Miss Bonaire

Miss Bonaire is a national beauty pageant in Bonaire.

Miss Bonaire
Formation1967
TypeBeauty pageant
HeadquartersKralendijk
Location
Membership
Miss World
Miss Universe
Miss International
Miss Earth
Official language
Dutch
National Director
Roderick Beaumont (Miss Bonaire)
Bonaire Top International Org. (Miss International Bonaire)
WebsiteOfficial website

HistoryEdit

Traditionally, Miss Bonaire send the winner at Miss Universe in 1967–1999. In 1973–1983 Miss Bonaire winner competed at Miss Intercontinental pageant. Since 2000s Bonaire did not compete at International pageants. In 2010 Bonaire declared to return at International pageants.

Disallowed in Miss UniverseEdit

Since 2010 the Netherlands proclaimed that Bonaire is being Municipality of the Netherlands. The Miss Universe confirmed that Bonaire will only allow to compete at Miss Nederland and will not go to Miss Universe anymore. If the Miss Bonaire wins the Miss Nederland, she may welcome to compete at Miss Universe as "Miss Universe Netherlands".

Franchise holdersEdit

In 2019 the Miss Bonaire confirmed to debut at Miss International competition.

TitleholdersEdit

Color key
  •   Declared as Winner
  •   Ended as runner-up
  •   Ended as one of the finalists or semifinalists

Miss BonaireEdit

Since then the official winner of Miss Bonaire represented her country at the Miss Universe pageant. On occasion, when the winner does not qualify (due to age) for either contest, a runner-up is sent. In 1999 is the last representative of Bonaire at the pageant. Now, the winner may welcome to compete at Miss World competition.

Year Miss Bonaire International Pageants Notes
1967 Cristina Landwier
1968 Ilse Maria de Jong
1969 Julia Edviga Nicolaas
1973 Els Marie Beukenboom
  • Miss Teenage Peace International 1973
    (Top 7)
Miss Teenage Peace International is "Now" called as the Miss Intercontinental
1974 Jasmin Romondt
  • Miss Teenage Intercontinental 1974
Miss Teen Intercontinental is "Now" called as the Miss Intercontinental
1975 Judith Antonia Evertsz
  • Miss Teenage Intercontinental 1975
1978 Rosseley Hernandez
1983 Susan Angela
  • Miss Intercontinental 1983
  • Miss Turismo del Caribe 1985
1995 Donna Landwier
1996 Jessy Viceisza
1997 Jhane-Louise Landwier Previously won Miss World Bonaire 1996
1998 Uzmin Mariluz Everts
1999 Julina Felida Assumed as the People's Choice Award by website only for Miss Universe 1999
2010 Benazir Berends Charles[1] Since 2010 the Netherlands proclaimed that Bonaire is being Municipality of the Netherlands. The Miss Universe confirmed that Bonaire will only allow to compete at Miss Nederland and will not go to Miss Universe anymore.
2012 Saphira Elouise Janga[2]
  • Miss Intercontinental 2012
    (People's Choice Award)
Withdrew at Miss World and Ana Gisel Maciel took over to be the new Miss World Bonaire 2012
2014 Michelle Gumbs [3]
  • Miss Intercontinental 2014
Withdrew at MissIntercontinental 2014 and Skye Romeijn took over to be the new Miss Intercontinental Bonaire 2014/2015
2018 Ruthgainy Frans
  • Did not compete
2023 TBD TBD

Miss International BonaireEdit

Year Miss Bonaire International Pageants Notes
2019 Vera Ghazzouli
  • Did not compete
The Bonaire Top International Organization franchised the Miss International license for Bonaire

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Miss Bonaire 2010/2011". thetimesofbeauty.com. Retrieved April 19, 2016.
  2. ^ Miss Bonaire 2012
    (People's Choice Award)Archived 2014-03-07 at the Wayback Machine
  3. ^ Miss Bonaire 2012
    (People's Choice Award)Archived 2014-03-07 at the Wayback Machine

External linksEdit