History of Miss Universe Titleholders 1952-2016

Miss Universe was once the most prestigious beauty pageant in the world, now even through countless scandals and mishaps it remains a force to be reckoned with in the pageant world. In the 1950’s it introduced global beauties that brought the message of peace to Indonesia, Iceland and everywhere in between. While the prizes might have gone from a box of chocolates to cars, the sentiment remains the same and that’s why Miss Universe has lasted nearly 65 years! Read on to discover why Miss Universe 2002 gave up her crown and to get a better understanding why so many beauties from Venezuela have nabbed the title.