According to her official Twitter account, Chyna (real name Joanie Laurer) has passed away. She was 45. During her time with the WWE, she was first introduced as the bodyguard of Triple H, becoming the unofficial third member of D-Generation X in 1997. During her stint in the WWE she was a trailblazer, twice gracing the cover of Playboy while also becoming the first woman to hold the WWE Intercontinental Title.

Beyond her stints in the WWE, she performed all over the globe for various promotions such as TNA, NJPW & more. There has been no official cause of death determined and we will update the story more as it develops.