List of Miss Universe titleholders

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The following is a list of women who have won the Miss Universe title.

Year and Host Country Country/Territory Winner Age[A] Height Hometown Image Pageant Date[1] Entrants[1]
United States 1952 USA  Finland Armi Kuusela[2] 18 5'5" Muhos Armi Kuusela-1.jpg June 28, 1952 30
United States 1953 USA  France Christiane Martel[3] 21 5'6" Créteil Christiane-martel-anos-1950.jpg July 17, 1953 26
United States 1954 USA  USA Miriam Stevenson[4] 21 5'6" Winnsboro July 24, 1954 33
United States 1955 USA  Sweden Hillevi Rombin[B][5][6] 21 5'7" Alfta Hillevi Rombin 1955.jpg July 22, 1955 33
United States 1956 USA  USA Carol Morris[7] 20 5'7" Ottumwa July 20, 1956 30
United States 1957 USA  Peru Gladys Zender[8] 18 5'7" Lima July 19, 1957 32
United States 1958 USA  Colombia Luz Marina Zuluaga[9] 19 5'4" Pereira July 25, 1958 36
United States 1959 USA  Japan Akiko Kojima[10] 22 5'6" Tokyo July 24, 1959 34
United States 1960 USA  USA Linda Bement[11] 18 5'6" Salt Lake City July 9, 1960 43
United States 1961 USA  Germany Marlene Schmidt[12] 24 5'8" Stuttgart July 15, 1961 48
United States 1962 USA  Argentina Norma Beatriz Nolan[13] 24 5'5" Buenos Aires July 14, 1962 52
United States 1963 USA  Brazil Ieda Maria Vargas[14] 18 5'6" Porto Alegre July 20, 1963 50
United States 1964 USA  Greece Corinna Tsopei[15] 20 5'8" Athens August 1, 1964 60
United States 1965 USA  Thailand Apasra Hongsakula[16] 18 5'4" Bangkok July 24, 1965 57
United States 1966 USA  Sweden Margareta Arvidsson[17] 18 5'8" Gothenburg July 16, 1966 58
United States 1967 USA  USA Sylvia Hitchcock[B][18] 20 5'7" Miami July 15, 1967 56
United States 1968 USA  Brazil Martha Vasconcellos[19] 20 5'8" Salvador July 13, 1968 65
United States 1969 USA  Philippines Gloria Diaz[20] 18 5'5" Aringay July 19, 1969 61
United States 1970 USA  Puerto Rico Marisol Malaret[21] 20 5'8" San Juan July 11, 1970 64
United States 1971 USA  Lebanon Georgina Rizk[22] 18 5'7" Beirut July 24, 1971 60
Puerto Rico 1972 Puerto Rico  Australia Kerry Anne Wells[23] 20 5'11" Perth July 29, 1972 61
Greece 1973 Greece  Philippines Margarita Moran[24] 19 5'6" Manila July 21, 1973 61
Philippines 1974 The Philippines  Spain Amparo Muñoz[B][25] 20 5'8" Malaga July 19, 1974 65
El Salvador 1975 El Salvador  Finland Anne Marie Pohtamo[26] 19 5'8" Helsinki July 19, 1975 71
Hong Kong 1976 Hong Kong  Israel Rina Messinger[27] 20 5'7½" Kiryat Tiv'on צילום רינה מור.JPG July 10, 1976 72
Dominican Republic 1977 Dominican Republic  Trinidad & Tobago Janelle Commissiong[28] 24 5'5" Port of Spain July 16, 1977 80
Mexico 1978 Mexico  South Africa Margaret Gardiner[29] 18 5'10" Cape Town July 24, 1978 75
Australia 1979 Australia  Venezuela Maritza Sayalero[30] 18 5'8" Caracas July 19, 1979 75
South Korea 1980 South Korea  USA Shawn Weatherly[31] 20 5'8" Sumter July 7, 1980 69
United States 1981 USA  Venezuela Irene Sáez[32] 19 5'10" Caracas July 20, 1981 76
Peru 1982 Peru  Canada Karen Baldwin[33] 18 5'10" London July 26, 1982 77
United States 1983 USA  New Zealand Lorraine Downes[34] 19 5'8½" Auckland July 11, 1983 80
United States 1984 USA  Sweden Yvonne Ryding[35] 21 5'7" Eskilstuna Yvonne Ryding-2.jpg July 9, 1984 81
United States 1985 USA  Puerto Rico Deborah Carthy Deu[36] 19 5'8" San Juan July 15, 1985 79
Panama 1986 Panama  Venezuela Bárbara Palacios Teyde[37] 22 5'8" Caracas July 21, 1986 77
Singapore 1987 Singapore  Chile Cecilia Bolocco[38] 22 5'8" Santiago Cecilia Bolocco cropped image.jpg May 26, 1987 68
Taiwan 1988 Taiwan  Thailand Porntip Nakhirunkanok[39] 20 5'8" Bangkok May 23, 1988 66
Mexico 1989 Mexico  Netherlands Angela Visser[40] 22 5'9" Rotterdam Angela Visser 1989b.jpg May 23, 1989 76
United States 1990 USA  Norway Mona Grudt[41] 19 5'6" Hell April 15, 1990 71
United States 1991  Mexico Lupita Jones[42] 23 5'8½" Mexicali May 17, 1991 73
Thailand 1992 Thailand  Namibia Michelle McLean[43] 19 6'0" Windhoek May 8, 1992 78
Mexico 1993 Mexico  Puerto Rico Dayanara Torres[44] 18 5'8" Toa Alta May 21, 1993 79
Philippines 1994 The Philippines  India Sushmita Sen[45] 18 5'9" New Delhi May 20, 1994 77
Namibia 1995 Namibia  USA Chelsi Smith[46] 21 5'8" Deer Park May 12, 1995 82
United States 1996  Venezuela Alicia Machado[47] 19 5'9" Maracay May 17, 1996 79
United States 1997 USA  USA Brook Lee[48] 26 5'7" Pearl City May 16, 1997 74
United States 1998 USA  Trinidad & Tobago Wendy Fitzwilliam[49] 25 6'0" Diego Martin May 12, 1998 81
Trinidad and Tobago 1999 Trinidad and Tobago  Botswana Mpule Kwelagobe[50] 19 5'10" Gaborone May 26, 1999 84
Cyprus 2000 Cyprus  India Lara Dutta[51] 22 5'8" Mumbai Lara Dutta.jpg May 12, 2000 79
Puerto Rico 2001 Puerto Rico  Puerto Rico Denise Quiñones[52] 20 5'10" Lares Denise Quinones.png May 11, 2001 77
Puerto Rico 2002 Puerto Rico  Russia Oxana Fedorova[C][53] 25 5'10" Pskov Oxana Fedorova1.jpg May 29, 2002 75
 Panama Justine Pasek[D][54] 22 5'7" Panama City Justinecentenariopan-2.jpg September 24, 2002
Panama 2003 Panama  Dominican Republic Amelia Vega[55] 18 6'1" Santiago de los Caballeros Amelia Vega.jpg June 3, 2003 71
Ecuador 2004 Ecuador  Australia Jennifer Hawkins[56] 20 5'11" Newcastle JenniferHawkinsAug2011.jpg June 1, 2004 80
Thailand 2005 Thailand  Canada Natalie Glebova[57] 23 5'11" Toronto NatalieGlebova Tiara.jpg May 31, 2005 81
United States 2006 USA  Puerto Rico Zuleyka Rivera[58] 18 5'9" Salinas ZuleykaRivera2.jpg July 23, 2006 86
Mexico 2007 Mexico  Japan Riyo Mori[59] 20 5'9" Shizuoka Riyo Mori at Miss Universe 2007 by David Light Orchard.jpg May 28, 2007 77
Vietnam 2008 Vietnam  Venezuela Dayana Mendoza[60] 22 5'10" Caracas Miss Universe 2008, Dayana Mendoza2.jpg July 14, 2008 80
The Bahamas 2009 Bahamas  Venezuela Stefanía Fernández[61] 18 5'10" Mérida STEFANIA2.JPG August 23, 2009 83
United States 2010 USA  Mexico Ximena Navarrete 22 5'9" Guadalajara Ximena Navarrete - Miss Universe 2010.jpg August 23, 2010 83
Brazil 2011 Brazil  Angola Leila Lopes 25 5'10" Benguela Leila Lopes 2012 Shankbone.jpg September 12, 2011 89
United States 2012 USA  USA Olivia Culpo 20 5'7" Cranston Olivia Culpo 2012.jpg December 19, 2012 89
Russia 2013 Russia  Venezuela Gabriela Isler 25 5'10" Valencia María Gabriela Isler cropped.jpg November 9, 2013 86
United States 2014 USA  Colombia Paulina Vega 22 5'9" Barranquilla Paulina Vega D.jpg January 25, 2015 88
2015 TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA

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

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "Perfect Scandinavian Beauty Selected as 'Miss Universe'". The Owosso Argus-Press. 1952-06-30. 
  3. ^ "French Pastry - New Miss Universe is a Cute Parisian Dish". Spokane Daily Chronicle. 1952-07-18. 
  4. ^ "South Carolina's Miriam Stevenson Wins "Miss Universe"; Miss Brazil Second". Spokane Daily Chronicle. 1954-07-24. 
  5. ^ "Sweden's Beauteous Blonde Wins Miss Universe Title". The Miami News. 1955-07-23. 
  6. ^ Cardenas, Jose (June 20, 1996). "Plane Crash Kills McCarthy Aide; Aviation: G. David Schine, his wife and son die as single-engine craft goes down near freeway soon after takeoff from Burbank Airport.". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2008-03-15. 
  7. ^ "Iowa Preacher's Daughter Crowned Miss Universe". St. Petersburg Times. 1956-07-22. 
  8. ^ "Peruvian Beauty New Miss Universe". Lodi News-Sentinel. 1957-07-20. 
  9. ^ "New Miss Universe Is Looking for Husband, Not Movie Glamour". Lakeland Ledger. 1958-07-27. 
  10. ^ "Japanese Beauty Wins Miss Universe Title". Park City Daily News. 1959-07-26. 
  11. ^ "Miss Universe packing home plenty of loot". Ellensburg Daily Record. 1960-07-08. 
  12. ^ "Willowy Silver-Blonde German Reigns As New Miss Universe". The Sumter Daily Item. 1961-07-17. 
  13. ^ "Still Can't Believe It, Says Miss Universe". St. Petersburg Times. 1962-08-01. 
  14. ^ "Language Barriers Prove Problem for Miss Universe". Ocala Star-Banner. 1963-07-22. 
  15. ^ "Greeks Have Last Word For It - Miss Universe". The Miami News. 1964-08-02. 
  16. ^ "Thailand's Beauty Called "Fatty" also Miss Universe". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. 1965-07-26. 
  17. ^ "Swedish Girl Wins Miss Universe". THe Modesto Bee. 1966-07-11. 
  18. ^ "Miss Universe A Real Pro As She Prepares for Year". Sarasota Journal. 1967-07-13. 
  19. ^ "Brazil Beauty Becomes Miss Universe". Rome News-Tribune. 1968-07-15. 
  20. ^ "Miss Philippines Wins Title of Miss Universe". The New York Times. July 20, 1969. 
  21. ^ "Miss Universe Title Won by Puerto Rican Beauty". The Bulletin. 1970-07-14. 
  22. ^ "New Miss Universe Knew She'd Won - She Peeked". Daytona Beach Morning Journal. 1971-07-26. 
  23. ^ "Former TV Weather Girl Becomes Miss Universe". Herald-Journal. 1972-07-31. 
  24. ^ "Miss Universe Title Won By Filipino Beauty Queen". Herald-Journal. 1973-07-22. Retrieved 2013-10-11. 
  25. ^ "Miss Spain Top Beauty in Universe". Bangor Daily News. 1974-07-22. 
  26. ^ "Miss Finland wins contest". The Spokesman-Review. 1975-07-20. 
  27. ^ "Miss Israel named as Miss Universe". Herald-Journal. 1976-07-12. 
  28. ^ "First Black named Miss Universe". The Bryan Times. 1977-07-18. 
  29. ^ "Miss South Africa is named the new Miss Universe". The Bryan Times. 1978-07-25. 
  30. ^ "Miss Universe Hopefuls Hurt". Spokane Daily Chronicle. 1979-07-20. 
  31. ^ "Name Miss USA as Miss Universe". The Bryan Times. 1980-07-09. 
  32. ^ "Miss Universe Chosen". The Milwaukee Journal. 1981-07-21. 
  33. ^ "Title 'dream come true' for new Miss Universe". Times Daily. 1982-07-27. 
  34. ^ "Miss New Zealand wins Miss Universe Crown". The Montreal Gazette. 1983-07-12. 
  35. ^ "Swedish Nurse is crowned Miss Universe". The Montreal Gazette. 1984-07-10. 
  36. ^ "New Miss Universe says hard work, fait did it". Ludington Daily News. 1985-07-16. 
  37. ^ "New Miss Universe chosen". Ocala Star-Banner. 1986-07-22. 
  38. ^ "Designer wins Miss Universe crown". The Lewiston Journal. 1987-05-27. 
  39. ^ "Thai woman wins Miss Universe". The Prescott Courier. 1988-05-27. 
  40. ^ "Miss Holland wins Miss Universe title". The Bryan Times. 1989-05-24. 
  41. ^ "Miss Norway is Miss Universe". Lawrence Journal-World. 1990-04-16. 
  42. ^ "Attorney is Mexico's 1st Miss Universe". Kentucky New Era. 1991-05-18. 
  43. ^ "'I'm Just the Lucky One' New Miss Universe says". Eugene Register-Guard. 1992-05-10. 
  44. ^ "Puerto Rico crowned Miss Universe". Kentucky New Era. 1993-05-22. 
  45. ^ "Indian model Sushmita Sen wins Miss Universe title". New Straits Times. 1994-05-22. 
  46. ^ "Texan Crowned New Miss Universe". Gainesville Sun. 1995-05-14. 
  47. ^ "Venezuela dubbed Miss Universe". Lodi News-Sentinel. 1996-05-18. 
  48. ^ "U.S. Beauty Crowned Miss Universe". Herald-Journal. 1997-05-17. 
  49. ^ Dipietro, Ben (1998-05-13). "Beauty Queen Crowned". Kentucky New Era. 
  50. ^ "Miss Botswana takes the crown". BBC. 1999-05-27. 
  51. ^ "Lara Dutta is Miss Universe". The Tribune. 2000-05-13. 
  52. ^ James, Ian (2001-05-11). "Puerto Rican beauty wins Miss Universe crown". Kentucky New Era. 
  53. ^ Anna Malpas, Agence France-Presse (2013-11-06). "Glitz and politics as Russia hosts Miss Universe for first time". RAPPLER. 
  54. ^ "New Miss Universe named after spat". CNN. 2002-09-25. 
  55. ^ Chavarria, Teresita (2003-06-04). "Miss Dominican Rep. wins Miss Universe". CNN. 
  56. ^ Gadd, Michael (2004-06-03). "Miss Universe win puts Jennifer over the moon". Sydney Morning Herald. 
  57. ^ "Canadian Natalie Glebova Wins Miss Universe". Fox News. 2005-05-31. 
  58. ^ "Miss Puerto Rico wins Miss Universe contest". The Tuscaloosa News. 2006-07-23. 
  59. ^ "New Miss Universe Riyo Mori Says She Has 'Samurai Soul'". Fox News. 2007-06-11. 
  60. ^ "Miss Universe 2008 from Venezuela". The Hindu. 2008-07-15. 
  61. ^ "Miss Venezuela Stefania Fernandez is Miss Universe 2009". Economic Times. 2009-08-24. 

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