Miss Universe 1980

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Miss Universe 1980
Shawn Weatherly, Ronald Reagan and Kim Seelbrede in 1981.jpg
Shawn Weatherly, Ronald Reagan and Kim Seelbrede in Oval Office in 1981
Date 8 July 1980
Presenters Bob Barker, Helen O'Connell, Jayne Kennedy
Entertainment Donny Osmond
Venue Sejong Cultural Center, Seoul, South Korea
Broadcaster CBS
Entrants 69
Placements 12
Debuts Cayman Islands, Turks & Caicos
Withdrawals Antigua, Barbados, Bophuthatswana, El Salvador, Fiji, Mauritius, Portugal, South Africa, St. Kitts, St. Vincent, Surinam, Transkei
Returns Curaçao, Guadeloupe, Indonesia, St. Maarten
Winner Shawn Weatherly
 USA
Congeniality Dealia Devon Walter
 Cayman Islands
Best National Costume Sangeeta Motilal Bijlani
 India
Photogenic Diana Delyse Nottle
 New Zealand
← 1979
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Miss Universe 1980, the 29th Miss Universe pageant, was held on 8 July 1980 at the Sejong Cultural Center in Seoul, Korea. Shawn Weatherly of the US crowned by Maritza Sayalero of Venezuela. Sixty-nine contestants competed in this year.

Results[edit]

Sejong Center in Seoul

Placements[edit]

Final results Contestant
Miss Universe 1980
1st runner-up
2nd runner-up
3rd runner-up
4th runner-up
  •  Sweden - Eva Birgitta Andersson
Semi-finalists

Contestants[edit]

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