List of Miss Universe titleholders

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The following is an official list of women who have held the title of Miss Universe.

Gabriela Isler, Miss Universe 2013
Olivia Culpo, Miss Universe 2012
Leila Lopes, Miss Universe 2011
Ximena Navarrete, Miss Universe 2010
Stefanía Fernández, Miss Universe 2009
Dayana Mendoza, Miss Universe 2008
Riyo Mori, Miss Universe 2007
Zuleyka Rivera, Miss Universe 2006
Natalie Glebova, Miss Universe 2005
Jennifer Hawkins, Miss Universe 2004 (photograph taken in 2007)
Amelia Vega, Miss Universe 2003 (photograph taken in 2012)
Justine Pasek, Miss Universe 2002
Denise Quinones, Miss Universe 2001
Lara Dutta, Miss Universe 2000 (photograph taken in 2009)
Year Country Winner Age[A] Height Hometown Pageant Date[1] Number of Delegates[1]
1952  Finland Armi Kuusela[2] 17 5'5" Muhos June 28 30
1953  France Christiane Martel[3] 21 5'6" Créteil July 17 26
1954  USA Miriam Stevenson[4] 21 5'6" Winnsboro July 24 33
1955  Sweden Hillevi Rombin[B][5][6] 21 5'7" Alfta July 22 33
1956  USA Carol Morris[7] 20 5'7" Ottumwa July 20 30
1957  Peru Gladys Zender[8] 18 5'7" Lima July 19 32
1958  Colombia Luz Marina Zuluaga[9] 19 5'8" Pereira July 25 36
1959  Japan Akiko Kojima[10] 22 5'6" Tokyo July 24 34
1960  USA Linda Bement[11] 18 5'6" Salt Lake City July 9 43
1961  Germany Marlene Schmidt[12] 24 5'8" Stuttgart July 15 48
1962  Argentina Norma Beatriz Nolan[13] 24 5'5" Buenos Aires July 14 52
1963  Brazil Ieda Maria Vargas[14] 18 5'6" Porto Alegre July 20 50
1964  Greece Corinna Tsopei[15] 20 5'8" Athens August 1 60
1965  Thailand Apasra Hongsakula[16] 18 5'4" Bangkok July 24 57
1966  Sweden Margareta Arvidsson[17] 18 5'8" Gothenburg July 16 58
1967  USA Sylvia Hitchcock[18] 20 5'7" Miami July 15 56
1968  Brazil Martha Vasconcellos[19] 20 5'8" Salvador July 13 65
1969  Philippines Gloria Diaz[20] 18 5'5" Aringay July 19 61
1970  Puerto Rico Marisol Malaret[21] 20 5'8" San Juan July 11 64
1971  Lebanon Georgina Rizk[22] 18 5'7" Beirut July 24 60
1972  Australia Kerry Anne Wells[23] 20 5'11" Perth July 29 61
1973  Philippines Margarita Moran[24] 19 5'6" Manila July 21 61
1974  Spain Amparo Muñoz[B][25] 20 5'8" Malaga July 19 65
1975  Finland Anne Marie Pohtamo[26] 19 5'11" Helsinki July 19 71
1976  Israel Rina Messinger[27] 20 5'7½" Kiryat Tiv'on July 10 72
1977  Trinidad & Tobago Janelle Commissiong[28] 24 5'5" Port of Spain July 16 80
1978  South Africa Margaret Gardiner[29] 18 5'10" Cape Town July 24 75
1979  Venezuela Maritza Sayalero[30] 18 5'8" Caracas July 19 75
1980  USA Shawn Weatherly[31] 20 5'8" Sumter July 7 69
1981  Venezuela Irene Sáez[32] 19 5'10" Caracas July 20 76
1982  Canada Karen Baldwin[33] 18 5'10" London July 26 77
1983  New Zealand Lorraine Downes[34] 19 5'8½" Auckland July 11 80
1984  Sweden Yvonne Ryding[35] 21 5'7" Eskilstuna July 9 81
1985  Puerto Rico Deborah Carthy Deu[36] 19 5'8" San Juan July 15 79
1986  Venezuela Bárbara Palacios Teyde[37] 22 5'8" Caracas July 21 77
1987  Chile Cecilia Bolocco[38] 22 5'8" Santiago May 26 68
1988  Thailand Porntip Nakhirunkanok[39] 20 5'8" Chachoengsao May 23 66
1989  Netherlands Angela Visser[40] 22 5'9" Rotterdam May 23 76
1990  Norway Mona Grudt[41] 19 5'6" Hell April 15 71
1991  Mexico Lupita Jones[42] 23 5'8 1/2" Mexicali May 17 73
1992  Namibia Michelle McLean[43] 19 6'0" Windhoek May 8 78
1993  Puerto Rico Dayanara Torres[44] 18 5'8" Toa Alta May 21 79
1994  India Sushmita Sen[45] 18 5'9" New Delhi May 20 77
1995  USA Chelsi Smith[46] 21 5'8" Deer Park May 12 82
1996  Venezuela Alicia Machado[47] 19 5'9" Maracay May 17 79
1997  USA Brook Lee[48] 26 5'7" Pearl City May 16 74
1998  Trinidad & Tobago Wendy Fitzwilliam[49] 25 6'0" Diego Martin May 12 81
1999  Botswana Mpule Kwelagobe[50] 19 5'11" Gaborone May 26 84
2000  India Lara Dutta[51] 22 5'8" Mumbai May 12 79
2001  Puerto Rico Denise Quiñones[52] 20 5'10" Lares May 11 77
2002  Russia Oxana Fedorova[C][53] 25 5'10" Pskov May 28 75
 Panama Justine Pasek[D][54] 22 5'7" Panama City September 24
2003  Dominican Republic Amelia Vega[55] 18 6'1" Santiago de los Caballeros June 3 71
2004  Australia Jennifer Hawkins[56] 20 5'11" Newcastle June 1 80
2005  Canada Natalie Glebova[57] 23 5'11" Toronto May 31 81
2006  Puerto Rico Zuleyka Rivera[58] 18 5'9" Salinas July 23 86
2007  Japan Riyo Mori[59] 20 5'9" Shizuoka May 28 77
2008  Venezuela Dayana Mendoza[60] 22 5'10" Caracas July 14 80
2009  Venezuela Stefanía Fernández[61] 18 5'10" Mérida August 23 83
2010  Mexico Ximena Navarrete 22 5'9" Guadalajara August 23 83
2011  Angola Leila Lopes 25 5'10" Benguela September 12 89
2012  USA Olivia Culpo 20 5'5" Cranston December 19 89
2013  Venezuela Gabriela Isler 25 5'10" Valencia November 9 86
2014 TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA January 25 105

Notes
A Age at time of winning Miss Universe
B Now deceased
C Dethroned
D Took over title

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