Hólmfríður Karlsdóttir

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This is an Icelandic name. The last name is a patronymic, not a family name; this person is properly referred to by the given name Hólmfríður.
Hólmfríður Karlsdóttir
Beauty pageant titleholder
Born Hólmfríður Karlsdóttir
(1963-06-06) 6 June 1963 (age 51)
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Hair color Blonde
Eye color Blue
Title(s) Ungfrú Ísland 1985
Miss World 1985
Major
competition(s)
Ungfrú Ísland 1985
(Winner)
Miss World 1985
(Winner)
(Miss World Europe)

Hólmfríður "Hófí" Karlsdóttir (born 6 June 1963) was Miss Iceland, Europe's Queen of Beauty and Miss World in 1985.[1]

Life after Miss World[edit]

Hólmfríður is married to Elfar Rúnarsson and they have three children together, Anton Örn Elfarsson ('89), Rúnar Karl Elfarsson ('91) and Ásta Gígja Elfarsdóttir ('97). The family lives in Iceland, Garðabær, where Hófí works in a local kindergarten and Elfar works nearby as a lawyer.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Miss World and runners-up". Gainesville Sun (United States). 16 November 1985. Retrieved 15 September 2010. 
Awards and achievements
Preceded by
United Kingdom Vivienne Rooke
Miss World Europe
1985
Succeeded by
Denmark Pia Rosenberg Larsen
Preceded by
Berglind Johansen
Ungfrú Ísland
1985
Succeeded by
Gigja Birgisdóttir