Mutya ng Pilipinas

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Mutya ng Pilipinas
'Pearl of the Philippines' or
'Muse of the Philippines'
Formation1968; 50 years ago (1968)
TypeBeauty pageant
HeadquartersQuezon City
Location
Membership
  • Miss Asia Pacific International
    *Miss Tourism International
    *Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International
    *Miss Global Beauty Queen
    Miss Tourism Metropolitan International
Official language
Filipino and English
President
Hemilyn Escudero-Tamayo
Parent organization
Mutya ng Pilipinas, Inc.
WebsiteOfficial website

Mutya ng Pilipinas or MNP (literally in English it means Pearl of the Philippines or Muse of the Philippines) is an annual national beauty pageant in the Philippines.[1][2][3]

History[edit]

The Mutya ng Pilipinas beauty pageant has produced

  • Five Miss Asia Pacific titles: Maria del Carmen Ines Zaragoza in 1982, Gloria Dimayacyac in 1983, Lorna Legaspi in 1989, Michelle Aldana in 1993, and Sharifa Akeel in 2018.
  • Four Miss Tourism International titles: Maria Esperanza Corazon Manzano in 2000-2001, Rizzini Alexis Gomez in 2012-2013, Angeli Dione Gomez in 2013-2014, and Jannie Loudette Alipo-on in 2017-2018
  • Three Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International titles: Sherylle Lynne Santarin in 1996, Racquel Uy in 1999, and Leren Mae Bautista in 2015.
  • One Miss Tourism Cosmopolitan International: Barbara Salvador in 2010.
  • One Miss Tourism Metropolitan International: Glennifer Perido in 2014.
  • One Beauty of the World title: April Love Jordan in 2009.

Number of Wins under Mutya ng Pilipinas

Current franchises
Pageant Title Winning year(s)
Miss Asia Pacific International 5 1982, 1983, 1989, 1993, 2018
Miss Tourism International 4 2000, 2012, 2013, 2017
Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International 3 1996, 1999, 2015
Miss Global Beauty Queen 0 None
Miss Tourism Metropolitan International 1 2014
Top Model of the World 0 None
Miss Tourism Cosmopolitan International 1 2010
Former franchises
Pageant Title Winning year(s)
Beauty of the World 1 2009
Miss Charm International 0 None
Miss Intercontinental 0 None
Miss Globe International 0 None
Miss Tourism Universe 0 None
Miss Wonderland International 0 None
Miss World 0 None

From 1977-1991 Mutya ng Pilipinas Asia and Mutya ng Pilipinas World competed in 2 international beauty pageants such as Miss Asia Pacific International and Miss World.[4] The runners-up compete in Miss Wonderland International, Miss Tourism International, Miss Intercontinental, Queen of Clubs International, Queen of the Year and Miss Expo International.

One of the titles of Mutya ng Pilipinas, which was first named Mutya ng Pilipinas Asia has undergone name changes starting from 1965 until 1983 for the Miss Asia Quest. Then it was renamed Mutya ng Pilipinas Asia Pacific for Miss Asia Pacific Quest from 1984 until 2004. In 2005, the title was renamed once again to Mutya ng Pilipinas Asia Pacific International for Miss Asia Pacific International Quest. Then in 2006, the Miss Asia Pacific International pageant was completely & officially scrapped with the national titlist nowhere to compete internationally and was retained for 3 years. The winner in 2006 was sent to Miss Intercontinental and in 2007 to Miss Tourism Metropolitan International.

The Mutya organizers finally changed the title to Mutya ng Pilipinas International in 2008 as the top winner and the second winner as Mutya ng Pilipinas Tourism. In 2010, the top prize received the title of Mutya ng Pilipinas Tourism International and the co-winners with the titles of Mutya ng Pilipinas Intercontinental & Asia Pacific International.

In 2014, Miss Intercontinental Philippines delegates are no longer selected by Mutya ng Pilipinas Organization.

As of 2018, the primary winners of the pageant namely Mutya ng Pilipinas Asia Pacific International, Mutya ng Pilipinas Tourism International, Mutya ng Pilipinas Tourism Queen of the Year International, and Mutya ng Pilipinas Global Beauty Queen.

Title holders[edit]

Color keys

1968 - 1976[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Asia Runners-up
First (Mutya ng Luzon) Second (Mutya ng Visayas) Third (Mutya ng Mindanao) Fourth (Miss Manila)
1968 Jane Mozo de Joya Fortune Farro Aleta Pilar Agcaoili Mary Grace Iñigo Marilou Villanueva
1969 Maria Lourdes Hart Muñoz Marissa Tiomico Ana Marie Bautista Marilou Alas Destreza Not awarded
1970 Alice Tiongson Crisostomo Jean Altavas Jocelyn Causapin Arlene de Asis Balmadrid
1971 Carolyn Gomara Masibay Cecille Galvez Abad-Santos Mercedes Ocasla Natividad Armi Barbara Quiray Crespo
1972 Yvette Marie Alfon Maria Cristina Yambao Ocampo Felicitas Agoncillo Malyne Aguirre Fernandez
1973 Maria Lourdes Atienza Amy Romero Fuster Ofelia Legaspi Solevilla Leah Poblador
1974 Maria Paripola Penson Socorro Suarez Perez Susan Valdez Rosabel Carla Asencio
1975 Maricel Fortuno Regina Marquez Josefina Juan Maria Theresa Ludivico
1976 Maria Luisa Corazon Delgado Christina Tanquintic Vivian Murphy Maria Rosario Velilla

1977 - 1981[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Titles Runners-up
World Asia Tourism Trade First Second Third
1977 Anna Melissa Ofilada Veneracion Maria Rosario Diaz Emma Yuhico Not awarded Maria Cristina da Silva Nenita Hernandez Evelyn Suzette Suzara
1978 Louvette Monzon Hammond Epifania Lagman Mary Yehlen Palabrica Catral Kathryn Manuel Normita Garfin Encarnita Bernardez Anna Abeja
1979 Josefina Molon Francisco Lorraine Espiridon Schuck Visitacion "Tetchie" Agbayani Not awarded Visitacion "Tetchie" Agbayani Elizabeth Serrano Regina Prada
1980 Maria Milagros Guidote Nabor Rose Marie de Vera Rose Marie de Vera Maria Flordelina de la Cruz Celeste Camille Aphrodite Raymond Eileen Macapagal Imelda Santos Ilagan
1981 Suzette Umali Nicolas Marilou Arguelles Bendigo Annabelle Maria de Guia Not awarded Annabelle Maria de Guia Maria Araceli Sotaso Jo Anne Racaza

1982[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Titles Runners-up (Mutya ng)
World Asia First (Kalayaan) Second (Kaunlaran) Third (Maynila) Fourth (Bagong Republika)
1982 Sarah Jane Coronel Areza Maria del Carmen Ines Zaragoza Maria Lourdes Ratcliffe Wilhelmina Alonso Fe Morales Leni Huffana

1983[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Titles Runners-up
World Asia First Second Third
1983 Marilou Sadia Sadiua Gloria Aranas Dimayacyac Yoraidyl Diaz Stone Rachel Anne Bulawin Wolfe Tina Vallejo Orleans

1984 - 1985[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Titles Runners-up
World Asia Pacific First Second Third
1984 Aurora Elvira Gayoso Sevilla Aurora Claudia Mandanas Adaljiza Custodio Elizabeth Dumaguing Jennifer Herrera
1985 Eizabeth Dionisio Cuenco Millicent Bautista Arlene Glinoga Rahjni Faith Pribhdas Regina Gerona

1986[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Titles Runners-up
World Asia Pacific Tourism First Second Third
1986 Sherry Rose Austria Byrne Glenah Marie Valmonte Slaton Sherry Rose Austria Byrne Julie Ann Puno Juco Janet Santos Sales Mercy Bantolino Ong

1987[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Titles Runners-up
World Asia Pacific Wonderland Tourism First Second Third
1987 Maria Lourdes Manalili Apostol Gina Abalos Vinluan Mellany Carlos Mary Gretchen Hernandez Mellany Carlos
(Later became MNP - Wonderland 1987-1988)
Shailah Flores Bautista Irma Montemayor

1988[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Titles Runners-up
World Asia Pacific Wonderland Tourism First Second
1988 Dana Mayor Narvadez Maria Hyacinth Valencia Lotuaco Gladys May Coros Fauni Mary Jean Rosales Rosario Antoinette Realiza Maria Jordana Blardony

1989 - 1990[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Titles Runners-up
World Asia Pacific Globe Charm Wonderland First Second
1989 Estrella Singson Querubin Lorna Villanueva Legaspi Angela Yoriko Figueras Laura Patricia Marnelego Viftra Burgos Raquel Mababangloob Mary Jane Umali
1990 Antonette Eusebio Ballesteros Mutya Crisostomo Laxa Carla Blanco Perez Amelia Joy dela Cruz Maria Clarissa Domingo Donna Fe Roque Julie Shiela Imperial Jovellanos

1991[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Titles Runners-up
World Asia Pacific Globe Tourism First First
1991 Gemith Gonzaga Gemparo Mutya Crisostomo Laxa
(Assumed her MNP - Asia Pacific title for two years due to no pageant held in 1990 & 1991. Competed at Miss Asia Pacific 1992)
Shawnaleh Arevalo
(Later became MNP - Queen of the Clubs International 1993)
Vivian Gobaton Armi Rose Santiago Sheila Yumang
1992 No local pageant held due to natural calamities in the country. Binibining Pilipinas Charities, Inc. took over the Miss World franchise in 1992.

1993[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Titles Runners-up
Asia Pacific Globe First Second Third
1993 Michelle Aldana Carol Quiño Maria Teresa Pabular
(Later became MNP - Tourism Queen of the Year International)
Jill de la Cerna Maria Riza Martinez
(Later became MNP - Tourism International)

1994 - 1995[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Title Runners-up
Asia Pacific First Second Third Fourth
1994 Angelica Jasmine Berroya Reyes Karen Sanz Espino
(Later became MNP - Queen of the Clubs International 1995)
Marjorie Poblador Sherilyne Uy Reyes
(Later became MNP - Tourism International)
Jojit Punsalan
(Later became MNP - Tourism Queen of the Year International)
1995 Maricel Gomez Morales Faith Amigo
(Later became MNP - Intercontinental)
Daisy Garcia Reyes
(Later became MNP - Expo International)
Claryce Dizon Morena Carla Cabrera
(Later became MNP - Tourism Queen of the Year International)

1996 - 1999[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Title Runners-up
Asia Pacific First Second Third Fourth
1996 Marilyn Maristela Erlinda Mejia
(Later became MNP - Intercontinental)
Maria Teresita Legacion Ellaine Crispy Miles
(Later became MNP - Queen of the Clubs International 1997)
Sherylle Lynne Santarin
(Later became MNP - Tourism Queen of the Year International & Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International)
1997 Esabela Molina Cabrera
(Later abdicated her title)
Sheryll Moraga
(Later assumed the title)
Rosario Gonzalez
(Later became MNP - Intercontinental)
Preciosa Reyes Valencia
(Later became MNP - Tourism Queen of the Year International)
Chanda Nogra
(Later became MNP - Queen of the Clubs International 1998)
Sheryll Moraga Sheryll Moraga
(Later assumed the title)
Rosario Gonzalez
(Later became MNP - Intercontinental)
Preciosa Reyes Valencia
(Later became MNP - Tourism Queen of the Year International)
Chanda Nogra
(Later became MNP - Queen of the Clubs International 1998)
Mellany Gabat
(Later became MNP - Tourism International)
1998 Rochelle Romero Ong Heidi Punsalan Michelle delos Santos Apple Atienza Renabelle David
1999 Ritchie Ocampo Ruaina Salcedo Kiram Racquel Uy
(Later became Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International)
Jeannie Alota Andersen Christine dela Cruz Heap
(Later became MNP - Queen of the Clubs International 2000)

2000 - 2004[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Title Runners-up
Asia Pacific First Second Third Fourth
2000 Josephine Nieves Canonizado Marie Pearl C. Acas Christine Anne de Jesus
(Later became MNP - Tourism Queen of the Year International)
Maria Esperanza Corazon Acosta Manzano
(Later became MNP - Tourism International & Miss Tourism International)
Macbeth Maybituin Abuzo
(Later became MNP - Queen of the Clubs International 2001)
2001 Darlene Carbungco Michelle Ann Jimenez Peñez
(Later became MNP - Tourism Universe)
Mimilannie P. Lisondra Mary Liza B. Diño
(Later became MNP - Tourism International)
Janice Gay M. Alop
2002 Miriam San Jose Chui Kristine Caballero Frances Margaret Arreza
(Later became MNP - Tourism International)
Mae Lagasca Genevieve Siao
2003 Jamie Liz Castillo Angeline Tucio
(Later became MNP - Tourism International)
Fiona Marie Lava Alicia Victoria Altares Clarice Ploteña
2004 Jedah Casabuela Hernandez
(Competed at Miss Asia Pacific International 2005 instead of Maria Carmeniezinas Nicolosi)
Eizza Rancesca Lim
(Later became MNP - Tourism International)
Carmelle Olivia Hebron Diana Jean Espidido
(Later became MNP - Tourism Queen of the Year International)
Raichelle Mae "Gigette" Pacquiao

2005[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Title Runners-up
MNP - Asia Pacific International First Second Third Fourth
2005 Maria Carmeniezinas Maxilom Nicolosi
(Unable to fulfill her competition)
Katharina Enocida Koegel Arabella Ordoñez Hanesh
(Later became MNP - Tourism International)
Abigail Lesley Cruz
(Later became MNP - Tourism Queen of the Year International)
Namkeen Soller Hameed
(Later became MNP - Intercontinental)

2006 - 2007[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Titles Runners-up
MNP - Asia Pacific International MNP - Tourism International First Second Third
2006 Kirby Ann Basken
(Later became MNP - Intercontinental)
Vera Eumee Reiter Patricia Isabel Fernandez April Love Jordan Lorraine Erum
2007 Zephora Mayon
(Abdicated her title)
Ana Marie Morelos
(Later became MNP - Tourism Metropolitan International)
Iris Frances Tan Ricamarie Anne Taylor Jacquiline Rodriguez

2008[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Titles Runners-up
MNP - International MNP - Tourism Puerto Princesa First Second
2008 Jonavi Raisa Quiray
(Competed at Miss Tourism International 2009 instead of Jane Bañares)
Jam Charish Libatog
(Competed at Miss Tourism International 2008)
Katrina Grace Rigets Queency Bernalez

2009[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Titles Runners-up
MNP - International MNP - Tourism Aurora First Second
2009 Jane Bañares
(Unable to fulfill her competition)
Jacqueline Schubert
(Later became MNP - Intercontinental)
Samantha East Jennielyn Natividad

2010[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Titles Runners-up
MNP - Asia Pacific International MNP - Tourism International MNP - Intercontinental First Second
2010 Christi Lynn McGarry
(Later became MNP - Intercontinental)
Barbara Salvador
(Later became Miss Tourism Cosmopolitan International)
Carla Jenina Lizardo
(Unable to fulfill her competition)
Suzette Hernandez Sharon Grace Angel

2011[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Titles Runners-up
MNP - International MNP - Tourism First Second
2011 Vickie Marie Rushton
(Unable to fulfill her competition)
Felicia Baron
(Unable to fulfill her competition)
Diana Sunshine Rademann
(Later became MNP - Tourism International)
Tifani Alexandra Grimes

2012[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Titles Runners-up
MNP - Intercontinental MNP - Tourism International First Second
2012 Camille Guevara Rizzini Alexis Gomez Emma Mary Tiglao Larah Grace Lacap

2013 - 2016[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Titles Runners-up
MNP - Asia Pacific International MNP - Tourism International First Second
2013 Andrea Koreen Medina
(Later became MNP - Intercontinental)
Angeli Dionne Gomez Maureen Ann Montagne Kristian Aubrey Nolasco
2014 Eva Psychee Patalinjug
(Unable to fulfill her competition)
Glennifer Perido
(Later became Miss Tourism Metropolitan International)
Cristine Racel Kim Fyfe
2015 Leren Mae Bautista
(Later became MNP - Tourism Queen of the Year International & Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International)
Janela Joy Cuaton Julee Ann Marie Bourgoin Brenna Cassandra Gamboa
2016 Ganiel Akrisha Krishnan Justin Mae San Jose Lynette Bradford Ashley Nicole Singh
(Later became MNP - Tourism Queen of the Year International)

2017[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Titles Runners-up
MNP - Asia Pacific International MNP - Tourism International MNP - Top Model of the World First Second
2017 Ilene Astrid de Vera Jannie Loudette Alipo-on Hannah Khayle Iglesia
(Later became MNP - AMA Asian International Supermodel 2017)
Angela Carla Sandigan
(Later became MNP - Tourism Queen of the Year International)
Sofia Marie Sibug
(Later became MNP - Global Beauty Queen)

2018[edit]

Year Mutya ng Pilipinas Major Titles Runners-up
MNP - Asia Pacific International MNP - Tourism International MNP - Tourism Queen of the Year International MNP - Global Beauty Queen First Second
2018 Sharifa Areef Mohammad Omar Akeel Julieane Fernandez Keshapornam Ramachandran Pauline Amelinckx Mary Justine Teng Kristine Micah Malicsi

Current titles[edit]

Mutya ng Pilipinas - Asia Pacific International[edit]

formerly Miss Asia and Miss Asia Pacific Quest

(Also called Mutya ng Pilipinas Intercontinental or Mutya ng Pilipinas Asia Pacific or Mutya ng Pilipinas Asia Pacific Int'l or Mutya ng Pilipinas International. The titles given annually by the organizers of Mutya ng Pilipinas, Inc. have undergone multiple name changing).

Winners were sent to the revamped Miss Asia Pacific International Pageant until 2005.

The international pageant was discontinued in 2006 but Mutya ng Pilipinas, Inc. continued to crown the Mutya ng Pilipinas Asia Pacific title up to 2013 even if the international pageant was defunct back in 2006.

The winner were previously assigned to compete at Miss Intercontinental Pageant and in some occasions Miss Tourism International started in 2006 until 2013. Miss Asia Pacific International pageant was revived once again and held in 2016 up to present.

Color key
  •      Declared as Miss Asia Pacific International
  •      Ended as Runner-up in Miss Asia Pacific International
  •      Ended as one of the Top Semi-Finalists in Miss Asia Pacific International
Year Delegate Hometown Local/National Title International Pageant Placement Other awards
1965 Resurreccion Vianzon Miss Asia Second Runner-up None
1968 Mary Jane Mozo de Joya Mutya ng Pilipinas Miss Asia Third Runner-up None
1969 Maria Lourdes Hart Muñoz Mutya ng Pilipinas Miss Asia Unplaced None
1970 Alice Tiongson Crisostomo [5] Mutya ng Pilipinas Miss Asia First Runner-up None
1971 Carolyn Gomora Masibay Mutya ng Pilipinas Miss Asia First Runner-up None
1972 Yvette Marie Alfon Mutya ng Pilipinas Miss Asia First Runner-up None
1973 Maria Lourdes Atienza Mutya ng Pilipinas Miss Asia Unplaced None
1974 Maria Paripola Penson Mutya ng Pilipinas Miss Asia Second Runner-up None
1975 Maricel Fortuno MNP - Asia Miss Asia Unplaced None
1976 Maria Luisa Corazon Delgado MNP - Asia Miss Asia Third Runner-up None
1977 Maria Rosario Aspillera Diaz Aringay, La Union MNP - Asia Miss Asia Fourth Runner-up None
1978 Epifania Lagman MNP - Asia Miss Asia First Runner-up None
1979 Lorraine Espiridon Schuck MNP - Asia Miss Asia Second Runner-up None
1980 Rosa Maria de Vera MNP - Asia Miss Asia First Runner-up None
1981 Marilou Arguelles Bendigo Davao City, Davao del Sur MNP - Asia Miss Asia Unplaced None
1982 Maria del Carmen Ines del Alcazar Zaragoza MNP - Asia Miss Asia Miss Asia 1982 None
1983 Gloria Aranas Dimayacyac MNP - Asia Miss Asia Miss Asia 1983 Best in Swimwear
1984 Aurora Claudia Mandanas MNP - Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific Top 10 Semi-Finalist None
1985 Millicent Bautista MNP - Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific Top 12 Semi-Finalist None
1986 Glenah Marie Valmonte Slaton MNP - Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific Top 16 Semi-Finalist None
1987 Gina Abalos Vinluan MNP - Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific Top 15 Semi-Finalist None
1988 Maria Hyacinth Valencia Lotuaco Manila, Metro Manila MNP - Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific Unplaced None
1989 Lorna Villanueva Legaspi Manila, Metro Manila MNP - Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific 1989 Miss Talent
1990 Mutya Crisostomo Laxa Manila, Metro Manila MNP - Asia Pacific No international pageant held due to natural calamities in the country None
1991 No international pageant held due to natural calamities in the country None
1992 Mutya Crisostomo Laxa Manila, Metro Manila MNP - Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific Second Runner-up None
1993 Michele Zulueta Aldana Bulacan MNP - Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific 1993 Miss Photogenic
Miss Friendship
1994 Angelica Jasmine Berroya Reyes Bulacan MNP - Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific Top 12 Semi-Finalist None
1995 Maricel Gomez Morales Angeles City, Pampanga MNP - Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific Top 12 Semi-Finalist Miss Photogenic
1996 Marilyn Gozon Maristela Mabalacat, Pampanga MNP - Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific First Runner-up None
1997 Esabella Morena Cabrera Metro Manila MNP - Asia Pacific N/A N/A N/A
Sheryll Rodriguez Moraga Metro Manila MNP - Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific Top 10 Semi-Finalist Miss Friendship
Miss Photogenic
Miss Talent
Miss Creme Silk Beautiful Hair
1998 Rochelle Romero Ong Metro Manila MNP - Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific Unplaced Miss Friendship
Miss Creme Silk Beautiful Hair
1999 Ritchie Guevarra Ocampo Pampanga MNP - Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific Top 10 Semi-Finalist Miss Photogenic
Miss Lux Super Rich Beautiful Hair
2000 Josephine Nieves Canonizado Mandaluyong City, Metro Manila MNP - Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific Unplaced Best in Evening Gown
Miss Creme Silk Beautiful Hair
2001 Darlene Zimmer Carbungco Angeles City, Pampanga MNP - Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific Fourth Runner-up Miss Close-Up Smile
2002 Miriam San Jose Chui Filipino Community in California, United States MNP - Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific Third Runner-up Miss Cremesilk Beautiful Hair
Miss Telegenic
2003 Jamie Liz Lazcano Castillo Malabon City, Metro Manila MNP - Asia Pacific Miss Asia Pacific Top 10 Semi-Finalist People's Choice
2004 Jedah Casabuela Hernandez1 Cabuyao, Laguna MNP - Asia Pacific International Miss Asia Pacific International No Miss Asia Pacific International Pageant
2005 Jedah Casabuela Hernandez2 Cabuyao, Laguna MNP - Asia Pacific International Miss Asia Pacific International Fourth Runner-up Best in Evening Gown/Best Hair
Maria Carmeniezinas Maxilom Nicolosi 3 Milan, Italy MNP - Asia Pacific International Did not compete
2006 Kirby Ann Tan Basken*4 Lørenskog, Norway MNP - Asia Pacific International Miss Intercontinental Top 12 None
2007 Zephora Aldana Mayon 5 Las Piñas City, Metro Manila MNP - Asia Pacific International Abdicated her Crown and Title
2008 Jonavi Raisa Bernas Quiray 6 Puerto Princesa, Palawan MNP - International No Miss Asia Pacific International Pageant
2009 Jane Riel Bañares 7 Legaspi City, Albay MNP - International No Miss Asia Pacific International Pageant
2010 Carla Jenina Terina Cabrera Lizardo 8 Bicol MNP - Intercontinental Did not compete
Christi Lynn Landrito McGarry 8 Jersey City, New Jersey MNP - Asia Pacific International Miss Intercontinental Top 15 Continental Queen of Asia and the Pacific
2011 Vickie Marie Milagrosa Rushton 9 Bacolod City, Negros Occidental MNP - International No Miss Asia Pacific International Pageant
2012 Camille Manalang Guevarra 10 Porac, Pampanga MNP - Intercontinental Miss Intercontinental Unplaced None
2013 Andrea Koreen Garcia Medina Quezon City, Metro Manila MNP - Asia Pacific International Miss Intercontinental 3rd Runner-up Continental Queen of Asia and Oceania
2014 Eva Psychee Soroño Patalinjug11 Cebu City, Cebu MNP - Asia Pacific International No Miss Asia Pacific International Pageant
2015 Leren Mae Magnaye Bautista Los Baños, Laguna MNP - Asia Pacific International Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International None
2016 Ganiel Akrisha Atun Krishnan Manila, Metro Manila MNP - Asia Pacific International Miss Asia Pacific International Second Runner-up None
2017 Ilene Astrid Cañete de Vera Cebu City MNP - Asia Pacific International Miss Asia Pacific International Fourth Runner-up None
2018 Sharifa Mangatong Areef Mohammad Omar Akeel Lebak, Sultan Kudarat MNP - Asia Pacific International Miss Asia Pacific International Miss Asia Pacific International 2018 Darling of the Press

Note:

Mutya ng Pilipinas - Tourism International[edit]

(Also called Mutya ng Pilipinas - Tourism or Mutya ng Pilipinas Tourism Puerto Princesa in 2008 and Mutya ng Pilipinas Tourism Aurora in 2009.) Winners were delegated as Ambassadors of the Philippine Department of Tourism.)

From 1994, winners or appointed representatives were sent to the Miss Tourism International Pageant. *Note: From 1975 until 1991, the Mutya ng Pilipinas Tourism winners were not sent to any particular international pageant. The years 1982-1985, 1989, 1992 and 1993, no winners selected.

Color key
  •      Declared as Miss Tourism International
  •      Ended as Runner-up in Miss Tourism International
  •      Ended as one of the Top Semi-Finalists in Miss Tourism International
Year National Title Delegate International Pageant Placement Other awards
1975 MNP - Tourism Rosario Marissa Recto None
1976 MNP - Tourism Evangeline Evangelista
1977 MNP - Tourism Emma Yuhico
1978 MNP - Tourism Mary Yehlen Catral
1979 MNP - Tourism Visitacion Agbayani
1980 MNP - Tourism Rose Marie de Vera
1981 MNP - Tourism Annabelle de Guia
1986[6] MNP - Tourism Sherry Rose Byrne
1987 MNP - Tourism Mary Gretchen Hernandez
1988 MNP - Tourism Mary Jean Rosales
1991 MNP - Tourism Vivian Gobaton
1994 MNP 1993 Third Runner-up Maria Riza Martinez Miss Tourism International 4th Runner-up
1995 MNP 1994 Third Runner-up Sherilyne Reyes Miss Tourism International 3rd Runner-up
1996 There were no international pageants
1997
1998 MNP 1998 Fourth Runner-up Mellany Gabat Miss Tourism International 2nd Runner-up
1999 MNP 1999 First Runner-up Racquel Uy Miss Tourism International 1st Runner-up Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International
2000 MNP 2000 Third Runner-up Maria Esperanza Corazon Manzano Miss Tourism International Winner Miss Tourism International
2001 MNP 2001 Third Runner-up Mary Liza Diño Miss Tourism International Unplaced
2002 MNP 2002 Second Runner-up Frances Margaret Arreza Miss Tourism International Top 10
2003 MNP 2003 First Runner-up Angeline Tucio Miss Tourism International Unplaced
2004 MNP 2004 First Runner-up Eizza Rancesca Lim Miss Tourism International Unplaced
2005 MNP 2005 Second Runner-up Arabella Hanesh Miss Tourism International Unplaced
2006 MNP - Tourism International Vera Eumee Reiter Miss Tourism International Unplaced
2007 MNP - Tourism International Ana Marie Morelos12[7][8] Miss Tourism Metropolitan International 4th Runner-up
2008 MNP - Tourism Puerto Princesa Jam Charish Libatog Miss Tourism International Top 15
2009 MNP - International 2009 Jane Riel Bañares13 Did not compete
MNP - International 2008 Jonavi Raisa Quiray14 Miss Tourism International Unplaced
MNP - Tourism Aurora 2009 Jacqueline Durano Schubert15 Miss Intercontinental Unplaced
2010 MNP - Tourism International Barbara dela Rosa Salvador Miss Tourism International Third Runner-up Miss Tourism Cosmopolitan International
2011 MNP 2011 First Runner-up Diana Sunshine Rademann 16 Miss Tourism International Unplaced
2012 MNP - Tourism International Rizzini Alexis Gomez Miss Tourism International Winner Miss Tourism International
2013 MNP - Tourism International Angeli Dione Gomez Miss Tourism International Winner Miss Tourism International
2014 MNP - Tourism International Glennifer Perido Miss Tourism International 2nd Runner-up Miss Tourism Metropolitan International
2015 MNP - Tourism International Janela Joy Cuaton Miss Tourism Metropolitan International 1st Runner-up None
2016 MNP - Tourism International Justin Mae San Jose Miss Tourism International Unplaced
2017 MNP - Tourism International Jannie Loudette Alipo-on Miss Tourism International Winner Miss Tourism International
2018 MNP - Tourism International Julieane "Aya" Fernandez Miss Tourism International TBA TBA
  • DNC/NIPH - Did Not Compete / No International Pageant Held.
  • N/A - Not Applicable

Mutya ng Pilipinas - Tourism Queen of the Year International[edit]

Mutya ng Pilipinas, Inc. sent Philippines' delegates to Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International.

Color key
  •      Declared as Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International
  •      Ended as Runner-up in Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International
  •      Ended as one of the Top Semi-Finalists in Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International
Year Delegate National Title Placement
1993 Maria Teresa Pabular MNP 1993 1st Runner-up Top 12 Semi-Finalist
1994 Jojit Punsalan MNP 1994 4th Runner-up Unplaced
1995 Morena Carla Cabrera MNP 1995 4th Runner-up Finalist
1996 Sherylle Lynne Santarin MNP 1996 4th Runner-up Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International
1997 Preciosa Valencia MNP 1997 3rd Runner-up 2nd Runner-up
1998 Renabelle David MNP 1998 4th Runner-up International pageant was not held
1999 Racquel Uy MNP 1999 2nd Runner-up Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International
2000 Christine Anne de Jesus MNP 2000 2nd Runner-up 1st Runner-up
2001 Mimilannie Lisondra MNP 2001 2nd Runner-up Did not compete internationally. The Queen Of The Year International pageant was not held separately this year.
2004 Diana Jean Espidido MNP 2004 3rd Runner-up Unplaced
2005 Abigail Lesley Cruz MNP 2005 3rd Runner-up Top 12
2006 April Love Jordan MNP 2006 3rd Runner-up Unplaced
2015 Leren Mae Bautista MNP - Asia Pacific International Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International
2016 Ashley Nicole Singh MNP 2016 2nd Runner-up Top 10
2017 Angela Carla Sandigan MNP 2017 1st Runner-up Top 30
2018 Keshapornam Ramachandran MNP - Tourism Queen of the Year International TBD

Mutya ng Pilipinas - Global Beauty Queen[edit]

Color key
  •      Declared as Miss Global Beauty Queen
  •      Ended as Runner-up in Miss Global Beauty Queen
  •      Ended as one of the Top Semi-Finalists in Miss Global Beauty Queen
Year Delegate National Title Placement
2015 Maria Fatima Alsowyed Miss Bikini Philippines 2015
(under different organization)
Top 15
2016 Christine Juliane Opiaza Miss Bikini Philippines 2016
(under different organization)
Unplaced
2017 Sofia Marie Sibug MNP 2017 - 2nd Runner-up Top 15
2018 Pauline Amelinckx MNP - Global Beauty Queen TBD

Mutya ng Pilipinas - Overseas Communities[edit]

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  •      Declared as one of the Winners at Mutya ng Pilipinas
  •      Ended as Runner-up at Mutya ng Pilipinas
  •      Ended as one of the Top Semi-Finalists at Mutya ng Pilipinas

This title is open only for eligible delegates from overseas Filipino communities.

Year Delegate Representing
2006 Christine Adela White  Canada
2007 Jacquiline Charlebois Rodriguez San Fernando Valley, California  USA
2008 Loren Andre Burgos California  USA
2009 Ana Maria Baladad Texas,  USA
2010 Christi Lynn McGarry East Coast  USA
2011 Bea Rose Santiago  Canada
2012 Marbee Tiburcio Northern California  USA
2013 Asdis Lisa Karlsdottir  Iceland
2014 Patrizia Lucia Bosco Milan,  Italy
2015 Nina Josie Robertson  Australia
2016 Michelle Thorlund California  USA
2017 Savannah Mari Gankiewicz  Hawaii
2018 Jade Skye Roberts  Australia

Mutya ng Pilipinas - Top Model of the World[edit]

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Year Delegate National Title Placement
2010 Christi Lynn McGarry MNP - Asia Pacific International 2010 Top 15
2015 Kim Fyfe MNP 2014 - 2nd Runner-up Unplaced
2017 Hannah Khayle Iglesia MNP - Top Model of the World 2017
(Later became MNP - AMA Asian International Supermodel)
1st runner up AMA Asian International Supermodel 2017

Former titles[edit]

Mutya ng Pilipinas - Intercontinental[edit]

Top winners or appointed representatives were sent to the Miss Intercontinental Pageant until 2013.

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  •      Declared as Miss Intercontinental
  •      Ended as Runner-up in Miss Intercontinental
  •      Ended as one of the Top Semi-Finalists in Miss Intercontinental
Year National Title Delegate Placement Other awards
1981 Not Known Zenayda de Andes Unplaced
1983 Not known Marilou Adina Top 12
1992 Not known Not known Not known
1993 Not known Not known Not known
1994 Not known Not known Not known
1995 MNP 1994 Top 10 Semi-Finalist Maria Sovietskaya Bacud 1st Runner-up
1996 MNP 1995 1st Runner-up Faith Amigo Top 10
1997 MNP 1996 1st Runner-up Erlinda Mejia Unplaced
1998 MNP 1997 1st Runner-up Rosario Gonzalez Unplaced
1999 MNP 1998 1st Runner-up Heidi Punzalan Did not compete
(Reason Unknown)
2000 MNP 1999 1st Runner-up Ruaina Kiram Did not compete
(Reason Unknown)
2001 MNP 2000 1st Runner-up Marie Pearl Acas Did not compete
(Reason Unknown)
2002 MNP 2001 1st Runner-up Michelle Ann Peñez Did not compete
(Reason Unknown)
2003 MNP 2002 1st Runner-up Kristine Caballero Did not compete
(Reason Unknown)
2004 Appointed delegate Jamie Burgos Top 12
2005 4th Runner-up Namkeen Hameed Unplaced
2006 MNP - Asia Pacific International Kirby Ann Basken Top 12
2007 MNP - Asia Pacific International Zephora Mayon Did not compete
(Title abdicated)
2008 MNP - International Jonavi Raisa Quiray Did not compete
(Reason Unknown)
2009 MNP - Tourism Aurora Jacqueline Schubert Unplaced
2010 MNP - Intercontinental Carla Jenina Lizardo Did not compete

(family situation)

MNP - Asia Pacific International Christi Lynn McGarry Top 15 Continental Queen of Asia and the Pacific
2011 MNP - International Vickie Marie Milagrosa Rushton Did not compete because of the delay in the local pageant schedule.
Appointed delegate Kathleen Anne Po Unplaced
2012 MNP - Intercontinental Camille Guevarra Unplaced
2013 MNP - Asia Pacific International Andrea Koreen Medina 3rd Runner-up Continental Queen of Asia & Oceania
2014 Franchise acquired by Bb. Pilipinas Charities, Inc.

Note:

  • Jamie Fermin Burgos - competed Miss Intercontinental 2004 and ended as one of the Top 12 Semi-Finalist.
  • Kathleen Anne Loyola Po - represented Philippines to the Miss Intercontinental 2011 pageant because of the delay in the local pageant schedule. She was Miss Philippines Intercontinental and Miss Pearl of the Philippines USA 2011.
  • The years 2002, 2003, 2007, & 2008, the title was not awarded or the Philippines was not represented.

Mutya ng Pilipinas - World[edit]

Replaced the Miss Republic of the Philippines from 1977 in sending delegates to the Miss World pageant until 1991.

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  •      Declared as Miss World
  •      Ended as Runner-up in Miss World
  •      Ended as one of the Top Semi-Finalists in Miss World
Year Delegate Placement in Miss World Other awards
1977 Anna Melissa Veneracion Attended the pageant but withdrew before the finals
1978 Louvette Hammond Unplaced Miss Talent
1979 Josefina Francisco Unplaced None
1980 Maria Milagros Nabor Unplaced None
1981 Suzette Nicolas Unplaced None
1982 Sarah Jane Areza Top 15 Asia's Queen of Beauty
1983 Marilou Sadiua Unplaced None
1984 Aurora Elvira Sevilla Unplaced None
1985 Elizabeth Cuenco Unplaced None
1986 Sherry Rose Byrne Top 15 Asia's Queen of Beauty
1987 Maria Lourdes Apostol Unplaced None
1988 Dana Narvadez Unplaced None
1989 Estrella Querubin Unplaced None
1990 Antonette Ballesteros Unplaced None
1991 Gemith Gemparo Unplaced None

Mutya ng Pilipinas - Queen of the Clubs International[edit]

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  •      Declared as Queen of the Clubs International
  •      Ended as Runner-up in Queen of the Clubs International
  •      Ended as one of the Top Semi-Finalists in Queen of the Clubs International
Year Delegate Placement
1993 Shawmnaleh Arevalo Top 10
1994 Maria Sovietskaya Bacud 1st Runner-up
1995 Karen Espino 1st Runner-up
1996 Elaine Crispy Miles Unable to fulfill her competition. No pageant held. Assumed her title for two years
1997 Elaine Crispy Miles Top 10
1998 Chanda Alvar Nogra Unplaced
1999 Apple Atienza Unable to fulfill her competition. No pageant held
2000 Christine dela Cruz Heap Top 10
2001 Macbeth Abuzo 4th Runner-up
2002 Janice Gay Alop Unable to fulfill her competition. Pageant discontinued

Mutya ng Pilipinas (Beauty of the World / Miss International Beauty & Model Festival)[edit]

Mutya ng Pilipinas, Inc. sent Philippines' delegates to Miss Beauty of the World International.

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  •      Declared as Miss Beauty of the World International
  •      Ended as Runner-up in Miss Beauty of the World International
  •      Ended as one of the Top Semi-Finalists in Miss Beauty of the World International
Year Delegate Placement in Miss Beauty of the World International
2009 April Love Jordan Beauty of the World
(Miss International Beauty & Model Festival)

Mutya ng Pilipinas - Tourism Universe[edit]

Mutya ng Pilipinas, Inc. sent Philippines' delegates to Miss Tourism Universe on 2001, Mutya ng Pilipinas First Runner-up, Michelle Ann Peñez competed at Miss Tourism Universe 2001 and placed First Runner-up.

Color key
  •      Declared as Miss Tourism Universe
  •      Ended as Runner-up in Miss Tourism Universe
  •      Ended as one of the Top Semi-Finalists in Miss Tourism Universe
Year Delegate Placement
2001 Michelle Ann Peñez 1st Runner-up

Mutya ng Pilipinas - Wonderland[edit]

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  •      Declared as Miss Wonderland International
  •      Ended as Runner-up in Miss Wonderland International
  •      Ended as one of the Top Semi-Finalists in Miss Wonderland International
Year Delegate Placement
1987 Maria Lilia Encarnacion MNP 1987 candidate. Appointed for the 1987 Miss Wonderland International. Unplaced
1988 Mellany Carlos Unplaced
1989 Gladys May Fauni Unplaced
1990 Viftra Burgos No pageant held
1991 Maria Clarissa Domingo Unable to fulfill her competition. Pageant discontinued

Mutya ng Pilipinas - Charm[edit]

The titleholder participated at Miss Charm International.
Color key
  •      Declared as Miss Charm International
  •      Ended as Runner-up in Miss Charm International
  •      Ended as one of the Top Semi-Finalists in Miss Charm International
Year Delegate Placement
1989 Laura Patricia Marnelego Unplaced
1990 Amelia Joy dela Cruz Unable to fulfill her competition. Pageant discontinued. Later became MNP - Southeast Asia & Miss Southeast Asia 1992

Mutya ng Pilipinas - Expo international[edit]

The titleholder participated at Miss Charm International.
Color key
  •      Declared as Miss Expo international
  •      Ended as Runner-up in Miss Expo international
  •      Ended as one of the Top Semi-Finalists in Miss Expo international
Year Delegate Placement
1995 Daisy Reyes 4th Runner-up
1996 Pageant discontinued

Mutya ng Pilipinas - Globe[edit]

The titleholder competed at Miss Globe International.[edit]

Color key
Year Delegate Placement in Miss Globe International
1989 Angela Yoriko Figueras Top 10
1990 Carla Perez Unplaced
1991 Shawnaleh Arevalo Unplaced
1993 Carol Quiño Unplaced

Mutya ng Pilipinas - Trade (Special Title)[edit]

Year Titleholder National Title
1978 Kathryn Manuel MNP - Trade
1980 Maria Florinda de la Cruz MNP - Trade

Other International pageants participated by former Mutya ng Pilipinas Contestants[edit]

Color key
  •      Declared Winner in an International pageant
  •      Ended as Runner-up in an International pageant
  •      Ended as one of the Top Semi-Finalists in an International pageant
Year Delegate Hometown Pageant Result Other awards
2011 Glennifer Duggay Perido Tabuk City, Kalinga Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International Did not place None
2012 Bea Rose Monterde Santiago Cataingan, Masbate Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International Top 10 Semi-Finalist None
2013 Bea Rose Monterde Santiago Cataingan, Masbate Miss International 2013 Winner None
2013 Mutya Johanna Fontiveros Datul Santa Maria, Isabela Miss Supranational 2013 Winner Miss Personality

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ There was no Miss Asia Pacific Int'l pageant in 2004 which made Jedah wait the following year at the 2005 Miss Asia Pacific International pageant in China.
  2. ^ Miss Asia Pacific International pageant in China placing 4th runner-up. Miss Intercontinental 2004 delegate was Jamie Burgos who placed Top 12 was handpicked by a US-based Filipino pageant organizer.
  3. ^ Last year's Mutya ng Pilipinas Asia Pacific Int'l, Jedah Hernandez was sent to Miss Asia Pacific Int'l 2005 pageant which left Maria Carmeniezinas without a pageant to compete. Miss Asia Pacific International was finally discontinued in 2006. Miss Intercontinental 2005 delegate was Mutya 4th runner-up, Namkeen Hameed who was unplaced.
  4. ^ Miss Asia Pacific International 2006 discontinued completely. Competed in 2006 Miss Intercontinental placing Top 12 semifinalist.
  5. ^ Abdicated her crown and title & replaced by co-winner Mutya ng Pilipinas Tourism International, Ana Marie Pulpulaan Morelos for the 2007 Miss Tourism Metropolitan International placing 4th runner-up. Miss Tourism International title not given this year and replaced by the title Miss Tourism Metropolitan International. There was no Miss Intercontinental 2007 delegate.
  6. ^ Unable to compete internationally in 2008 and had to wait the following year for Miss Tourism International 2009 but was unplaced. Switched international pageants joined in 2009 with Jacqueline Schubert, Mutya ng Pilipinas Tourism. There was no Miss Intercontinental 2008 delegate.
  7. ^ Did not compete at Miss Intercontinental 2009 w/ reason unknown. Replaced by her co-winner, Mutya ng Pilipinas Tourism 2009, Jacqueline Schubert who was our Miss Intercontinental 2009 delegate but was unplaced.
  8. ^ Did not compete due to family situation & replaced by Christi Lynn McGarry who competed at 2010 Miss Intercontinental placing Top 15 semifinalist. Replaced Carla Jenina Lizardo in representing at 2010 Miss Intercontinental placing Top 15 semifinalist. There was no Miss Asia Pacific Int'l pageant held in 2010 nor in the last 5 years.
  9. ^ Unable to compete at Miss Intercontinental 2011 due to national pageant delayed until December 2. Miss Intercontinental Pageant 2011 was held Oct. 7th and The Philippines' delegate to Miss Intercontinental (Kathleen Anne Po) had to be swiftly handpicked by a US-based Filipino pageant organizer. Miss Po was unplaced
  10. ^ Competed in 2012 Miss Intercontinental but was unplaced. There was no Miss Asia Pacific Int'l pageant held in 2012 nor in the last 7 years.
  11. ^ No Miss Asia Pacific International she will compete at Top Model of the World 2015 in Egypt.
  12. ^ Fourth runner-up Miss Tourism Metropolitan International 2007. No Miss Tourism International pageant held this year
  13. ^ The original Mutya ng Pilipinas International (for Miss Intercontinental), was unable to compete internationally. Co-winner Mutya ng Pilipinas Tourism (for Miss Tourism International), Jacqueline Schubert assumed Miss Bañares spot.
  14. ^ Assumed Miss Bañares spot and switched international pageants, Jane Bañares' replacement. Miss Tourism International 2009/2010.
  15. ^ Assumed Miss Bañares spot and switched international pageants competed with last years Mutya ng Pilipinas International, Jonavi Raisa Quiray who was Jane Bañares' replacement. Miss Intercontinental 2009.Unplaced
  16. ^ Did not compete due to schedule conflict. Competed in Sentosa, Singapore on February 6, 2012 and won Miss Sentosa. However it is not considered a major title. Mutya ng Pilipinas 2011 pageant finals was held on December 2 giving Dianne just a few days to prepare prior to departure for her international competition on December 31.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Durre S. Ahmed Gendering the spirit: women, religión & the post-colonial response Page 110 2002 "In symbolic terms, the oyster shell refers to the body and the pearl refers to the evolving immortal spirit within the ...... Mother Country/Motherland) — the divine spirit who gave birth to the people of the place, or the animating, dynamic and creative spirit behind the nation - the folk spirit: the Mutya ng Pilipinas or the muse/genius/goddess of the Philippines."
  2. ^ ed. Hany Hanna ICOM Committee for Conservation, Meeting. Icom-CC : Wood, Furniture and Lacquer International Council of Museums 2006 Page 69 - "... values, models of quality, and ideals of excellence. In contemporary times, this concept is represented by the image of the beautiful woman. Hence, most beauty pageants in the Philippines are called 'Mutya ng Pilipinas' or 'Mutya' of a certain locality."
  3. ^ Erlinda Enriquez Panlilio Teacher to tycoon: the life and times of Trinidad Diaz Enriquez 2000 Page 141 "... established a beauty contest in 1968 called Mutya ng Pilipinas (Pearl of the Philippines) intended to select a winner who would represent the country in the Miss Asia Quest beauty pageant, which was likewise organized by Biboy and his friend Dr. Bibit de Ocampo and promoted as the first international beauty pageant based in the Philippines."
  4. ^ Filipinas Volume 10, Num.105-116 2001 Page 58 ""It's entertainment, pure and simple. Not unlike soap operas. In such a drab life you've got to have some form of diversion." For beauty queen and Mutya ng Pilipinas organizer Lorraine Schuck, it's the poverty: "Until the economy gets better and everybody will be busy making money, people will always be following these pageants... Schuck says for the last eight years she's been handling Mutya ng Pilipinas and Miss Asia-Pacific, she has never had problems finding sponsors. "They know we reach their target market and they've never left us all these years."."
  5. ^ Michael Gary Hawkins, Co-producing the postcolonial: U.S.-Philippine cinematic relations, 1946—1986 University of California, Los Angeles 2008 - Page 330 "1971... That year Crisostomo reigned as Mutya Ng Pilipinas (roughly translated as "Beauty of the Philippines," mutya meaning something of great beauty) and began her film career starring alongside Ferrer in Golden Child."
  6. ^ National Mid-week Volume 1 1986 Page 32 "The Mutya ng Pilipinas batch of entries this year were so good that the five finalists really had to go through the wringer before they were finally chosen."
  7. ^ "~ Miss Tourism International - Miss Tourism Metropolitan International Winners". misstourisminternational.com.
  8. ^ [1] Archived October 15, 2013, at the Wayback Machine.

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