Miss International 2005

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Miss International 2005
Date September 26 2005
Presenters Masumi Okada
Venue Koseinenkin Hall, Tokyo, Japan
Broadcaster TV Tokyo
Entrants 52
Placements 12
Debuts Kazakhstan, Tanzania
Withdraws Angola, Chile, Costa Rica, Egypt, Hawaii, Hungary, Iceland, Latvia, Lebanon, Mexico, Northern Mariana Islands, Romania, Russia, Senegal, Tunisia, Zambia
Returns Taiwan, Macau, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Sweden
Winner Lara Quigaman
Congeniality Queenie Chu
 Hong Kong
Best National Costume Lara Quigaman
Photogenic Yang Li

Miss International 2005, the 45th Miss International pageant, was held on September 26 2005 at the Koseinenkin Hall in Tokyo, Japan. 52 contestants from all over the world competed for the crown. Jeymmy Vargas of Colombia crowned her successor Lara Quigaman of the Philippines as the new Miss International.[1] She became the fourth Filipino to win the pageant.


Countries and territories which sent delegates and results


Final results Contestant
Miss International 2005
1st runner-up
2nd runner-up

Special awards[edit]

Award Contestant
Best National Costume
Miss Friendship
Miss Photogenic




  • Kazakhstan, Macau, and Tanzania competed at Miss International for the first time.


  • Paraguay last competed in 1998.
  • Honduras, Nepal, and Taiwan last competed in 2000.
  • Nicaragua and Sweden last competed in 2002.
  • New Zealand last competed in 2003.




  1. ^ Ricky Lo (September 27, 2005). "RP bet is Miss International 2005". philstar.com. The Philippine Star. Retrieved October 9, 2013. 

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