Miss USA 1977

Miss USA 1977, the 26th Miss USA pageant, was televised live by CBS from the Gillard Municipal Auditorium in Charleston, South Carolina on May 14, 1977.

Miss USA 1977
DateMay 14, 1977
PresentersBob Barker and Helen O'Connell
EntertainmentBobby Vinton
VenueGillard Municipal Auditorium, Charleston, South Carolina
BroadcasterCBS, WCSC-TV
Entrants51
Placements12
WinnerKimberly Tomes
Texas Texas
CongenialityFlorida Linda Lefevre
PhotogenicIllinois Elizabeth Curran
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The pageant was won by Kimberly Tomes of Texas, who was crowned by outgoing titleholder Barbara Peterson of Minnesota. Tomes was the first woman from Texas to win the Miss USA title, and went on to place as a semi-finalist at Miss Universe 1977.

ResultsEdit

Final Results Contestant
Miss USA 1977
1st Runner-Up
2nd Runner-Up
3rd Runner-Up
4th Runner-Up
Top 12

Special awardsEdit

Award Contestant
Miss Congeniality
Miss Photogenic

Historical significanceEdit

DelegatesEdit

The Miss USA 1977 delegates were:

External linksEdit