-
x

Meet New Friends!

Recommended friends are based on your interests. Make sure they are up to date.

Friends ff8c072dd79a91c1300f032d674241a8d64367100ffb1f25fa3f9bec4a05319f
Kidzworld Logo

Miss Universe 2009 Pageant

Last week, 84 of the most beautiful women in the world traveled from 84 different countries to the Bahamas to compete for the title of Miss Universe 2009. The women strutted their stuff in bathing suits, beautiful evening gowns and some of the most elaborate costumes you could imagine—everything from a nine foot circle of feathers to windmills to masks glued to their gowns. Unfortunately, the number dwindled to 83 when Miss Turks & Caicos withdrew because of dehydration.


Miss Universe Makes History

Stefanía Fernández, a 19 year old woman from Venezuela, was crowned Miss Universe 2009. And to add to this excitement, this year’s Miss Universe pageant made history. It was the first time any country has ever won two years in a row. Way to go Venezuela! It was the former Miss Universe’s job to place the crown on Stefanía’s head. But she was so excited to pass the crown to a fellow Venezuelan that the crown fell to the floor! Whoops!


Runners-Up

Here are the Runners-up:

  • 1st Runner-up: Dominican Republic
  • 2nd Runner-up: Kosovo
  • 3rd Runner-up: Australia
  • 4th Runner-up: Puerto Rico

  • Strangely enough, the crowned winner, Miss Venezuela, scored the lowest of the top five women—an 8.86—during the final evening gown competition with her classic red off-the-shoulder gown.

    Minor Awards

    But there were more awards up for grabs than just the crown. Venezuela may have won the title, but Diane Broce from Panama won the Best National Costume award, Chutima Durongdej from Thailand was voted Miss Photogenic and Wang Jingyao from China was voted Miss Congeniality.


    Related Stories:

  • Miss Teen USA - From Winner to Judge
  • Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous DVD Review
  • Bathing Suits to Fit Your Body
  • Dear Dish-It: Help Me Find A Grad Gown!
  • 0 Comments

    Related Stories

    Pageant poll

    Would You Enter a Pageant?

    • Sure. It'd be fun and challenging.
    • Maybe. I'd love to own a crown!
    • Absolutely not. They're weird and degrading.
    • I've already entered a bunch!

    Entertainment In The Forums

    cubicfairy
    I'll get started tomorrow
    reply about 23 hours
    cubicfairy
    One day a man married a pickle, ordered McDonald's for lunch and then the pickle wrote on the burger in permanent marker ' you just ate a Pickle's and grows arms and legs then walks off
    reply about 23 hours
    cubicfairy
    cubicfairy posted in Celebs:
    What kinda freaking question is this! Hermione Granger! Never underestimate anything Harry Potter! Literally, I sleep with a Harry Potter plush at night! ( not creepy!)
    reply about 24 hours
    Mellisa169
    How to get a date:1. Carry a bunch of limes2. Go to the person you want to date3. Make small talk4. Drop all the limes5. Go to try and pick them up6. Take a long enough time to make them help you7. Struggle with the limes until you have them all off the ground8. Say "Sorry, I'm bad at pick up limes"9. Date them
    reply 1 day
    xXSomeoneWasHereXx
    Okay, try to answer all these riddles. 1. Imagine you are in a dark room. There is nothing in the room, now mirror, window, door, anything that you could possibly escape with. How do you get out? 2. Why did Tommy tiptoe past the medicine cabinet? 3. A girl is twice as old as her brother and half as old as her father. In 50 years, her brother will be half as old as his father. How old is the daughter now? ​4. When may a man's coat pocket be empty, and yet have something in it? 5.​ What did the baseball glove say to the ball? 6. What do you get when you cross a snowman with a vampire? ​​  ​7. My life can be measured in hours, I serve by being devoured. Thin, I am quick Fat, I am slow Wind is my foe. 8.  If you have three oranges and you take away two, how many will you have? 9. What do you call two witches who live together? 10. How did the court know the judge was ready for bed?
    reply 1 day