Kimberley Leggett

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Kimberley Leggett
Beauty pageant titleholder
Born Kimberley Ann Estrop-Leggett
(1993-03-23) March 23, 1993 (age 21)
Tanjung Bungah, Penang, Malaysia
Other names Kimberley Leggett
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Title(s) Miss Universe Malaysia 2012
Miss Universe Malaysia 2012 (Winner)
Miss Universe 2012

Kimberley Ann Estrop-Leggett (born March 23, 1993) is a Malaysian beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss Universe Malaysia 2012. Leggett represented Malaysia at Miss Universe 2012. Leggett was born and raised in Tanjung Bungah,[1] Penang, Malaysia. She is of British-Serani[2] descent. Leggett is fluent in English, Malay and French.[3]

Miss Universe Pageant[edit]

Miss Universe Malaysia 2012[edit]

Leggett was crowned Miss Universe Malaysia 2012[4] on November 10, 2011 at the Sunway Pyramid Convention Centre by Deborah Priya Henry. She also won subsidiary titles: Miss Photogenic, Best Bikini Body, and Nestle Fitnesse Award. She hopes to promote 1Malaysia (Malaysia's unity campaign) and safe driving among the youth of Malaysia.[5]

Miss Universe 2012[edit]

She participated in the 2012 Miss Universe pageant in Las Vegas on December 19 to succeed the title from outgoing titleholder Leila Lopes from Angola. Although considered a big favorite and a front runner, she failed to place in the Top 16.[4]

Post-Miss Universe (2012-present)[edit]

Leggett is currently studying a Bachelor of Arts at the University of Melbourne, Australia.[6]


  1. ^ file=%2F2011%2F11%2F21%2Flifeliving%2F9934121&sec=lifeliving "Kimberley Ann Estrop-Leggett, the young queen". The Star Online date=. Retrieved 2011-11-21. 
  2. ^ "Miss Universe Malaysia 2012: Not Just a Pretty Face". The Star Online date=. Retrieved 2011-11-19. 
  3. ^ "Miss Universe Malaysia 2012 Kimberley Leggett". MSN Malaysia. Retrieved 2011-11-18. 
  4. ^ a b "Penang-born Leggett is Miss Universe Malaysia 2012". The Star Online. Retrieved 2011-11-16. 
  5. ^ "Face to Watch: Kimberley Leggett". MYLaunchPad News. Retrieved 2011-11-18. 
  6. ^ "About Me". Kimberley Leggett. Retrieved 2013-08-17. 

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Deborah Priya Henry
Miss Universe Malaysia
Succeeded by
Carey Ng