Miss Armenia

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Miss Armenia
Միսս Հայաստան
Formation1996
TypeBeauty pageant
HeadquartersYerevan
Location
Membership
Official language
Armenian
President
Gohar Harutunyan (Miss Armenian)
Websitewww.missarmenia.org

Miss Armenia (Armenian: Միսս Հայաստան; Miss Hayastan) is the national Beauty pageant in Armenia.

History[edit]

Miss Armenia debuted set to be the first Armenian to participate at the Miss International in 2007 and also debuted in 2015 by Miss Earth.

Miss Armenia also debuted in 2017 with Miss World. Through the Miss Armenia pageant, the winner represented her country at Miss World.

It has been several years the competition “Miss Armenia” isn’t being held in Armenia. “Miss Armenia” competition was first held in 1996, with certain intervals, up to 2012. Here are the winners of the “Miss Armenia” beauty competition.

After 6 years of hiatus, the Miss Armenian 2017 contest returned under the support of Armenian ministry of culture. The contest took take place in Armenian National Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet in Yerevan.

On May 11, 2019 the original of Miss Hayastan (old, Miss Armenia) returned to hold national beauty pageant. There are two Miss Armenia contests such as Miss Hayastan (Miss Armenia) and Miss Armenian (for Miss Universe and Miss World Armenia).

Titleholders[edit]

Color key
  •      Declared as Winner
  •      Ended as runner-up
  •      Ended as one of the finalists or semifinalists

1996-2017[edit]

Year Miss Armenia Armenian Name Region Notes International
1996 Karine Khachatrian Կարինե Խաչատրյան Yerevan Armenian sport master in artistic gymnastics Miss Europe 1996 (13th)
1997 Angelina Babajanyan Անգելինա Բաբաջանյան Miss Caucasus
1998 Gohar Harutunyan Գոհար Հարությունյան CEO of Miss Armenian org. — Franchise holder to Miss Universe and Miss World in Armenia Mrs. Globe 2009, Miss Commonwealth of CIS 1998
2000 Kristina Babayan Քրիստինա Բաբայան Doctor-cosmetologist
2001 Irina Tovmasyan Իրինա Թովմասյան
2003 Lusine Tovmasyan Լուսինե Թովմասյան Vitsemiss Europe 2005 Miss Europe 2005 (1st Runner-up)
2006 Marina Vardanyan Մարինա Վարդանյան Miss Europe 2006 (Top 12)
2007 Margarita Sarukhanyan Մարգարիտա Սարուխանյանը
2008 Anna Galstyan Աննա Գալստյան
2010 Lilit Karapetyan Լիլիթ Կարապետյան Miss Supranational Armenia 2010
2012 Anna Arakelyan Աննա Առաքելյան An Economist
2017 Lili Sargsyan Լիլի Սարգսյան Miss World Armenia 2017
2019 Haykuhi Matevosyan Հայկուհի Մաթևոսյան

2018-Present[edit]

Began 2018 the Miss Armenian separated the franchise of Miss Universe and Miss World national contest in two selections. First, the Miss Universe Armenia will crown the winner earlier than Miss World Armenia in different date before coming to International pageants. The Miss World Armenia will be crowned the new title holder in the last ending of Miss Armenia section. Armenia debuts at Miss Universe in 2018 while in 2017 Armenia started to join at the Miss World in China.

Year Miss Universe Armenia Armenian Name Notes Miss World Armenia Armenian Name Notes
2018 Eliza Muradyan Էլիզա Մուրադյան Business Woman, Owner & CEO of Elysee™ Arena Zeynalyan Արենա Զեյնալյան

Big Four pageants representatives[edit]

The following women have represented Armenia in the Big Four international beauty pageants, the four major international beauty pageants for women.[1][2] These are Miss World, Miss Universe, Miss International and Miss Earth.[3][4][5]

Miss Universe Armenia - Միսս Տիեզերք Արմենիա[edit]

  •      : Declared as Winner
  •      : Ended as runner-up or top 5/6 qualification
  •      : Ended as one of the finalists or semifinalists
  •      : Ended as special awards winner
Year Region Miss Armenian Armenian Name Placement at Miss Universe Special Awards
2019 TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD
2018 Yerevan Eliza Muradyan Էլիզա Մուրադյան Unplaced

Miss World Armenia[edit]

  •      : Declared as Winner
  •      : Ended as runner-up or top 5/6 qualification
  •      : Ended as one of the finalists or semifinalists
  •      : Ended as special awards winner
Year Region Miss World Armenian Armenian Name Placement at Miss World Special Awards
2019 TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD
2018 Yerevan Arena Zeynalyan Արենա Զեյնալյան Unplaced
2017 Yerevan Lili Sargsyan[6] Լիլի Սարգսյան Unplaced

Miss International Armenia[edit]

  •      : Declared as Winner
  •      : Ended as runner-up or top 5/6 qualification
  •      : Ended as one of the finalists or semifinalists
  •      : Ended as special awards winner
Year Region Miss International Armenian Armenian Name Placement at Miss International Special Awards
2019 TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD
Did not compete between 2015—2018
2014 Yerevan Shushanik Yeritsyan Unplaced
Did not compete between 2008—2013
2007 Yerevan Rita Tsatryan Արենա Զեյնալյան Unplaced

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jun, Kwanwoo (2003-12-03). "Lost in Storm's Debris: A Beauty Pageant". The Wall Street Journal. Retrieved 2015-11-09.
  2. ^ Kenya, News (2011-07-15). "Beauty with scandals". Standard Digital News. Retrieved 2015-11-09.
  3. ^ Vietnam, News (2008-10-08). "Những scandal của Miss World". Vietnam Express. Archived from the original on 2015-11-17. Retrieved 2015-11-09.
  4. ^ Ibrahim, Lynda (2013-09-13). "The misses and missuses of the world". The Jakarta Post. Retrieved 2015-11-09.
  5. ^ Lowe, Aya (2016-01-25). "Philippines' Miss Universe returns home, ignites dreams". Channel NewsAsia. Retrieved 2016-01-25.
  6. ^ "Lili Sargsyan is Miss World Armenia 2017". Indian and World Pageant. 25 September 2017.

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