Miss Universe: Gabriella Isle

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On November 9, 2013, Gabriela Isler made history when she was named Miss Universe, becoming the seventh woman from Venezuela to bring home the crown.

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9 Things You Didn’t Know About Miss USA Nia Sanchez

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Nia Sanchez, 24, was crowned the most beautiful woman in the United States on Sunday night, but this is one beauty queen who packs a punch — and a kick.

 

3) She’s Hispanic.
The newly crowned Miss USA is “half Hispanic,” according to her profile. In fact, Nia said that she made it a point to travel to Mexico on mission trips when she was growing up. The 24-year-old model is one of the few Latinas to have won the crown in the history of Miss USA, Mexican-born actress Laura Herring was the first in 1985.

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Pure Beauty: Judging Race in Japanese American Beauty Pageants: Rebecca Chiyoko King-O’Riain

“With a low rate of immigration and a high rate of interracial marriage, Japanese Americans today compose the Asian ethnic group with the largest proportion of mixed-race members.”

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Flora Coquerel: Mixed-Race Miss France Targeted by Racist Slurs

Flora Coquerel, Mixed-Race Miss France Targeted by Racist Slurs, Flora the new Miss France attacked by online spammers through racial slurps and the girl

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