Miss Universe 1973

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Miss Universe 1973
Miss Universe 1973 Map.PNG
Miss Universe 1973 participating nations and results
Date 21 July 1973
Presenters Bob Barker
Venue Odeon of Herodes Atticus, Athens, Greece
Broadcaster CBS (international)
ERT1 (official broadcaster)
Entrants 61
Placements 12
Debuts Cyprus
Withdrawals Bahamas, Ecuador, Iceland, Iraq, Peru, Zaire
Returns Lebanon, Nicaragua, Panama, Ceylon
Winner Margarita Moran
Congeniality Jeanette Robertson
Best National Costume María del Rocío Martín
Photogenic Margarita Moran
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Miss Universe 1973, the 22nd Miss Universe pageant, was held on 21 July 1973 at the Odeon of Herodes Atticus in Athens, Greece. Margarita Moran of the Philippines was crowned by Kerry Anne Wells of Australia at the end of the event, thus making her the second Filipino to win the title after Gloria Díaz.[1]

There were 61 delegates from around the world who competed for the 1973 title. This was the first Miss Universe event to be held in Europe, as well as in the Eastern Hemisphere.



Final results Contestant
Miss Universe 1973
1st runner-up
2nd runner-up
3rd runner-up
  •  Spain - María Martín
4th runner-up





  1. ^ "Miss Universe Title Won By Filipino Beauty Queen". Herald-Journal. July 22, 1973. Retrieved October 11, 2013.