Patricia Anne Stratigias, born on December 18, 1975 in Richmond Hill, Ontario, better known by the stage and ring name Trish Stratus, is a Canadian fitness model and former professional wrestler. Trish Stratus is marketed as the first woman in WWE history to have held the WWE Women's Championship eight times.
Trish Stratus first WWF appearance took place on the March 19, 2000 episode of Sunday Night HEAT. Stratus appeared on the runway, scouting certain WWF Superstars. Stratus found herself getting physically involved in the action, taking her bumps from Superstars like The Big Show and Chyna, and even suffering a stinkface from Rikishi. In early 2001, Stratus became involved in a storyline with WWF Chairman Vince McMahon, during a time when Vince's wife Linda was "institutionalized" following a demand Vince had made for a divorce during a live show in Madison Square Garden in December 2000.
As a fitness model, Stratus has been featured on the cover of many major health and fitness magazines such as Musclemag, Flare, and Total Women's Fitness. She also released a calendar series called "Dream Team" with fellow model, Stacey Lynn. As a sports entertainer, she was proclaimed the "Diva of the Decade" on the WWE RAW X Anniversary Show. She was voted "WWE Babe of the Year" three times between 2001 and 2003.
- Stratus is missing a knuckle on her right hand.
- Stratus has been featured in more WWE video games than any other diva.
- Trish Stratus is also an accomplished white-water rafter.
- In the 2007 Guinness Book of World Records, Trish is recorded as having more title reigns than any other female, but is credited as having six instead of seven.