Karla Carrillo

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Karla Carrillo
Born Karla María Carrillo González
(1988-01-24) January 24, 1988 (age 30)
Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Title Nuestra Belleza México 2008
Beauty pageant titleholder
Hair color Light brown
Eye color Green / Hazel
Nuestra Belleza Jalisco 2008
Nuestra Belleza México 2008
Miss Universe 2009

Karla María Carrillo González (born January 24, 1988 in Guadalajara) is a Mexican beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Nuestra Belleza Jalisco on July, 2008 in Guadalajara, Jalisco and Nuestra Belleza México on September 20, 2008 in Monterrey, Nuevo León.[1]


Nuestra Belleza México 2008[edit]

Representing her native state of Jalisco, Karla Carrillo competed in the national Nuestra Belleza México 2008 pageant, where she obtained first place among thirty-two other contestants, thus making her the first Jaliscan to win the national title since Jacqueline Bracamontes in 2000. She was crowned by outgoing Nuestra Belleza Mexico titleholder Elisa Nájera of Guanajuato.

Miss Universe 2009[edit]

Carrillo represented her country in the international Miss Universe 2009 pageant, held in Nassau, Bahamas on August 23 of that year. Although considered a big favorite and a front runner, she failed to place in the Top 16, ending Mexico's five year streak of consecutive placements in Miss Universe, from 2004 through 2008.

Nuestra Belleza México 2009[edit]

On September 20, 2009, Carrillo was succeeded by fellow Jaliscan Ximena Navarrete as Miss Mexico Universe.

Miss Continente Americano 2010[edit]

On September 18, 2010, Carrillo represented Mexico in Miss Continente Americano 2010 and placed as 1st runner-up to Miss Peru.


Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Brazil Denise Ribeiro
Miss Continente Americano 1st Runner-Up
Succeeded by
Dominican Republic Dalia Fernández
Preceded by
Paulina Hernández
Miss Continente Americano Mexico
Succeeded by
Cecilia Montaño
Preceded by
Guanajuato Elisa Nájera
Nuestra Belleza México
Succeeded by
Jalisco Ximena Navarrete
Preceded by
Lupita González
Nuestra Belleza Jalisco
Succeeded by
Mayra Gonzalez