Minorka Mercado

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Minorka Mercado
Beauty pageant titleholder
Born Minorka Marisela Mercado Carrero
(1972-01-15) January 15, 1972 (age 43)
Caracas, Venezuela
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Measurements 90-60-90 (35.5-23.5-35.5)
Hair color Brown
Eye color Brown
Title(s) Miss Venezuela 1993
Miss Venezuela 1993
Miss Universe 1994
(2nd runner-up)
(Miss Photogenic)
(Best in Swimsuit)
(Best in Filipino Costume)

Minorka Marisela Mercado Carrero (born January 15, 1972 in Caracas, Venezuela) is Miss Venezuela 1993. She won the Photogenic, Best in Swimsuit awards and placed second runner-up to Miss Universe 1994.

Miss Venezuela[edit]

Minorka competed in 1993 as Miss Apure in her country's national beauty pageant, Miss Venezuela, capturing the crown and the right to represent her country in Miss Universe 1994.

Miss Universe[edit]

As the official representative of her country to the 1994 Miss Universe pageant held in Manila, Philippines on May 20, 1994, she won three special awards: Best in Swimsuit, Best in Filipino Costume and Miss Photogenic. In the end, she placed second runner-up to Miss Universe 1994.[1]


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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Venezuela Milka Chulina
Miss Universe 2nd Runner-Up
Succeeded by
Canada Lana Buchberger
Preceded by
Spain Eugenia Santana
Miss Universe - Photogenic Award
Succeeded by
Sweden Petra Hultgren
Preceded by
Australia Voni Delfos
Miss Universe - Best in Swimsuit
Succeeded by
United States Chelsi Smith
Preceded by
Aragua Milka Chulina
Miss Venezuela
Succeeded by
Zulia Denyse Floreano
Preceded by
Michelle Rivers
Miss Apure
Succeeded by
Ana María Amorer