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Beauty Pageants World and India

Beauty Pageants in World and India

List of Beauty Pageants 2019 | Updated: August 2019

Miss Universe Beauty Pageant

Miss Universe is an international beauty pageant run by Miss Universe organization 

Established: 1952

Head Office: New York City

Founder: Pacific Knitting Mills, a clothing company

1st winner: Armi Kusela (Finland)

From India 

1. Susmita Sen (1994)

2. Lara Dutta (2000)

Miss Universe 2019 winner: Catriona Gray (Phillippines)

Miss World Beauty Pageant

Miss World is the oldest running international beauty pageant

Founder: Eric Morley (UK)

Formation: 29 July 1951

Headquarter: London

Motto: Beauty With A Purpose

1st Winner: Kiki Hankansson (Sweden – 1951)

From India

Reita Faria – 1966

Aishwarya Rai – 1994

Diana Hayden – 1997

Yukta Mokhay – 1999

Priyanka Chopra – 2000

Manushi Chillar – 2017

Miss World 2018 winner: Vanessa Ponce (Mexico)

Miss International Beauty Pageant

Miss International (Miss International Beauty or The International Beauty Pageant) is a Tokyo based international beauty pageant organized by The International Culture Association

Since: 1960

Headquarters: Tokyo (Japan)

Motto: Love, Peace & Beauty

1st Winner: Stella Marquez (Colombia)

Miss International 2018 Winner: Mariem Velazco (Venezuela)

Miss International 2019 Winner: Jazell Barbie Royale (USA)

Miss Earth Beauty Pageant

The Miss Earth is an annual international environmental, themed beauty pageant promoting environmental awareness

Since: 2001, October 28

Headquarters: Manila (Philippines)

Motto: Beauties for a Cause

1st Winner: Catharina Svensson (Denmark)

Miss Earth 2018 Winner: Nguyen Phuong Khanh (Vietnam)

Miss Supranational Beauty Pageant

Since: 2009

Organizes: World Beauty Association from Panama

1st women: Oksana Moria (Ukraine) 

For 2018: Valeria Vazquez Latorre (Puerto Rico)

Beauty Pageant in India

Miss India

Miss India or Femina Miss India is a national beauty pageant in India that annually selects representatives to compete in Miss World

It is organized by Femina, a women’s magazine published by The Times Group

Since: 1952

Headquarters: Mumbai

Owner: Vineet Jain

1st Winner: Indrani Rehman

Miss India 2018 winner: Anukreethy Vyas (Tamil Nadu)

Miss India 2019 winner: Shreya Shanker (Rajasthan)

Note: Updates of Beauty Pageants World and  India will be made every month

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