in Rochester, New York, United States. Her birth name is Joanie Marie Laurer. She is sometimes credited as Joanie Laurer.
Chyna 's measurements are 41-31-35, she has enhanced breasts.
Chyna was a featured Playboy model in November 2000.
Chyna first rose to prominence in the World Wrestling Federation (WWF, now WWE) in 1997, where she was billed as "The Ninth Wonder of the World". She held the WWF Intercontinental Championship (the only female performer to do so) twice and the WWF Women's Championship once.
Chyna modeled nude for Playboy in the November 2000 issue. In 2002, following her departure from the WWF, she appeared in a second nude pictorial. She also filmed a Playboy adult documentary "Joanie Laurer Nude: Wrestling Superstar to Warrior Princess", which followed her on the set.
In 2004 Chyna and Sean Waltman made the sex tape "1 Night in China", which won a 2006 AVN Award for Best-Selling Title. She starred in a further five pornographic titles, including AVN's 2012 Best Celebrity Sex Tape "Backdoor to Chyna". In one of her final YouTube videos before her death, she said that she'd had no ambitions to go into porn, but was "making lemonade out of lemons" after the video of her and X-Pac was released "without her permission".
On April 20, 2016, Chyna was found dead at her home in Redondo Beach, CA. A report of her autopsy was released in December 2016 which determined that she died on April 17 of an overdose of alcohol, combined with drugs.