Miss Universe 1962

Miss Universe 1962, the 11th Miss Universe pageant, was held on 14 July 1962 at the Miami Beach Auditorium in Miami Beach, Florida, United States. Norma Nolan of Argentina was crowned the winner by the outgoing titleholder Marlene Schmidt of Germany.

Miss Universe 1962
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Miss Universe 1962 participating nations and results
Date14 July 1962
PresentersGene Rayburn
VenueMiami Beach Auditorium, Miami Beach, Florida, United States
Entrants52
Placements15
Debuts
Withdrawals
Returns
WinnerNorma Nolan
 Argentina
CongenialitySarah Olimpia Frómeta
 Dominican Republic
Hazel Williams
 Wales
Best National CostumeKim Carlton
 England
PhotogenicKim Carlton
 England
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ResultsEdit

PlacementsEdit

Final results Contestant
Miss Universe 1962
1st Runner-Up
2nd Runner-Up
  •   Finland – Anja Aulikki Järvinen
3rd Runner-Up
4th Runner-Up
  •   Brazil – Maria Olívia Rebouças
Top 15

ContestantsEdit

NotesEdit

ReplacementsEdit

  •   Venezuela - Miss Venezuela sent its 2nd runner-up, Virginia Bailey, because its originally crowned winner, Olga Antonetti, was below 18 and did not meet the age requirement.

Did not competeEdit

AwardsEdit

  •   Dominican Republic - Miss Amity (Sarah Olimpia Frómeta)
  •   Wales - Miss Amity (Hazel Williams)
  •   England - Miss Photogenic & Best National Costume (Kim Carlton)

General ReferencesEdit

  • West, Donald (ed.). "Miss Universe 1962". pageantopolis.com. Archived from the original on February 7, 2012. Retrieved November 25, 2018.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "MAIDS IN JAPAN". Danville Register. June 21, 1962. Retrieved 14 April 2016.