Miss World – From 1951 to 2008

1951 Under the authority of Eric Morley, the United Kingdom was home to the Miss World Pageant, a standout amongst the most vital excellence challenges on earth.

1952 The Second Annual Miss World Competition was held in London. Sweden ‘s perfomance at MissWorld began extremely well! This Scandinavian nation won the honor two yearsin progression.

1953 Manel Illangakoon,MissCeylon – Asia’s best expectation in the UK – was third sprinter up to Miss World Contest. In the mid 1950s, Ceylon was one of three Asian countries to have contend in the excellence shows on the planet. This Island moved toward becoming Sri Lanka on 22 May 1972 and has since contended under that name.

1954 Egypt’s Antigone Constanda turned into the main non-European delegate to be delegated Miss World. America’s agent Karin Hultman was first sprinter up to Miss World, in front of Efi Mela ( Grece ), Claudine Bleuse ( France ), Franke Waither ( Germany ) and Grete Hoffenbland ( Denmark ).

1955 Margaret Haywood, an “immense top pick”, turned into the second American lady to be named finalist in the British capital.

1956 The United States set second for the third time consecutively.

1957 Japan’s contestant fit the bill for the finalstwo years in progression.

1958 Five out of six finalists at Miss World were from Europe: Claudina Auger ( France ), Vinne Ingemann ( Denmark ), Gun Harriette Margareta Wagstrom ( Sweden ), Lucien Struve ( Holland ), and Eileen Sheridan ( UK ).

1959 Miss Rhodesia, Vivien Lendin, and Miss South Africa, Moya Meaker were semi-finalists. Rhodesia – Zimbabwe since 1980 – was not semi-finalist again until 1965.

1960 South Korea’s competitor Young-hee Lee made the main 15 out of the blue. Korea’s capability for the semi-finals was one of various shocks.

1961 Miss Spain Carmen Cervera was the principal Spaniard to make the semi-finals. She likewise turned into the main Hispanic lovely lady to put among the finalists in 1961.

1962 Miss Japan, Teruko Ikeda, was fourth sprinter up to Miss World Contest. Ikeda was one of the principal Japanese representatives to be chosen finalist.

1963 Liberia, a country of ex-slaves, made the main 15 out of the blue.

1964 The United Kingdom, the host nation, was the victor for the second time. Aside from that, Helen Joseph turned into Montserrat’s solitary semi-finalist. Montserrat is a little Island on the Caribbean Sea.

1965 Eight out of fifteen semi-finalists at Miss World were from Europe :Lesley Langley ( UK/victor ), Gladys Waller ( Ireland ), Ingrid Kopetzky ( Austria ), Yvonn Ekman ( Denmark ), Faija Marja Salminen ( Finland ), Christine Sibellin ( France ), Karin Schutz ( Germany ), and Britt Marie Lindblad ( Sweden ).

1966 Miss Yugoslavia, Nikica Marinovic, was permitted to contend at Miss World, where she nearly pulled off a noteworthy stun. Nikica was first sprinter up! What could have occurred if Yugoslavia – a Communist country – had won this challenge? Amid Cold War, Yugoslavia was one of just four Communist countries to contend in London, alongside Czechoslovakia ( 1967, 1969, 1989 ), Bulgaria (1988), and Poland (1983-89 ).

1967 Peru’s Miss World Madeleine Hartog-Bell, when a mold demonstrate in Paris, went on a harmony mission to South Vietnam, close by different names like Bob Hope ( on-screen character ), Barbara McNair ( entertainer ) and Raquel Welch Tejada ( performing artist ).

1968 For the first run through, Miss USA did not progress past the first round.

1969 Marcela Britanarova was permitted to leave Czechoslovakia, a Communist country, for an outing to London, where sought the Miss World title. In Britain, shequalified for the second round.

1970 Breaking with the custom of the past two decades, a dark delegate, precisely Jennifer Hosten ( Grenada’s candidate ), won the worldwide trophy. The triumph set off a free for all of festivities on Grenada, one of the world’s ten littlest countries.

1971 Guyana, Britain’s keep going state on the South American territory, made the main 15 for a long time in progression.

1972 Mexico’s agent Gloria Gutierrez turned into the main Latin American lovely lady to put among the semi-finalists.

1973 Two out of five finalists at Miss World were from Asia: Miss Philippines, Evangeline Pascual ( first sprinter up ) and Miss Israel ( third sprinter up ). Aside from that, Sylvia Ohannesian was the principal Lebanese lady to be a semi-finalist at Miss World.

1974 America’s participant Terry Ann Browning completed fifth.

1975 Yugoslavia, the main “Socialist contender” in London, met all requirements for the second round and afterward set seventh.

1976 Jamaica’s contestant Cindy Breakspeare won the British honor. For political reasons, numerous nations boycotted the 1976 Miss World. The clarification given by these nations, among them Yugoslavia and India, was that they questioned South Africa’s support in England.

1977 once more, governmental issues assumed a noteworthy job in this worldwide challenge. Shockingly, Jamaica did not shield its Miss World title. Why? It boycotted this occasion to challenge the consideration of South Africa.The nation’s Head of Government Michael Manley, an admirer of Cuba’s tyrant Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz, declined to enable Jamaica to contend in Britain.The Island was joined by India, Indonesia, Liberia, Malaysia, Mauritius, Philippines, Singapore, Swaziland, and Yugoslavia.

1978 Was Argentina the overwhelming most loved for the Miss World title? No, it wasn’t. In any case, Silvana Suarez, Argentina’s delegate, won the crown. Aside from that, South Africa was prohibited from rivalry as a result of its administration’s supremacist approaches. Notwithstanding, Jamaica came back to London in the wake of partaking in the African-driven blacklist of the Miss World Pageant.

1979 Seven out of fifteen semi-finalists at Miss World were from Latin America/Caribbean:Gina Swaisson ( Bermuda ), Debbie Campbell ( Jamaica ), Lea Silva Dall Acqua ( Brazil ), Roselina Rosas ( Mexico ), Lorlei de la Ossa ( Panama ), Marlene Coggins ( Trinidad and Tobago ) and Laura Rodriguez ( Uruguay ).

1980 Was Israel the huge most loved for the Miss World trophy? Indeed, it was. Be that as it may, Miss Israel, Anat Zimmerman, did not win the honor. Aside from that, Bermuda, which won the worldwide event in the earlier year, made the main 15 in the British capital.

1981 Venezuela’s Miss World, Pilin Leon, the tallest agent at MW ’81 , visited Caracas, where she ,a previous volleyball player, was given champion’s welcome.

1982 Miss Trinidad and Tobago, Aretha Ingrind Rocke, was named as the”Cleopatra of the Caribbean” by the press for open remarks about her outlandish face. She – the nation’s most excellent ladies since Janelle Penny Commissiong – was a “tremendous top choice” to win the universal honor in 1982.

1983 Welcome to England.Miss Malaysia Michelle Yeoh – today one of Asia’s most celebrated on-screen characters – did not make the semi-finals, however she saw this worldwide challenge as an incredible learning background.

1984 Perhaps the most striking “Miss World story” for Bolivia wasprovided by Erika Wyesse, a marvelous blonde. Bolivia’s belle of the ball Erika Wyesse was reprimanded by every living creature’s common sense entitlement activists, when a photograph of her wearing an “ocelot coat” was distributed in London. Shockingly, the ocelot is an imperiled creature on Earth, including Bolivia.

1985 The United States won the Miss Americas title out of the blue other than Venezuela, Colombia and the Dominican Republic. Miss USA World, Brenda Denton, crushed Jamaica’s Alison Jane Barnett, the overwhelming press most loved in the British capital. Notwithstanding her mainland prize, Denton was second sprinter up in Miss World.

1986 Five out of seventy-seven sections at Miss World were from Oceania: Australia, Guam, New Zealand, Tonga, and Western Samoa.

1987 For the first run through in quite a while, Miss United Kingdom, have nation, neglected to make into the semi-finals. Be that as it may, Hong Kong turned into the main British province in the second round of the Miss World Competition. Notwithstanding making the best 12, Miss Hong Kong, Pauline Yeung, now a renowned on-screen character in Asian film industry, moved toward becoming “Miss Asia”.

1988 California’s Diana Magaña, first sprinter up to Miss USA 1988, made the main ten.

1989 Moscow,USSR. Iceland’s Linda Petursdottir was the primary Miss World to visit USSR/Soviet Union ( present-day Russia ).

1990 The Miss World title went toGina Marie Tolleson ( America ). Tolleson, who put as first sprinter up in Miss USA 1990, turned into the second U.S. representative to win that title since the British occasion initially started during the 1950s.

1991 France made the best ten out of the blue since 1980, when Patricia Barzyk was second sprinter up.

1992 For the first run through in its history,Russia, a Marxist nation 14 months back, caught the Briton honor. Then, Miss America, Sharon Belden, was called among the semi-finalists.

1993 The Miss World Pageant went toJamaica – which is marginally bigger than the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. Since it turned into a sovereign nation, a previous British reliance, in 1962, the Caribbean Island has won three Miss World titles.

1994 The new star of India, Aishwarya Rai, was delegated Miss World and years after the fact she turned into a renowned performer. Aishwarya Rai has showed up on screen with the absolute greatest names in Hollywood and Bollywood, including Nandita Das, Martin Henderson, and Ben Kingsley.Some expo specialists trust that she is “a standout amongst the most wonderful young ladies of the world”.

1995 With gubernamental help, among them Nelson Mandela, and the excited help of the South African individuals, Sun City facilitated the event. Without precedent for quite a while, the States was wiped out in the fundamentals.

1996 Bangalore, India. Nine nations and one reliance fit the bill for the honor: Greece ( victor ), Colombia ( first sprinter up ), Brazil ( second sprinter up ), Venezuela ( finalist ), India ( finalist ), Dominican Republic, Aruba, Mexico, South Africa, and Belgium. Shockingly, the States did not progress past the first round.

1997 Miss World was held in Seychel

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