Happy Birthday to Gina Lynn (born Tanya Mercado on February 15, 1974 in Mayagüez, Puerto Rico), is a Puerto Rican pornographic actress.
Lynn was born to Puerto Rican and Italian parents. Her family moved to Jackson Township, New Jersey when she was seven years old. She began working as a stripper during her senior year at a Catholic high school. Subsequently she expanded into modeling in men's magazines, posing for Chéri in 1997. In 1999, she appeared in her first adult film, Eighteen in Vegas.
Lynn also made an appearance in Eminem's "Superman" music video, and was an extra in the movie Analyze That.
She was first married in 1996 to an older boyfriend; that marriage lasted a year. She has been married to Travis Knight, a fellow porn star, since 1999.
In 2006, she was featured in the Bill Zebub film Assmonster: The Making of a Horror Movie.
The Sopranos playing "Bada Bing Girl" (uncredited) in episodes: "All Happy Families" (episode # 5.4) 28 March 2004 and "Walk Like a Man" (episode # 6.17) 6 May 2007
Howard Stern playing "Herself" November 12, 2003 and May 4, 2006