#RIPChyna – WWE female legend passes away aged 45

Photo Credit: Chyna official Twitter account

WWE Queen, Chyna has passed away after she was found dead, aged 45, at her home in Los Angeles.

The cause of death is still under investigation but as of now, it’s suspected to be from drug overdose.

According to reports, Chyna – whose real name was Joanie Laurer – was struggling with addiction. She had been taking medication for anxiety and sleep deprivation.

A statement that was posted on her official website read: “It is with deep sadness we inform you today that we lost a true icon, a real life superhero. She will live forever in the memories of her millions of fans and all of us that loved her.”

Chyna will always be remembered as the person who teamed up with Triple H to become one of the original members of Degeneration X. She has a few accolades to her name, one of it being the first women to participate in the Royal Rumble.


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