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Former WWE Star Chyna Found Dead Wednesday Night

Former WWE superstar Chyna, who called herself "The 9th Wonder of the World", was found dead Wednesday, according to her official Twitter account. Chyna, whose real name is Joanie Laurer, passed away at the age of 45 inside her home in Redondo Beach. While a cause of death has yet to be determined, police are investigating a "possible overdose."

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Chyna was one of the WWE's most influential stars of the 1990s before leaving the company in 2001. She later posed for Playboy and worked in the porn industry. She struggled with addiction much of her life, even appearing on Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew in 2008.

Our thoughts are with her family and friends during this tough time.

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">@ChynaJoanLaurer has passed. She was truly a pioneer in our industry, and she will be missed. #RIPChyna

— Stephanie McMahon (@StephMcMahon)

I just heard the tragic news that @ChynaJoanLaurer has passed. She was truly a pioneer in our industry, and she will be missed. #RIPChyna

— Stephanie McMahon (@StephMcMahon) April 21, 2016

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