Today in Miss Universe History

Beauty Queens Topics: Miss America - Miss Teen USA - Miss USA - Miss World

Historical Events

Events 1 - 23 of 23

1977-07-16 - Janelle Commissiong, of Trinidad & Tobago, crowned 26th Miss Universe
1978-07-24 - Margaret Gardiner, of South Africa, crowned 27th Miss Universe
1979-07-19 - Maritza Sayalero, 18, of Venezuela, crowned 28th Miss Universe
1980-05-15 - Shawn Weatherly, (SC (will win Miss Universe), crowned 29th Miss USA
1980-07-07 - Shawn Weatherly, of USA, crowned 29th Miss Universe
1981-07-20 - Irene Saez, of Venezuela, crowned 30th Miss Universe
1982-07-26 - Karen Dianne Baldwin, 18, of Canada, crowned 31st Miss Universe
1983-07-11 - Lorraine Elizabeth Downes, 19, of NZ, crowned 32nd Miss Universe
1984-07-09 - Yvonne Ryding, of Sweden, crowned 33rd Miss Universe
1985-07-15 - Deborah Carthy-Deu, of Puerto Rico, crowned 34th Miss Universe
1986-07-21 - Barbara Palacios Teyde, 22, of Venezuela, crowned 35th Miss Universe
1987-05-26 - Cecilia Bolocco, 22, of Chile, crowned 36th Miss Universe
1988-05-24 - Porntip Nakhirunkanok, 19, of Thailand, crowned 37th Miss Universe
1989-05-23 - Angela Visser, 22, of Holland, crowned 38th Miss Universe
1990-05-15 - Mona Grudt, 19, of Norway, crowned 39th Miss Universe
1991-05-17 - Lupita Jones, 23, of Mexico, crowned 40th Miss Universe
1992-05-09 - Michelle McLean, 19, of Namibia, crowned 41st Miss Universe
1993-05-21 - Dayanara Torres, 18, of Puerto Rico, crowned 42nd Miss Universe
1994-05-20 - Sushmita Sen from India is crowned the 43rd Miss Universe at 18 years old
1995-05-13 - Chelsi Smith, 21, of USA, crowned 44th Miss Universe Shanna Lynn Moakler, (19-NY), replaces Chelsi Smith as Miss USA
1996-05-17 - Alicia Machado, 18, of Venezuela crowned 45th Miss Universe
1997-02-05 - Brook Lee, Hawaii, crowned 46th Miss USA (en route to Miss Universe)
1997-05-16 - Brook Mehealani Lee, 26, of US crowned 46th Miss Universe

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 99 of 99

1944-06-21 - Corinna Tsopel, Athens, actress (Man Called Horse)/Miss Universe (64)
1949-10-13 - Marisol Malaret,Miss Universe 1970
1954-06-22 - Amparo Munoz, Malgra Spain, Miss Universe (1974)
1961-12-13 - Irene Saez, Miss Universe 1981 and Venezuelan politician
1963-12-09 - Barbara Palacios, Carcas Venz, Miss Universe (1986)
1966-10-18 - Angela Visser, Neth, Miss Universe (1989)
1969-07-31 - Langa Sibanda, Miss Universe-Zimbabwe (1996)
1970-01-20 - Anita St Rose, Miss Universe-Great Britain (1996)
1971-01-08 - Brook Mahealani Lee, Miss Universe/Miss USA (1997-Hawaii)
1971-02-16 - Shivanthini Dharmasiri, Miss Universe-Sri Lanka (1996)
1971-03-11 - Marta Lovera Parquet, Miss Universe-Paraguay (1996)
1971-03-15 - Reyna Royo, Miss Universe-Panama (1996)
1971-03-23 - Renette Cruz, Miss Universe-Canada (1996)
1971-09-06 - Sandra Natasha Abreu, Miss Universe-Dominican Republic (1996)
1971-09-17 - Annika Duckmark, Miss Universe-Sweden (1996)
1972-05-12 - Michelle Kahn, Miss Universe-Trinidad & Tobago (1996)
1972-11-09 - Victoria Keil, Miss Universe-Cook Islands (1996)
1972-11-10 - Carol Anne Becker, Miss Universe-South Africa (1996)
1972-11-30 - Adeline Ong, Miss Universe-Malaysia (1996)
1973-01-27 - Margot Bourgeois, Miss Universe-3rd place (Trinidad & Tobago, 1997)
1973-03-31 - Vanessa Mambi, Miss Universe-Curacao (1996)
1973-04-11 - Monica Chala, Miss Universe-Ecuador (1996)
1973-05-23 - Verna Vasquez, Miss Universe-best swimsuit (Curacao, 1997)
1973-07-16 - Karla Beteta, Miss Universe-Guatemala (1996)
1973-07-19 - Angeline Putt, Miss Universe-Singapore (1996)
1973-07-21 - Ali Landry, Louisiana, Miss Universe-USA (1996)
1973-07-24 - Tasha Ebanks, Miss Universe-Cayman Islands (1996)
1973-09-03 - Chen Hsiao-Fen, Miss Universe-Taiwan ROC (1996)
1974-02-15 - Jodie McMullen, Miss Universe-Australia/Miss Congeniality (1996)
1974-03-22 - Kim Yun-Jung, Miss Universe-Korea (1996)
1974-03-31 - Nina Georgala, Miss Universe-Greece (1996)
1974-04-15 - Marena Bencomo, Miss Universe-2nd place (Venezuela, 1997)
1974-07-02 - Natali Sacco, Miss Universe-Peru (1996)
1974-07-21 - Andrea L'Huillier, Miss Universe-Chile (1996)
1974-08-31 - Jessy Viceisza, Miss Universe-Bonaire (1996)
1974-09-27 - Lina Gaviria, Miss Universe-Colombia (1996)
1974-10-04 - Claudia Elena Vasquez, Miss Universe-best costume (Colombia, 1997)
1974-10-25 - Joanne Black, Miss Universe-Ireland (1996)
1974-10-29 - Renata Hornofova, Miss Universe-Czech Republic (1996)
1974-11-17 - Abbygale Williamson Arenas, Miss Universe-Photogenic (Phil, 1997)
1975-01-21 - Anette Oldenborg, Miss Universe-Denmark (1996)
1975-01-21 - Faghma Absalom, Miss Universe-Namibia (1996)
1975-02-04 - Miriam Ruppert, Miss Universe-Germany (1996)
1975-03-01 - Maria Jose Suarez, Miss Universe-Spain (1996)
1975-04-12 - Sofie Rahman, Miss Universe-Hong Kong (1996)
1975-04-26 - Trudi Ferguson, Miss Universe-Jamaica (1996)
1975-06-16 - Maria Sinigerova, Miss Universe-Bulgaria (1996)
1975-06-19 - Anna Valle, Miss Universe-Italy (1996)
1975-09-03 - Ava Lovell, Miss Universe-Belize (1996)
1975-12-01 - Alya Rohali, Miss Universe-Indonesia (1996)
1975-12-01 - Sandra Maidana, Miss Universe-Uruguay (1996)
1975-12-13 - Sarah Brady, Miss Universe-New Zealand (1996)
1976-01-24 - Laure Belleville, Miss Universe-France (1996)
1976-01-29 - Ilmira Shamsutdinova, Miss Universe-Russia/best costume (1996)
1976-02-07 - Hrafnhildur Hafsteinsdottir, Miss Universe-Iceland (1996)
1976-02-26 - Froso Spyrou, Miss Universe-Cyprus (1996)
1976-03-16 - Michelle Rae Collie, Miss Universe-Bahamas (1996)
1976-03-25 - Monica Croscicka-Wnetrzak, Miss Universe-Poland (1996)
1976-03-27 - Roberta Alma Anastase, Miss Universe-Romania (1996)
1976-04-19 - Vanessa Guzman, Miss Universe-Mexico (1996)
1976-04-22 - Milena Mayorga, Miss Universe-El Salvador (1996)
1976-05-02 - Ailleen Damiles, Miss Universe-Philippines/Miss Photogenic (1996)
1976-06-14 - Rita Carvalho, Miss Universe-Portugal (1996)
1976-06-21 - Natalia Cronenbold Aguilera, Miss Universe-Bolivia (1996)
1976-06-29 - Sandhya Chib, Miss Universe-India (1996)
1976-07-23 - Inger Lise Ebeltoft, Miss Universe-Norway (1996)
1976-08-03 - Sarybel Velila, Miss Universe-Puerto Rico (1996)
1976-08-08 - Liraz Mesilaty, Miss Universe-Israel (1996)
1976-08-23 - Linette Smith, Miss Universe-British Virgin Islands (1996)
1976-09-07 - Marja de Graaf, Miss Universe-Netherlands (1996)
1976-10-21 - Nirachala Kumya, Miss Universe-Thailand (1996)
1976-11-09 - Laura Csortan, Miss Universe-Congeniality (Australia, 1997)
1976-11-17 - Dafne Zeledon, Miss Universe-Costa Rica (1996)
1976-11-22 - Taryn Mansell, Aruba, Miss Universe-2nd place (1996)
1976-11-30 - Shaneika Lightbourne, Miss Universe-Turks & Caicos (1996)
1976-12-06 - Alicia Machado, Venezuela, Miss Universe (1996)
1976-12-25 - Yazmin Fiallos, Miss Universe-Honduras (1996)
1977-01-08 - Pearl Amoah, Miss Universe-Ghana (1996)
1977-02-20 - Veronica Ledesma, Miss Universe-Argentina (1996)
1977-03-17 - Hadeel Abol-Naga, Miss Universe-Egypt (1996)
1977-03-17 - Iveta Jankularova, Miss Universe-Slovak Republic (1996)
1977-04-03 - Veronique De Kock, Miss Universe-Belgium (1996)
1977-04-05 - Sevilay Ozturk, Miss Universe-Turkey (1996)
1977-06-08 - Belvilyn Ada Tenorio, Miss Universe-Northern Marianas (1996)
1977-06-17 - Andrea Deak, Miss Universe-Hungary (1996)
1977-06-30 - Lola Odusoga, Finland, Miss Universe-3rd place (1996)
1977-07-20 - Julia Syriani, Miss Universe-Lebanon (1996)
1977-11-04 - Roseanne Farrugia, Miss Universe-Malta (1996)
1977-11-10 - Stephanie Berger, Miss Universe-Switzerland (1996)
1977-12-19 - Maria Joana Parizotto, Miss Universe-Brazil (1996)
1977-12-23 - Helen Mahmastol, Miss Universe-Estonia (1996)
1978-01-17 - Irina A Borisova, Miss Universe-Ukraine (1996)
1981-11-11 - Natalie Glebova, Miss Universe 2005
1982-03-27 - Kurara Chibana, Japanese beauty queen, first runner-up Miss Universe 2006
1983-12-22 - Jennifer Hawkins, Australian Miss Universe
1984-05-08 - Nadine Chandrawinata, 2006 Miss Universe Pageant (Indonesia)
1986-06-01 - Dayana Mendoza, Miss Universe 2008
1986-12-24 - Riyo Mori, Miss Universe 2007 from Japan
1987-10-03 - Zuleyka Rivera, Puerto Rican Miss Universe

Famous Weddings

Weddings 1 - 2 of 2

2000-05-09 - Puerto Rican actress and former Miss Universe Dayanara Torres (25) weds singer-songwriter Marc Anthony (31) in Las Vegas, Nevada
2011-02-16 - Indian tennis ace Mahesh Bhupati (36) weds Bollywood actress and former Miss Universe (2000) Lara Dutta (32) at Bandra, Mumbai

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 2 of 2

1969-09-09 - Katherine Singleton, actress/Miss Universe (1926), dies at 65
1996-06-20 - Hellevi Rombin Schine, Miss Universe (1955), dies in plane crash at 64


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