Miss Universe 2013

Miss Universe List of Winners

As Miss World and Miss Universe(MU) is also an international show. If we compare Miss Universe with other international events like Miss World, Miss Earth and Miss International, then Miss Universe is on fourth no. The first time the Miss Universe was held in 1952 by the California Company.

The show was broadcast on NBC in U.S.A. in 1998 the headquarter change their location from California to New York City also modify the name from “Miss Universe” to “Miss Universe Organization”. The logo of Miss Universe(MU) “the woman with star” represents the beauty of woman and responsibility of women on this universe.

Now in 2013 Gabriela Isler from Venezuela is Miss Universe(MU) and she has got this title on 9 November 2013 in Moscow, Russia. And according to rules Miss World(MU) has to live in New York during her reign. The winner also has to work for an organization. She spread the message about the piece, awareness about the disease, especially Aids.

At the start, this show is the part of “international pageant of pulchritude” that was launched in 1926. And with the passage of time these international events ended and then Pacific Mills (a Californian company of clothing) founded Miss Universe(MU) in 1952. With the passage of time, the pageant becomes the part of Kayser-Roth and Gulf Western Industries in 1966.

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Compaction Format

  • From 1965 the semifinalist was not announced before the main event. The semifinals compete in evening dress and swim suit. In the end, five contestants were selected for final. And then interview decide the winner and runner-up that was introduced in 1960.
  • From 1959 to 1964 format of selecting the winner was change a little. Five finalists were not selected true winner and runner up selected from 15 semifinals.
  • In 1965 Miss Universe returned its first format to select five finalists.
  • In 1969 last final contestant was asked question on the on-and-off format
  • In 1990 every last candidate had to answer a final question.
  • In 2000 the format change and the interview were skipped. The consented only compete by swimsuit and nightgowns
  • In 2003 the questions were asked by the final contest and the winner selected.
  • In 2006 again the interview part was included in the compaction.
  • In 2011 the winner was selected by online voting.

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List of miss universe till now

From 1952 to 1962


Armi Kuusela was the MU in 1952 representing Finland

Christiane Martel1953, France

Christiane Martel  was the MU in 1953 representing France

Miriam Stevenson 1954, USA

Miriam Stevenson was the MU in 1954 representing the USA.

Hillevi Rombin1955, Sweden

Hillevi Rombin was the MU in 1955 representing Sweden.

Carol Morris 1956, USA

Carol Morris was the MU in 1956 representing the USA.

Gladys Zender1957, Peru

Gladys Zender was the MU in 1957 representing Peru.

Luz Marina Zuluaga 1958, Colombia

Luz Marina Zuluaga was the MU in 1958 representing Colombia.

Akiko Kojima1959, Japan

Akiko Kojima was the MU in 1959 representing Japan.

Linda Bement 1960, USA

Linda Bement was the MU in 1960 representing the USA.

Marlene Schmidt1961, Germany

Marlene Schmidt was the MU in 1961 representing Germany.

Norma Nolan 1962, Argentina

Norma Nolan was the MU in 1962 representing Argentine.

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From 1963 to 1972

Ieda Maria Vargas

Ieda Maria Vargas was the MU in 1963 representing Brazil

Corinna Tsopei1964, Greek

Corinna Tsopei was the MU in 1964 representing Greece.

Apasra Hongsakula1965, Thailand

Apasra Hongsakula was the MU in 1965 representing Thailand.

Margreta Arvidsson 1966, Sweden

Margreta Arvidsson was the MU in 1966 representing Sweden.

Sylvia Louise Hitchcock 1967, USA

Sylvia Louise Hitchcock was the MU in 1967 representing the USA.

Martha Vasconcellos 1968, Brazilia

Martha Vasconcellos was the MU in 1968 representing Brazil.

Gloria Diaz 1969, Philippines

Gloria Diaz was the MU in 1969 representing Philippine.

Marisol Malaret1970, Puerto Rico

Marisol Malaret was the MUe in 1970 representing Puerto Rico.

Georgina Rizk 1971, Lebanese

Georgina Rizk was the MU in 1971 representing Lebanon.

Kerry Anne Wells 1972, Australia

Kerry Anne Wells was the MU in 1972 representing Australia.

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From 1973 to 1982

Margarita Moran was the Miss Universe in 1973 representing Phili

Margarita Moran was the MU in 1973 representing Philippine.

Amparo Munoz was the Miss Universe in 1974 representing Spain.

Amparo Munoz was the MU in 1974 representing Spain.

Anne Marie Pohtamo was the Miss Universe in 1975 representing Fi

Anne Marie Pohtamo was the MU in 1975 representing Finland.

Rina Messinger was the Miss Universe in 1976 representing Israel

Rina Messinger was the MU in 1976 representing Israel.

Janelle Commissiong was the Miss Universe in 1977 representing T

Janelle Commissiong was the MU in 1977 representing Trinidad & Tobago.

Margaret Gardiner was the Miss Universe in 1978 representing Sou

Margaret Gardiner was the MU in 1978 representing South Africa.

Maritza Sayalero was the Miss Universe in 1979 representing Vene

Maritza Sayalero was the MU in 1979 representing Venezuela.

Shawn Nichols Weatherly was the Miss Universe in 1980 representi

Shawn Nichols Weatherly was the MU in 1980 representing the USA.

Lailan Saez Conde was the Miss Universe in 1981 representing Ven

Lailan Saez Conde was the MU in 1981 representing Venezuela.

Karen Dianne Baldwin was the Miss Universe in 1982 representing

Karen Diane Baldwin was the MU in 1982 representing Canada.

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From 1983 to 1992


Lorraine Downes was the MU in 1983 representing New Zeeland.

Yvonne Ryding was the Miss Universe in 1984 representing Sweden.

Yvonne Ryding was the MU in 1984 representing Sweden.

Deborah Carthy-Deu was the Miss Universe in 1985 representing Pu

Deborah Carthy-Deu was the MU in 1985 representing Puerto Rico.

Barbara Palacios Teyde was the Miss Universe in 1986 representin

Barbara Palacios Teyde was the MU in 1986 representing Venezuela.

Cecilia Carolina Bolocco Fonck was the Miss Universe in 1987 rep

Cecilia Carolina Bolocco Fonck was the MU in 1987 representing Chile.

Porntip Nakhirunkanok was the Miss Universe in 1988 representing

Porntip Nakhirunkanok was the MU in 1988 representing Thailand.

Angela Visser was the Miss Universe in 1989 representing Netherl

Angela Visser was the MU in 1989 representing Netherland.

Mona Grudt was the Miss Universe in 1990 representing Norway

Mona Grudt was the MU in 1990 representing Norway.

Lupita Jones was the Miss Universe in 1991 representing Mexico

Lupita Jones was the MU in 1991 representing Mexico.

Michelle McLean was the Miss Universe in 1992 representing Namib

Michelle McLean was the MU in 1992 representing Namibia.

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From 1993 to 2002

Dayanara Torres was the Miss Universe in 1993 representing Puert

Dayanara Torres was the MU in 1993 representing Puerto Rico.

Sushmita Sen was the Miss Universe in 1994 representing India.

Sushmita Sen was the MU in 1994 representing India.

Chelsi Smith was the Miss Universe in 1995 representing US.

Chelsi Smith was the MU in 1995 representing the US.

Alicia Machado was the Miss Universe in 1996 representing Venezu

Alicia Machado was the MU in 1996 representing Venezuela.

Brook Antoinette Mahealani Lee was the Miss Universe in 1997 rep

Brook Antoinette Mahealani Lee was theMU in 1997 representing the US.

Wendy Fitzwilliam was the Miss Universe in 1998 representing Tri

Wendy Fitzwilliam was the MU in 1998 representing Trinidad & Tobago.

Mpule Kwelagobe was the Miss Universe in 1999 representing Botsw

Mpule Kwelagobe was the MU in 1999 representing Botswana.

Larra Dutta was the Miss Universe in 2000 representing India.

Lara Dutta was the MU in 2000 representing India.

Denise M. Quinones was the Miss Universe in 2001 representing Pu

Denise M. Quinones was the MU in 2001 representing Puerto Rico.

Oksana Fedorova was the Miss Universe in 2002 representing Russi

Oksana Fedorova was the MU in 2002 representing Russia and Justine Pasek representing Panama.

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From 2003 to 2013

Amelia Vega was the Miss Universe in 2003 representing Dominican

Amelia Vega was the MU in 2003 representing the Dominican Republic.

Jennifer Hawkins was the Miss Universe in 2004 representing Aust

Jennifer Hawkins was the MU in 2004 representing Australia.

Natalie Glebova was the Miss Universe in 2005 representing Canad

Natalie Glebova was the MU in 2005 representing Canada.


Zuleyka Rivera was the MU in 2006 representing Puerto Rico.

Riyo Mori was the Miss Universe in 2007 representing Japan.

Riyo Mori was the MUin 2007 representing Japan.

Dayana Mendoza was the Miss Universe in 2008 representing Venezu

Dayana Mendoza was the MU in 2008 representing Venezuela.

Stefania Fernandez was the Miss Universe in 2009 representing Ve

Stefania Fernandez was the MU in 2009 representing Venezuela.

Ximena Navarrete was the Miss Universe in 2010 representing Mexi

Ximena Navarrete was the MU in 2010 representing Mexico.

Leila Lopes was the Miss Universe in 2011 representing Angola.

Leila Lopes was the MU in 2011 representing Angola.

Olivia Culpo was the Miss Universe in 2012 representing US.

Olivia Culpo was the MU in 2012 representing the US.

Gabriela Isler was the Miss Universe in 2013 representing Venezu

Gabriela Isler was the MU in 2013 representing Venezuela.

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