Miss USA 1973

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Miss USA 1973
Date May 19, 1973
Presenters Bob Barker and Helen O'Connell
Entertainment The Lettermen
Venue Broadway Theatre, New York City, New York
Broadcaster CBS, WCBS-TV
Entrants 51
Placements 12
Winner Amanda Jones
Illinois Illinois
Congeniality South Carolina Kiki Kirkland
Photogenic Nebraska Janice Geiler
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Miss USA 1973, the 22nd Miss USA pageant, was televised live by CBS from Broadway Theatre, New York City, New York on May 19, 1973, Hosted by Bob Barker who 8 months earlier began hosting The Price Is Right on CBS.

The pageant was won by Amanda Jones of Illinois, who was crowned by outgoing titleholder Tanya Wilson of Hawaii. Jones was the third woman from Illinois to win the Miss USA title, and went on to place as 1st runner-up to Margarita Moran of the Philippines at Miss Universe 1973.


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The Miss USA 1973 delegates were:

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