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Reina Hispanoamericana (Hispanic American Queen) is an annual beauty pageant celebrating Hispanic heritage, language and culture, started in 1991 as Reina Sudamericana (South American Queen), is based in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia. Up to 2003 the participants were restricted to the 10 countries in South America; in 2004 participants from Panama and Costa Rica in Central America were invited; and in 2006 participants from the Dominican Republic, Nicaragua, Puerto Rico, Portugal & Spain joined. In 2007 Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras & United States were added, and the name changed to Reina Hispanoamericana. In 2008, Curaçao and Haiti were added. In 2017, the Philippines, Canada, and Australia were added,

Reina Hispanoamericana
Formation1991; 28 years ago (1991)
TypeBeauty pageant
HeadquartersSanta Cruz
Location
Official language
Spanish
President
Gloria de Limpias
Websitehttp://www.promocionesgloria.com

The pageant is organized by Promociones Gloria, based in Bolivia. More than 20 contestants participate every year.

The current Reina Hispanoamericana is Nariman Battikha of Venezuela who was crowned on 4 November 2018 in Santa Cruz, Bolivia.

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TitleholdersEdit

Year Reina Hispanoamericana Virreina Hispanoamericana Venue
1991 Patricia Godói
  Brazil
Vivian Benítez
  Paraguay
Santa Cruz, Bolivia
1992 Francis Gago
  Venezuela
Raquel Chaparro
  Colombia
1993 Paola Vintimilla
  Ecuador
Savka Pollak
  Chile
1994 Liliana González
  Paraguay
Solange Pastor
  Venezuela
1995 Carolina Taís Müller
  Brazil
María Auxiliadora González
  Venezuela
1996 Helga Bauer
(Dethroned)
  Bolivia
Tonka Tomicic
(new Virreina)
  Chile
Gasbriela Vergara
(Successor)
  Venezuela
1997 Patricia Fuenmayor
  Venezuela
Verónica Larrieu
  Bolivia
1998 Susana Barrientos
  Bolivia
Daira Lambis
  Venezuela
1999 Jenny Vaca Paz
  Bolivia
Karen Larrea
  Brazil
2000 Ligia Petit
  Venezuela
Natalia Figueras
  Uruguay
2001 María Rocío Stevenson
  Colombia
Norelys Rodríguez
  Venezuela
2002 Marcela Ruete
  Ecuador
Irene Aguilera
  Bolivia
2003 Cecília Valarini
  Brazil
María Fernanda Tóndolo
  Venezuela
2004 Tania Domanickzy
  Paraguay
Mónica Jaramillo
  Colombia
Cochabamba, Bolivia
2005 Diana Milena Cepeda
  Colombia
Priscila Del Salto
  Ecuador
2006 Francine Eickemberg
  Brazil
Ana María Ortíz
  Bolivia
Santa Cruz, Bolivia
2007 Massiel Taveras
  Dominican Republic
Jane De Sousa Borges
  Brazil
2008 Laura Zúñiga
(Dethroned)
  Mexico
Gabriela Rejala
(new Virreina)
  Paraguay
Vivian Noronha
(Successor)
  Brazil
2009 Adriana Vasini
  Venezuela
Sandra Vinces
  Ecuador
2010 Caroline Medina
  Venezuela
Egni Eckert
  Paraguay
2011 Evalina Van Putten
  Curacao
María Jesús Matthei
  Chile
2012 Sarodj Bertin
  Haiti
Juliana Sampaio
  Spain
2013 María Alejandra López
  Colombia
Yaritza Reyes
  Dominican Republic
2014 Romina Rocamonje
  Bolivia
Vanessa López
  Mexico
2015 Sofía del Prado
  Spain
Laura Leticia Garcete Riveros
(Dethroned)
  Paraguay
Digene Marilyn Zimmerman
(new Virreina)
  Aruba
2016 Maria Camila Soleibe
  Colombia
Magdalena Chiprés
  Mexico
2017 Teresita Marquez
  Philippines
Akisha Albert
  Curaçao
2018 Nariman Battikha
  Venezuela
Isabela Pandini
  Brazil
2019 TBD TBD TBD

PlacementsEdit

Country/Territory Titles Winning Year(s)
  Venezuela 7 1992, 1996[B], 1997, 2000, 2009, 2010, 2018
  Brazil 5 1991, 1995, 2003, 2006, 2008[B]
  Bolivia 4 1996[A], 1998, 1999, 2014
  Colombia 2001, 2005, 2013, 2016
  Ecuador 2 1993, 2002
  Paraguay 1994, 2004
  Philippines 1 2017
  Spain 2015
  Haiti 2012
  Curacao 2011
  Mexico 2008[A]
  Dominican Republic 2007[A]

Notes
A Dethroned
B Took over title

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