Eesti Miss Estonia was identified for first time in 1923. The contest was held for the first time in 1988, 65 years after the first ever Miss Estonia contest was held.
The first Miss Estonia was elected in 1923, her name was Sinaida Tamm. The competition was arranged by "Estoniaan Film" and the main aim was to find a new actress. In 1923 the competition was arranged by a major newspaper "Päevaleht". Nadezda Peedi-Hoffmann was elected Miss Estonia and she held the title for 56 years,until 1988 when Heli Mets was awarded the title Miss Estonia ´88.Since then Estonia has had 15. beauti queens.
Miss Estonia has been participated in the Miss Universe pageant since 1993, starting with Kersti Tänavsuu.
|Year||Eesti Miss Estonia||Notes|
|1923||Sinaida Tamm||Did not compete|
|1925||Antonie Bergmann||Did not compete|
|1929||Meeta Kelgo||Did not compete|
|1930||Amalie Smager||Did not compete|
|1931||Lilly Silberg||Did not compete|
|1932||Nadezda Peedi-Hoffmann||Did not compete|
|1988||Heli Mets||Did not compete|
|1989||Cathy Korju||Did not compete|
|1990||Liis Tappo||Miss Baltic Sea 1992|
|1991||Erika Bauer||Did not compete|
|1992||Ruth Merila||Did not compete|
|1993||Lilia Üksvärav||Did not compete|
|1994||Eva Maria Laan||Miss Baltic Sea 1995|
|1998||Kadri Väljaots||Miss Baltic Sea 1999|
|2000||Evelyn Mikomägi||Global Beauties Sexiest Woman Alive 2000|
|2003||Maili Nomm||Did not compete|
|2005||Jana Kuvaitseva||Did not compete|
|2008||Kadri Nogu||Did not compete|
|2011||Madli Vilsar||Competed in Miss International 2013|
|2012||Kätlin Valdmets||Did not compete|
Representatives at Miss Universe
- Color key
- Declared as Winner
- Ended as runner-up
- Ended as one of the finalists or semifinalists
The winner of Miss Estonia represents her country at the Miss Universe pageant. On occasion, when the winner does not qualify (due to age) for either contest, a runner-up is sent.
|Year||Eesti Miss Estonia||Placement||Special Awards||Title|
|1993||Kersti Tanavsuu||Unplaced||Eesti Miss Estonia 1993|
|1994||Eva Maria Laan||Unplaced||Eesti Miss Estonia 1994|
|1995||Enel Eha||Unplaced||Eesti Miss Estonia 1995|
|1996||Helen Mahmastol||Unplaced||Eesti Miss Estonia 1996|
|1997||Kristiina Heinmets||Top 10||Eesti Miss Estonia 1997|
|1998||Mari Loorens||Unplaced||1st Runner-up|
|1999||Triin Rannat||Unplaced||Eesti Miss Estonia 1999|
|2000||Evelyn Mikomägi||Top 10||Eesti Miss Estonia 2000|
|2001||Inna Roos||Unplaced||Eesti Miss Estonia 2001|
|2002||Jana Tafenau||Unplaced||Eesti Miss Estonia 2002|
|2003||Katrin Susi||Unplaced||1st Runner-up|
|2004||Sirle Kalma||Unplaced||Eesti Miss Estonia 2004|
|2006||Kirke Klemmer||Unplaced||Eesti Miss Estonia 2006|
|2007||Viktoria Azovskaja||Unplaced||Eesti Miss Estonia 2007|
|2008||Julia Kovaljova||Unplaced||2nd Runner-up|
|2009||Diana Arno||Unplaced||Eesti Miss Estonia 2009|
|2011||Madli Vilsar||Unplaced||Eesti Miss Eatonia 2011|
|2012||Natalie Korneitsik||Unplaced||1st Runner-up|
|2013||Kristina Karjalainen||Unplaced||Eesti Miss Estonia 2013|
|2015||TBA||TBA||TBA||Eesti Miss Estonia 2015|
- In 1993, Kersti Tänavsuu (Miss Estonia 1993 First runner up) became the first Estonian representative in the Miss Universe pageant.
- Other times that the first runner up replaced the original winner in Miss Universe competition are Mari Loorens (1998), Katrin Susi (2003) and Julia Kovaljova (2008).
- In 2005, Jana Kuvaitseva didn't compete in Miss Universe 2005 for unknown reason but none of her runners up was sent to Thailand.
- The pageant produces 4 Miss Baltic Sea winners: Liis Tappo (1992), Eva Maria Laan (1995), Kadri Väljaots (1999) and Dagmar Makko (2001).