First Indian Woman Who Won Miss Universe Pageant And Broke All The StereotypesOctober 26, 2016
The first Miss Universe was held on 28th June 1952 at the Long Beach Municipal Auditorium in Long Beach, California, USA. Thirty contestants competed for the crown in that year. Winning or participating in the Miss Universe pageant is a great achievement.
This lady from India was one among the thirty contestants who really gave a tough competition to others. If she wouldn’t have made this brave attempt, then there no space would have been created for Sushmita Sen, Lara Dutta And Aishwarya Rai to receive this kind of honor and respect at the Miss Universe pageant in the later years.
When when she appeared in Miss Universe pageant 1952, she was just 22