10 Things You Didn’t Know About WWE’s Chyna

8) Origins of Her Name

Weeks after her debut, the WWE finally decided to give Laurer a name on live television. She was introduced to the world as Chyna. This was a play on words by the WWE; fine china means fragile and delicate, which was the exact opposite of her gimmick and character. Soon after, her wrestling name became one of the most popular and well known amongst all of the wrestlers on the roster.