Miss World 1997

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Miss World 1997
MW1997 Logo.png
Miss World 1997 Titlecard
Date22 November 1997
PresentersRichard Steinmetz, Khanyi Dhlomo-Mkhize
VenuePlantation Club, Seychelles
BroadcasterE!, SBC
Entrants86
Placements10
DebutsCape Verde, Nepal
WithdrawalsBonaire, Curaçao, Guam, Kenya, Macedonia, Nigeria, Romania, Tahiti
ReturnsBahamas, Cayman Islands, Egypt, Honduras, Malta, Namibia
WinnerDiana Hayden
 India
PersonalityTanya Suesuntisook
 Thailand
Best National CostumeLauralee Martinovich
 New Zealand
PhotogenicDiana Hayden
 India
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Miss World 1997, the 47th edition of the Miss World pageant, was held on 22 November 1997 in Baie Lazare, Seychelles.[1] 86 delegates competed for the coveted crown. At the end of the event, India's Diana Hayden came out victorious. Hayden went on to win the Miss World 1997 pageant at the age of 24 crowned by Miss World 1996, Irene Skliva.

Miss World 1997 titleholder - Diana Hayden

Results[edit]

Countries and territories which sent delegates and results for Miss World 1997[1]

Placements[edit]

Final results Contestant
Miss World 1997
1st runner-up
2nd runner-up
Top 5
Semi-finalists

Continental Queens of Beauty[edit]

Continental Group Contestant
Africa
Americas
Asia & Oceania
Caribbean
Europe

Contestants[edit]

Notes[edit]

Debuts[edit]

Returns[edit]

Withdrawals[edit]

  •  Curaçao - Miss Curacao World 1997, Jeameane Colastica did not compete due lack of time and preparation. She went next year inserted.[2]
  •  Guam – No contest.
  •  Iceland – Harpa Lind Hardardottir[3]
  •  Nigeria – Adanma Evoh - Due to sponsorship problems and scheduling conflict.
  •  Kazakhstan - Jamila Bisembieva - Due to sponsorship problems.

Replacements[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "New Straits Times". New Straits Times. Retrieved 26 January 2016.
  2. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/19991018212148/http://www.geocities.com/TelevisionCity/1625/newsticker4.html
  3. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/19991018212148/http://www.geocities.com/TelevisionCity/1625/newsticker4.html

External links[edit]