|R.I.P. Chyna Joanie Laurer found dead at age 45|
Chyna Joan Laurer was found dead on the morning of April 20, 2016 at her home in Redondo Beach, California at age 45. A possible overdose, she had been taking medication for anxiety and sleep deprivation.
The world lost a true pionner of the wrestling ring.
- First woman to be in the Royal Rumble (1999).
- Only woman to be a King Of The Ring participant (1999).
- Only woman to be Intercontinental Champion, not once but twice. (1999-2000)
- Ranked #106 in the yearly PWI 500 of the best (male) pro wrestlers in the world of the year 2000. She was age 30.