Gionna Cabrera

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Gionna Cabrera
Beauty pageant titleholder
Born Gionna Jimenez Cabrera
(1982-08-28) August 28, 1982 (age 32)
Philippines
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Hair color Black
Eye color Black
Title(s) Binibining Pilipinas 2005
(Winner)
Miss Universe 2005
(Miss Photogenic)
Major
competition(s)
Binibining Pilipinas 2005

Gionna Jimenez Cabrera (born August 28, 1982) is a professional model and beauty pageant winner from the Philippines. She is the daughter of Rod E. Cabrera,[1] and Nida Jimenez and presently lives in Pasig City, Metro Manila.

Cabrera was raised in the metropolis and studied in private schools, Miriam College and St. Paul College. Her parents have traveled extensively with their five children of whom Gionna is the eldest. She has been traveling since four, and has been to China, Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong, South Korea, Japan, Australia, Canada and the United States.

Cabrera started modelling at the 16 when a French designer, Pascal Banet, discovered her.[1]

Cabrera, then 22, won the Binibining Pilipinas 2005 title and at the same time taking three other awards: Best in Swimsuit, Best in Long Gown, and Miss Photogenic.

Cabrera competed in the Miss Universe 2005 Beauty Pageant in Bangkok, Thailand on May 31, 2005 and she won Miss Photogenic via internet vote.[2]

She is a graduate of Bachelor of Arts Major in Integrated Marketing Communications an the University of Asia and the Pacific.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "PARADE BY THE POOL : Home-grown beauties seek to redefine Asian mystique". Nation Multimedia. 12 May 2005. Archived from the original on 23 November 2010. 
  2. ^ Adina, Armin (2 October 2007). "Miss RP Int'l in best form". Philippine Daily Inquirer. Archived from the original on 23 November 2010. 
Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Puerto Rico Alba Reyes
Miss Photogenic Universe
2005
Succeeded by
Philippines Lia Ramos
Preceded by
Maricar Balagtas
Miss Universe-Philippines
2005
Succeeded by
Lia Ramos