Miss Universe 1972

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Miss Universe 1972
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Miss Universe 1972 participating nations and results
Date 29 July 1972
Presenters Bob Barker
Venue Cerromar Beach Hotel, Dorado, Puerto Rico
Broadcaster CBS
Entrants 61
Placements 12
Debuts Iraq, Zaire
Withdrawals Lebanon, Nicaragua, Panama, Trinidad & Tobago, Tunisia
Returns Chile, Denmark, El Salvador, Hong Kong, Paraguay
Winner Kerry Anne Wells
 Australia
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Miss Universe 1972, the 21st Miss Universe pageant, was held on 29 July 1972 at the Cerromar Beach Hotel in Dorado, Puerto Rico. Kerry Anne Wells earned Australia's first Miss Universe crown. Georgina Rizk of Lebanon, was not allowed to crown her successor due to government restrictions because of fears of a terrorist attack. Lebanon did not compete in 1972 and Georgina could not be there to crown Miss Universe 1972. Wells was crowned by Miss Universe 1970, Marisol Malaret of Puerto Rico and Miss Universe 1971 1st Runner-Up Toni Rayward.

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Final results Contestant
Miss Universe 1972
1st runner-up
2nd runner-up
3rd runner-up
4th runner-up
Semi-finalists

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