Chyna

chyna

[Chyna GALLERY]

[Original DX] [New DX] [The Corporation]

Chyna commenting on RAW 1000 DX reunion here!

Title History

  • IWF (International Wrestling Federation) women’s title defeating Violet Flame (September 28, 1996);
  • WWF (World Wrestling Federation) Intercontinental title defeating Jeff Jarrett (October 17, 1999);
  • WWF (World Wrestling Federation) women’s title defeating “Right To Censor” Ivory (April 1, 2001);

Career Highlights

In The Beginning:

  • Joanie Laurer left home at age 16 and went to Spain under a United Nations scholarship.
  • 1987: Joanie Laurer graduated from high school in Spain.
  • 1992: Joanie Laurer graduated from the University of Tampa with a double major in Spanish Literature.
  • Joanie Laurer joined the Peace Corps and was assigned to Costa Rica to teach literacy.
  • ~~~After college, Joanie Laurer began entering fitness competitions.
  • September 14, 1996: Joanie Laurer competed in the New York City regional of the Fitness America Pageant.

Getting into the Business:

  • September 28, 1996: Joanie Lee defeated Violet Flame for the IWF (International Wrestling Federation) Women’s title.
  • 1996: Joanie Laurer was named the PGWA (Professional Girls Wrestling Association) rookie of the year.

World Wrestling Federation:

  • February 1997 – RAW: Joanie Laurer debuted in the WWF attacking Marlena (Terri) from her seat in the front row!
  • February 1997: It was soon apparent that Laurer (not given a name yet) was working for Hunter Heurst Helmsley.
  • ~~~Joanie Laurer was given the name “Chyna” and she became the beefy valet/bodyguard of Hunter Hearst Helmsley.
  • March 15, 1997 – Shotgun Saturday Night: Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) defeated Bob Holly.
  • March 17, 1997 – RAW: Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) defeats Flash Funk.
  • March 23, 1997 – WrestleMania: Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) defeated Goldust (w/Marlena).
  • March 24, 1997 – RAW: Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) defeats Bart Gunn.
  • March 31, 1997 – RAW: Goldust defeated Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) by disqualification.
  • April 14, 1997 – RAW: Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) defeated Jesse Jammes.
  • April 21, 1997 – RAW: WWE champion The Undertaker defeated Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) by disqualification to retain the title.
  • April 28, 1997 – RAW: Goldust (w/Marlena) defeated Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) by count-out.
  • May 11, 1997 – In Your House 15 – A Cold Day in Hell: Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) defeated Flash Funk.
  • May 12, 1997 – RAW: Ahmed Johnson defeated Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) by disqualification in the 1st round of the King of the Ring tournament.
  • May 19, 1997 – RAW: Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) defeated Crush (w/Clarence Mason and Savio Vega) in the 1st round of the King of the Ring tournament.
  • May 26, 1997 – RAW: Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) defeated Rockabilly (w/The Honky Tonk Man).
  • June 2, 1997 – RAW: Goldust (w/Marlena) defeated Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna).
  • June 7, 1997 – Shotgun Saturday Night: Ahmed Johnson and Mankind defeated Hunter Hearst Helmsley and Jerry Lawler (w/Chyna).
  • June 8, 1997 – King of the Ring: Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) defeated Ahmed Johnson in the semi-finals. Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) defeated Mankind to win the King of the Ring tournament.
  • June 16, 1997 – RAW: Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) defeated Phineas I. Godwinn.
  • June 23, 1997 – RAW: Intercontinental champion Owen Hart (w/Brian Pillman) defeated Goldust (w/Marlena) and Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) in a 3-way match to retain the title.
  • June 30, 1997 – RAW: Ken Shamrock defeated Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna).
  • July 6, 1997 – In Your House 16 – Canadian Stampede: Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) vs. Mankind ended in a double count-out.
  • July 28, 1997 – RAW: Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) vs. Vader ended in a no contest.
  • August 3, 1997 – SummerSlam: Mankind defeats Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) in a steel cage match.
  • August 4, 1997 – RAW: Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) vs. Vader (w/Paul Bearer) ended in a no contest.
  • August 18, 1997 – RAW: Mankind and The Undertaker defeated Shawn Michaels and Triple H (w/Chyna and Rick Rude) by disqualification.
  • September 5, 1997 – Friday Night Main Event: The Undertaker defeated Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/Chyna) by disqualification.
  • September 8, 1997 – RAW: Triple H (w/Chyna and Shawn Michaels) defeated Savio Vega, The Patriot in a 3-way match.
  • September 20, 1997 – One Night Only: Triple H (w/Chyna) defeated Dude Love.
  • September 22, 1997 – RAW: Cactus Jack defeated Triple H (w/Chyna) in a falls count anywhere match.
  • September 29, 1997 – RAW: The Undertaker defeated Triple H (w/Chyna and Shawn Michaels) by disqualification.
  • October 6, 1997 – RAW: Triple H (w/Chyna) defeated European champion Bret Hart by count-out. Bret Hart retains.
  • October 13, 1997 – RAW: European champion Shawn Michaels (w/Chyna, Rick Rude and Triple H) defeated Flash Funk to retain the title. Ahmed Johnson vs. Triple H (w/Chyna and Shawn Michaels) ended in a no contest.
  • October 27, 1997 – RAW: Triple H (w/Chyna and Shawn Michaels) defeated Goldust (w/Marlena).
  • November 10, 1997 – RAW: Ken Shamrock vs. Triple H (w/Chyna and Shawn Michaels) ended in a no contest.
  • December 1, 1997 – RAW: Triple H (w/Chyna) defeated Jim Neidhart.
  • December 7, 1997 – In Your House 17 – D-Generation X: Triple H (w/Chyna) defeated Sgt. Slaughter.
  • December 15, 1997 – RAW: The Legion Of Doom (Road Warrior Animal and Road Warrior Hawk) defeated D-Generation X (Shawn Michaels and Triple H) (w/Chyna) by disqualification.
  • December 22, 1997 – RAW: Triple H (w/Chyna) defeated Shawn Michaels to win the European title.
  • Chyna and Triple H joined forces with Shawn Michaels and Rick Rude to form a faction known as Degeneration X.
  • February 15, 1998 – No Way Out: Cactus Jack, Chainsaw Charlie, Owen Hart and Steve Austin defeated Savio Vega, The New Age Outlaws (Billy Gunn and The Road Dogg) and Triple H (w/Chyna). Steve Austin gave Chyna one of his patented Stone Cold Stunner.
  • March 9, 1998 – RAW: Savio Vega vs. Triple H (w/Chyna) ended in a no contest.
  • March 16, 1998 – RAW: Triple H (w/Chyna) defeated Owen Hart to win the European title.
  • March 29, 1998 – WrestleMania: European champion Triple H (w/Chyna) defeated Owen Hart to retain the title. Steve Austin defeated Shawn Michaels (w/Chyna and Triple H) to win the WWE title.
  • April 6, 1998 – RAW: D-Generation X (The New Age Outlaws (Billy Gunn and The Road Dogg) and Triple H) (w/Chyna and X-Pac) defeated The Disciples Of Apocalypse (8-Ball, Chainz and Skull).
  • April 20, 1998 – RAW: D-Generation X (Billy Gunn, The Road Dogg and Triple H) (w/Chyna and X-Pac) defeated LOD 2000 (Road Warrior Animal and Road Warrior Hawk) and Owen Hart (w/Sunny).
  • April 26, 1998 – In Your House 21 – Unforgiven: European champion Triple H defeated Owen Hart to retain. Chyna was in a cage at ring side.
  • May 4, 1998 – RAW: D-Generation X (Billy Gunn, The Road Dogg, Triple H and X-Pac) (w/Chyna) defeated The Disciples Of Apocalypse (8-Ball and Skull) and LOD 2000 (Road Warrior Animal and Road Warrior Hawk) (w/Sunny) by count-out.
  • June 1, 1998 – RAW: The Nation (D-Lo Brown, Owen Hart and The Rock) (w/Kama Mustafa and Mark Henry) defeated D-Generation X (Billy Gunn, The Road Dogg and Triple H) (w/Chyna and X-Pac) in a tag team elimination match.
  • June 29, 1998 – RAW: Ken Shamrock defeated Owen Hart and Triple H (w/Chyna) in a 3-way match.
  • July 13, 1998 – RAW: D-Generation X (Triple H and X-Pac) (w/Chyna) defeated The Nation (Owen Hart and The Rock).
  • July 20, 1998 – RAW: D-Lo Brown (w/The Rock) defeated Triple H (w/Chyna) to win the European title.
  • July 26, 1998 – In Your House 23 – Fully Loaded: European champion D-Lo Brown (w/The Godfather) defeated X-Pac (w/Chyna) to retain the title. WWE Intercontinental champion The Rock (w/D-Lo Brown, Mark Henry and The Godfather) vs. Triple H (w/Billy Gunn, Chyna, The Road Dogg and X-Pac) ended in a 30 minutes time limit draw to retain the title.
  • August 3, 1998 – RAW: Triple H (w/Chyna) defeated X-Pac to become #1 contender for the Intercontinental title.
  • August 30, 1998 – SummerSlam: Triple H (w/Chyna) defeated The Rock (w/Mark Henry) in a ladder match to win the Intercontinental title.
  • September 12, 1998 – RAW Saturday Night: D-Generation X (Billy Gunn, The Road Dogg, Triple H and X-Pac) (w/Chyna) defeated Kai En Tai (Dick Togo, Mens Teioh, Sho Funaki and Taka Michinoku) (w/Yamaguchi-San).
  • September 14, 1998 – RAW: Intercontinental champion Triple H (w/Chyna and X-Pac) defeated Owen Hart (w/Mark Henry) to retain the title.

World Wrestling Federation – Chyna and Mark Henry:

  • Chyna got involved in a love angle when “Sexual Chocolate” Mark Henry developed a crush on her.
  • Chyna brought her friend “Sammi” in for a threesome with Mark Henry, who freaked out when he discovered Sammi was a MAN!
  • September 14, 1998 – RAW: Mark Henry defeated Chyna and X-Pac in a handicap match.
  • December 6, 1998 – Capital Carnage: Triple H (w/Chyna) defeated Jeff Jarrett (w/Debra).
  • December 7, 1998 – RAW: Ken Shamrock and The Big Bossman defeated D-Generation X (Triple H and X-Pac) (w/Chyna) by disqualification.
  • December 13, 1998 – HEAT: Triple H (w/Billy Gunn, Chyna and The Road Dogg) defeated Droz (w/Animal).
  • December 14, 1998 – RAW: WWE champion The Rock (w/Shawn Michaels) defeated Triple H (w/Chyna) to retain the title.
  • January 4, 1999 – RAW: Triple H (w/Chyna) defeated Mankind.

World Wrestling Federation – The Corporation:

  • January 11, 1999 – RAW: Chyna won a “Corporate Royal Rumble”. Triple H (w/Chyna) defeated Edge.
  • January 18, 1999 – RAW: Chyna defeated Gerald Brisco and Pat Patterson in a handicap match.
  • January 24, 1999 – Royal Rumble: Chyna turned on Triple H, joining Mr. McMahon’s Corporation in the process. Chyna was in the Royal Rumble match won by Mr. McMahon.
  • January 25, 1999 – RAW: Billy Gunn (w/Chyna and Triple H) defeated Goldust. WWE champion The Rock defeated Triple H (w/Chyna) in a I Quit match to retain the title.
  • February 1, 1999 RAW: Triple H defeated Kane in a steel cage match with help from X-Pac.
  • ~~~Atfer the match; Chyna warned Triple H that she had a Valinetines Day gift at St. Valentine’s Day Massacre.
  • February 13, 1999 – RAW: X-Pac defeated Kane by disqualification when Chyna interfered untill Triple H made the save.
  • ~~~Stone Cold Steve Austin defeated “Big Red Machine” Kane by disqualification when Chyna interfered.
  • ~~~Stone Cold Steve Austin defeated defeated Chyna by disqualification when Big Bossman interfered.
  • February 14, 1999 – St. Valentine’s Day Massacre: Chyna and Kane defeated Triple H and X-Pac.
  • February 15, 1999 – RAW: Kane and Shane McMahon w/Chyna defeated Triple H and X-Pac.
  • ~~~Since Shane McMahon pinned X-Pac he won the WWF European Title.
  • February 22, 1999 – RAW: X-Pac w/Triple H defeated Chyna w/Shane McMahon (after the match Triple H pedigreed Chyna).
  • February 28, 1999 – HEAT: Chyna vs. Triple H ended in a no contest.
  • March 1, 1999 – RAW: Kane w/Chyna defeated Steve Austin by disqualification (As stipulated Kane and Chyna get to stay with the Corporation).
  • March 28, 1999 – Wrestlemania 15: Kane defeated Triple H by disqualification (Chyna turned on Kane and rejoined HHH and DX).
  • ~~~In a major swerve later that night, Triple H and Chyna both turned on DX and joined The Corporation!!.
  • May 10, 1999 – RAW: Chyna vs Ken Shamrock ended in a no contest.
  • June 6, 1999 – HEAT: Chyna defeated Val Venis to qualify for the King of the Ring tournament.
  • June 20, 1999 – HEAT: Chyna defeated Mr. Ass. Chyna defeated Hardcore Holly and The Road Dogg and X-Pac in a 4-way elimination match.
  • June 27, 1999 – King of The Ring: The Road Dogg defeated Chyna in the 1st round of the King of the Ring tournament.
  • July 12, 1999 – RAW: The Road Dogg, The Rock and X-Pac defeated Chyna, Mr. Ass and Triple H.
  • July 13, 1999 – RAW: Chyna vs. Road Dogg in a dog pound ended in a no contest.
  • July 25, 1999 – Fully Loaded: Road Dogg and X-Pac defeated Mr. Ass and Chyna.
  • July 26, 1999 – RAW: Chyna and Mr. Ass vs. The Rock in a handicap match ended in a no contest.
  • August 9, 1999 – RAW: Chyna defeated Triple H and The Undertaker in a 3-way match to become #1 contender for the WWE title.
  • August 16, 1999 – RAW: Chyna defeated Triple H to become #1 contender for the WWE title. Mankind defeated Chyna to become #1 contender for the WWE title.
  • Sept-Oct 1999: Chyna continued to support Triple H as a heel, but feuded with Jeff Jarrett as a babyface.

World Wrestling Federation – The Good Girl:

  • September 2, 1999 – SmackDown!: Chyna defeated Billy Gunn to secure a shot at the Intercontinental Title.
  • September 9, 1999 – SmackDown: Chyna defeated Hardcore Holly by DQ.
  • September 16, 1999 – SmackDown: Chyna and Mr. Ass defeated Hardcore and Crash Holly.
  • September 20, 1999 – RAW: Shane McMahon and Test defeated Triple H and Chyna by disqualification.
  • September 26, 1999 – Unforgiven: Jeff Jarrett w/Miss Kitty defeated Chyna by disqualification to retain the Intercontinental title.
  • September 27, 1999 – RAW: Chyna and Debra defeated Tom Prichard and Jeff Jarrett.
  • October 4, 1999 – RAW: Chyna defeated The British Bulldog by disqualification.
  • October 11, 1999 – RAW: Steve Austin and Jim Ross vs. Triple H and Chyna ended in a No Contest after a brawl broke out!
  • ~~~Jeff Jarrett and Miss Kitty attacked Chyna and put her in a laundry bin and pushed it off of a ledge with her inside!
  • October 17, 1999 – No Mercy: Chyna defeated Jeff Jarrett in a “good housekeeping” match to win the WWF Intercontinental Title!
  • ~~~After this match, Miss Kitty (changing her name to The Kat) became Chyna’s valet/slave – a miniature clone of Chyna.
  • ~~~Chris Jericho defeated Chyna for the Intercontinental title, but they later became teammates through some strange series of events.
  • October 25, 1999 – RAW: Chyna and D-Lo Brown defeated Stevie Richards and Chris Jericho.
  • November 1, 1999 – RAW: Chyna defeated Stevie Richards.
  • November 14, 1999 – Survivor Series: Intercontinental champion Chyna defeated Chris Jericho to retain the title.
  • December 12, 1999 – Armageddon: Chris Jericho defeated Chyna to win the Intercontinental title.
  • December 27, 1999 – RAW: Chyna defeated Crash Holly.
  • December 30, 1999 – SmackDown: Intercontinental champion Chris Jericho vs. Chyna ended in a draw to retain the title.
  • January 3, 2000 – RAW: Intercontinental champion Chyna defeated Hardcore Holly to retain the title.
  • January 6, 2000 – SmackDown: Hardcore and Crash Holly defeated Chris Jericho and Chyna.
  • January 10, 2000 – RAW: Hardcore and Crash Holly defeated Chris Jericho and Chyna.
  • January 20, 2000 – SmackDown: Rikishi Phatu and Too Cool (Grandmaster Sexay and Scotty 2 Hotty) defeated Chris Jericho, Chyna and Hardcore Holly by DQ.
  • January 23, 2000 – Royal Rumble: Intercontinental champion Chris Jericho defeated Chyna and Hardcore Holly in a 3-way match to retain the title. Chyna was in the Royal Rumble match won by The Rock.
  • February 17, 2000 – SmackDown: Chyna defeated European champion Kurt Angle by disqualification. Kurt Angle retains.
  • February 21, 2000 – RAW: Kurt Angle and The British Bulldog defeated Chyna and Chris Jericho.
  • March 2, 2000 – SmackDown: The Radicalz (Chris Benoit, Dean Malenko and Perry Saturn) defeated Chris Jericho, Chyna and Too Cool (Grandmaster Sexay and Scotty 2 Hotty) in a handicap match.
  • March 27, 2000 – RAW: Chris Benoit and Eddie Guerrero defeated Chyna and Chris Jericho.

World Wrestling Federation – Chyna and Eddie Guerrero:

  • April 2, 2000 – Wrestlemania: Chyna and Too Cool defeated The Radicalz (Eddie Guerrero and Perry Saturn and Dean Malenko).
  • April 3, 2000 – RAW: Chyna turned on Jericho, allowing Eddie Guerrero to capture the WWF European title.
  • April 27, 2000 – SmackDown: Essa Rios and Val Venis defeated Chyna and Eddie Guerrero.
  • May 4, 2000 – SmackDown: Chyna and Eddie Guerrero defeated Essa Rios and Lita.
  • May 11, 2000 – SmackDown: Light heavyweight champion Dean Malenko defeated Chyna to retain the title.
  • May 15, 2000 – RAW: Dean Malenko and Perry Saturn defeated Chyna and Eddie Guerrero.
  • May 25, 2000 – SmackDown: Chyna and Eddie Guerrero defeated Tag team champions Edge and Christian by disqualification. Edge and Christian retains.
  • June 4, 2000 – HEAT: Chyna defeated The Godfather to qualify for the King of the Ring tournament.
  • June 5, 2000 – RAW: Chyna and Eddie Guerrero defeated The Godfather and Dean Malenko.
  • June 17, 2000 – Jakked: Chyna and Eddie Guerrero defeated Kai En Tai (Funaki and Taka Michinoku).
  • June 19, 2000 – RAW: Eddie Guerrero defeated Chyna in the 1st round of the King of the Ring tournament.
  • July 6, 2000 – SmackDown: Chyna, Eddie Guerrero and The Rock defeated Chris Benoit, Christian and Edge.
  • July 13, 2000 – SmackDown: Chyna and Eddie Guerrero defeated Chris Benoit in a handicap match by disqualification.
  • July 17, 2000 – RAW: Light heavyweight champion Dean Malenko defeated Chyna by count-out to retain the title.
  • July 30, 2000 – HEAT: Chyna defeated Intercontinental champion Val Venis by disqualification. Val Venis retains.
  • August 5, 2000: The Chyna comic book was released.
  • August 22, 2000 – RAW: Eddie Guerrero and Chyna defeated Perry Saturn and Val Venis.
  • August 24, 2000 – SmackDown: Chyna, Eddie Guerrero and Steve Blackman defeated TandA (Albert and Test) and Val Venis.
  • August 27, 2000 – SummerSlam: Chyna and Eddie Guerrero defeated Trish Stratus and Val Venis (Due to special stip, Chyna wins the Intercontinental title).
  • August 28, 2000 – RAW: Intercontinental champion Chyna defeated Val Venis to retain the title.
  • September 4, 2000 – RAW: Eddie Guerrero defeated Chyna and Kurt Angle in a 3-way match to win the Intercontinental title.
  • September 11, 2000 – RAW: Too Cool (Grandmaster Sexay and Scotty 2 Hotty) defeated Chyna and Eddie Guerrero.
  • September 18, 2000 – RAW: Chyna vs. Rikishi ended in a no contest.
  • September 21, 2000 – SmackDown!: Eddie Guerrero asked Chyna to marry him, and Chyna accepted!!
  • September 25, 2000: Playboy released the November issue featuring Chyna on the cover and a revealing pictorial.
  • September 28, 2000 – SmackDown: Chyna defeated Steven Richards.
  • October 2, 2000 – RAW: Chyna and Eddie Guerrero defeated The Right To Censor (Steven Richards and Val Venis) by disqualification.
  • October 9, 2000 – RAW: The Right To Censor (The Goodfather and Val Venis) defeated Chyna and Eddie Guerrero.
  • October 22, 2000 – No Mercy: Steven Richards and Val Venis defeated Chyna and Billy Gunn.
  • October 26, 2000 – SmackDown: Billy Gunn, Chyna and The Rock defeated The Right To Censor (Bull Buchanan, The Goodfather and Val Venis).
  • October 30, 2000 – RAW: WWE Intercontinental champion Eddie Guerrero defeated Val Venis to retain the title.
  • November 2, 2000 – SmackDown: Billy Gunn and Chyna defeated Val Venis and Eddie Guerrero.
  • November 6, 2000 – RAW: D-Generation X (Billy Gunn, Chyna, The Road Dogg and Triple H) defeated The Radicalz (Chris Benoit, Dean Malenko, Eddie Guerrero and Perry Saturn).
  • November 13, 2000 – RAW: Billy Gunn, Chyna, Steve Austin and The Rock defeat The Radicalz (Chris Benoit, Dean Malenko, Eddie Guerrero and Perry Saturn).
  • November 19, 2000 – Survivor Series: The Radicalz (Chris Benoit, Dean Malenko, Eddie Guerrero and Perry Saturn) defeated Billy Gunn, Chyna, K-Kwik and The Road Dogg in a tag team elimination match.
  • December 2, 2000 – Rebellion: Billy Gunn and Chyna defeated Eddie Guerrero and Dean Malenko.
  • December 7, 2000 – SmackDown: Ivory and Val Venis defeated Billy Gunn and Chyna.
  • December 10, 2000 – Armageddon: Val Venis defeated Chyna.
  • December 11, 2000 – RAW: Chyna vs. Ivory ended in a no contest.
  • Chyna caught Eddie Guerrero cheating on her and promptly dumped him, siding with “The One” Billy Gunn.

World Wrestling Federation – If They Only Knew:

  • January 2001: Chyna’s best selling book “If They Only Knew” was released in book stores everywhere.
  • January 21, 2001 – Royal Rumble: WWE women’s champion Ivory defeated Chyna to retain the title.
  • April 1, 2001 – Wrestlemania X-7: Chyna defeated Ivory from the Right To Censor to win the WWF Women’s Title.
  • April 12, 2001 – SmackDown: WWE women’s champion Chyna defeated Ivory to retain the title.
  • April 19, 2001 – SmackDown: WWE women’s champion Chyna defeated Molly Holly to retain the title.
  • April 30, 2001 – RAW: Chyna defeated Trish Stratus.
  • May 14, 2001 – RAW: Chyna and Lita defeated Ivory and Molly Holly.
  • May 17, 2001 – SmackDown: Chyna defeated Ivory and Molly Holly in a handicap match.
  • May 20, 2001 – Judgment Day: Chyna defeated Lita to retain the Women’s title.
  • June 2001: Joanie Laurer and the World Wrestling Federation hit a roadblock in contract negotiations.
  • November 30, 2001: Joanie Laurer’s WWF contract ran out and she vacated the WWF Women’s championship.

Life after WWF:

  • Joanie Laurer was fully lisenced to compete in boxing.
  • Joanie Laurer jumped onto the New Japan Pro Wrestling roster, possibly on a full time basis.
  • Joanie Laurer signed on to fight Joey Buttafuco in FOX’s second Celebrity Boxing show.
  • ~~~Joanie Laurer was defeated by Joey Buttafuco on FOX Celebrity Boxing.
  • NJPW 30th Anniversary show: Joanie Laurer officiated The Steiner Brothers vs. Hiroshi Tanahashi and Kensuke Sasaki in Tokyo.
  • September 6, 2002 – NJPW: Joanie Laurer and Justin McCully and Shane defeated Masahito Kakihara and Jushin Liger and Yuji Nagata.
  • September 7, 2002 – NJPW: Joanie Laurer and Shane defeated Gedo and Jado.
  • September 8, 2002 – NJPW: Joanie Laurer, Justin McCully and Shane defeated El Samurai, Manabu Nakanishi and Minoru Tanaka.
  • September 11, 2002 – NJPW: Blue Wolf, Hiroshi Tanahashi and Osamu Nishimura defeated Joanie Laurer, Justin McCully and Shane.
  • September 12, 2002 – NJPW: Joanie Laurer, Justin McCully and Shane defeated Masahito Kakihara, Masayuki Naruse and Minoru Tanaka.
  • September 13, 2002 – NJPW: Joanie Laurer, Justin McCully and Shane defeated SWING-LOWS (Blue Wolf, Hiroshi Tanahashi and Kenzo Suzuki).
  • September 14, 2002 – NJPW: Joanie Laurer and Shane defeated TEAM2000 (Hiro Saito and Tatsutoshi Goto).
  • September 15, 2002 – NJPW: Joanie Laurer and Justin McCully defeated Osamu Nishimura and Wataru Inoue.
  • September 16, 2002 – NJPW: Justin McCully and Joanie Laurer defeated Wataru Inoue and Osamu Nishimura.
  • September 17, 2002 – NJPW: Jushin Thunder Liger, Masahiro Chono and Minoru Tanaka defeated Joanie Laurer, Justin McCully and Shane.
  • October 14, 2002 – NJPW: Masahiro Chono defeated Joanie Laurer in a disappointing match.
  • October 26, 2002 – NJPW: Kenzo Suzuki and Hiroshi Tanahashi defeated Great (Fake) Muta and Joanie Laurer by Count-out.
  • October 27, 2002 – NJPW: IWGP tag team champions TEAM2000 (Hiroyoshi Tenzan and Masahiro Chono) defeated Joanie Laurer and The Great Kabuki to retain the titles.
  • December 15, 2002 – NJPW: Joanie Laurer and Masahiro Chono defeated Kazunari Murakami and Makai #2.

Private Life:

  • November 14, 2002: Joanie Laurer announced on her website that she had become engaged to Sean Waltman.
  • August 1, 2003: Joanie Laurer allegedly filed a restraining order against Sean Waltman after claiming he assaulted her.

NWA: Total Nonstop Action:

  • February 2004: Joanie Laurer signed with TNA to compete under the name “Chyna Doll” and start a program with Jonny Fairplay.
  • February 17, 2004: TNA announced that Joanie Laurer would not be appearing on the PPV due to “unforeseen circumstances”.
  • ~~~Reports circulated that Chyna was upset and thought TNA was only bringing her in to put Trinity over.

Private Life:

  • March 4, 2004: Joanie Laurer and her band The Chynna Dolls are debuting at the Roxy Theater on Sunset Blvd.
  • July 24, 2004: Joanie Laurer was a judge at the “World’s Most Beautiful Transsexual contest” in Las Vegas.
  • August 2004: Joanie Laurer announced that she has found a distributor to sell a Sex Tape with her and Sean Waltman.
  • August 2004: Joanie Laurer played at a UPW show in California and get heavily booed and heckled by the ruthless fans.
  • January 2006: Joanie Laurer and Sean Waltman’s sex video dubbed “1 Night in China” was awarded the Top Selling Title of the Year.
  • ~~~This “prestigeous” award was given at the Adult Video News Awards held in Las Vegas, Nevada on January 7th.
  • November 2007: Joanie Lauer announced on her MySpace page that she has now legally changed her name to Chyna.
  • December 26, 2008: Joanie Lauer was rushed to the hospital after she presumably mixed a heavy dose of pills with alcohol.
  • ~~~She was found at a party passed out with cuts on her arms – there was a belief the cuts indicated an attempted suicide.

Total Nonstop Action Wrestling:

  • May 15, 2011 – Sacrifice: Kurt Angle and Chyna defeated Jeff Jarrett and Karen Jarrett.\
  • Chyna passed away April 20, 2016.