Natalia Navarro

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Natalia Navarro
Beauty pageant titleholder
Born Natalia Navarro Galvis[1]
(1987-08-12) August 12, 1987 (age 26)[1]
Barranquilla, Atlántico, Colombia[2]
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)[1]
Hair color Brown
Eye color Brown
Title(s) Señorita Colombia 2009
Major
competition(s)
Señorita Colombia 2009
(Winner)
(Miss Photogenic)
(Best Face)
(Best Figure)
Miss Universe 2010
(Top 15)

Natalia Navarro Galvis (born August 12, 1987 in Barranquilla) is a Colombian beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Señorita Colombia 2009 and placed in the Top 15 at Miss Universe 2010.

Early life[edit]

Born in Barranquilla to parents Fuad Navarro and María Cecilia Galvis,[1] Navarro is pursuing a bachelor's degree in finance at Florida International University in Miami and speaks English, Spanish and some French.[2]

Señorita Colombia 2009[edit]

Navarro, who stands 1.79 m (5 ft 10 12 in) tall, competed as the representative of Bolívar, one of 24 finalists in her country's national beauty pageant, Señorita Colombia 2009, broadcast live from Cartagena de Indias on November 16, 2009, where she obtained the Best Figure,[3] Best Face[4] and Miss Photogenic awards.[5]

During the competition, Navarro placed first in swimsuit and evening gown, which allowed her to advance as one of the Top 5 finalists, eventually winning the national crown and the right to represent Colombia in Miss Universe 2010.[6]

Miss Universe 2010[edit]

As the official representative of her country to the 2010 Miss Universe pageant broadcast live from Las Vegas, Nevada on August 23, 2010, Navarro became one of the Top 15 semifinalists and the only South American contestant in the final, placing 12th overall.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Natalia Navarro Galvis: Busca la corona con los pies en la tierra". El Universal. June 26, 2009. Retrieved 8 March 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Las mejores fotos de Natalia Navarro". La Voz Libre. November 17, 2009. Retrieved 8 March 2011. 
  3. ^ "Bolívar Ganó El Premio Al Cuerpo Más Sano". El Tiempo. November 9, 2009. Retrieved 8 March 2011. 
  4. ^ "Bolívar is sweeping the awards in Cartagena". Caracol TV. November 11, 2009. Retrieved 8 March 2011. 
  5. ^ "More awards for Bolívar". Revista Cromos. November 16, 2009. Retrieved 8 March 2011. 
  6. ^ "Natalia Navarro Galvis, Señorita Colombia". El Espectador. November 16, 2009. Retrieved 8 March 2011. 
  7. ^ "Miss Mexico, Ximena Navarrete crowned Miss Universe® 2010 during Live NBC Telecast". Miss Universe Organization. August 31, 2010. Retrieved 8 March 2011. 

External links[edit]

Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Michelle Rouillard
Señorita Colombia
2009
Succeeded by
Catalina Robayo