1968 Playboy playmate of the year Angela Dorian has just been sentenced to 9 YEARS behind bars for shooting her husband in the chest in 2010.
66-year-old Dorian -- aka Victoria Rathgeb -- aka Victoria Vetri -- pled no contest to attempted voluntary manslaughter in L.A. County Superior Court.
On top of the 9 year sentence -- Dorian was ordered to pay $70 thousand into California's victim restitution fund.
TMZ broke the story ... Angela grabbed a handgun a fired one shot at Bruce Rathgeb following a heated argument inside their Hollywood apartment.
Bruce underwent surgery to remove a bullet fragment from his body -- but he's reportedly doing OK.