Wrestler, entertainer Chyna is dead at 46  Wrestler, entertainer Chyna is dead at 46  Wrestler, entertainer Chyna is dead at 46 

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Wrestler, entertainer Chyna is dead at 46
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Wrestler, entertainer Chyna is dead at 46
Joan Laurer, the ground breaking female wrestler known as Chyna, has died.

Police in Redondo Beach, California confirm that Laurer, 46, was found dead in her apartment on Wednesday. Police say they were notified by a friend who went to check on her and found Laurer unresponsive. The cause of death is under investigation, but police say there are no signs of foul play.

“It is with deep sadness to inform you that we lost a true icon, a real life superhero. Joanie Laurer aka Chyna, the 9th wonder of the world, has passed away,” said a post on her website.
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After graduating from the University of Tampa, Chyna started training in the world of professional wrestling and in 1996 she was named the “Rookie of the Year for the Women’s Championship,” according to her website. She wrestled in the Royal Rumble and King of Ring tournaments and became the only undefeated Women’s Champion in WWF (World Wrestling Federation) history.

“Thoughts and prayers go out to Chyna’s family. She was always cool with me. #Rip9thWonder,” wrote wrestler James Storm on Twitter.

Chyna also appeared in TV, magazines, music videos and in adult films. Her 2001 autobiography is titled “If They Only Knew” and calls her “part feminist, part superhero, Chyna blazed a trail where no woman had gone before.”

(CNN)

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