Miss Universe 1961

Miss Universe 1961, the 10th anniversary of the Miss Universe pageant, was held on 15 July 1961 at the Miami Beach Auditorium in Miami Beach, Florida, United States. Marlene Schmidt of Germany was crowned the winner by outgoing titleholder Linda Bement of the United States.

Miss Universe 1961
Miss Universe 1961 opening titles.jpg
Date15 July 1961
PresentersJohnny Carson
VenueMiami Beach Auditorium, Miami Beach, Florida, United States
Entrants48
Placements15
Debuts
Withdrawals
Returns
WinnerMarlene Schmidt
 Germany
CongenialityEleftheria Deloutsi
 Greece
PhotogenicSharon Brown
 United States
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ResultsEdit

 
Miss Universe 1961 participating nations and results

PlacementsEdit

Final results Contestant
Miss Universe 1961
1st Runner-Up
2nd Runner-Up
3rd Runner-Up
4th Runner-Up
Top 15

ContestantsEdit

AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Htwe, Nien Ei Ei (28 September 2009). "Former 'Miss Burma' winner passes away". The Myanmar Times. Retrieved 11 November 2017.