Miss World 1957

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Miss World 1957
Date 14 October 1957
Presenters Eric Morley
Venue Lyceum Ballroom, London, United Kingdom
Entrants 23
Debuts Canada, Luxembourg
Withdrawals Egypt, New Zealand, Switzerland, Turkey
Returns Australia
Winner Marita Lindahl
← 1956
1958 →

Miss World 1957, the seventh edition of the Miss World pageant, was held on 14 October 1957 at the Lyceum Ballroom in London, UK. 23 contestants competed for the Miss World. The winner was Marita Lindahl,[1] represented Finland. She was crowned by Miss World 1956, Petra Schürmann of Germany.


Final results Contestant
Miss World 1957
1st runner-up
2nd runner-up
3rd runner-up
4th runner-up
  •  Japan - Muneko Yorifuji
5th runner-up
  •  France - Claude Inès Navarro
6th runner-up




  • Canada and Luxembourg competed in Miss World for the first time.

Returning countries[edit]

  • Australia last competed in 1955.



  1. ^ a b "The Indian Review". Volume 58. G.A. Natesan & Company. 1957. Retrieved 18 May 2016. 

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