Miss USA 1983

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Miss USA 1983
Julie Hayek Miss USA 1983.png
Julie Hayek after being crowned as Miss USA
Date May 21, 1983
Presenters Bob Barker and Joan Van Ark
Entertainment Larry Gatlin and The Gatlin Brothers
Venue Knoxville Civic Auditorium and Coliseum, Knoxville, Tennessee
Broadcaster CBS
Winner Julie Hayek
California California
Congeniality Dana Ruth Mintzer
Photogenic Lisa Allred
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Miss USA 1983, the 32nd Miss USA pageant, was televised live from the Knoxville Civic Center in Knoxville, Tennessee, on May 21, 1983. At the conclusion of the final competition, Julie Hayek of California was crowned Miss USA 1983 by outgoing titleholder Terri Utley of Arkansas. Hayek was the first runner up at Miss Universe 1983.

The pageant was hosted by Bob Barker, with colour commentary from Joan Van Ark. It was held in Tennessee for the only time, while Miss Teen USA 1984 did the same thing in Memphis on the other side of the state.



Final results Contestant
Miss USA 1983
1st runner-up
2nd runner-up
3rd runner-up
4th runner-up
Top 12

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The Miss USA 1983 delegates were:

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