Concurso de miss: a diplomacia da beleza
A vencedora foi Armi Helena Kuusela, da Finlândia, que recebeu um contrato para trabalhar na Universal. O show é o terceiro programa internacional mais visto do mundo. Perde apenas para a final da Copa do Mundo e a abertura dos Jogos Olímpicos.
No work, no pork
As if these were not enough, our hot-blooded swains with roving eyes couldn't wait – Virgilio Hilario swept off her feet the first Miss Universe (1952) Miss Finland Armi Kuusela; and Jorge Araneta wooed the first Miss International (1960) Miss Colombia ...
Miss Universe Evolution Exposes Unhealthy Beauty Standards Of Today
It's been the subject of controversy right from the get-go, after the first winner, 17-year-old Armi Kuusela of Finland, handed back her sash and crown after ten months so she could marry her fiancé. Over the decades there's been a slew of ...
The beauties and the beasts
We have also plucked the first Miss Universe 1953, (the Finnish beauty Armi Kuusela, who was swept off her feet in tango by would-be Mr. Universe Virgilo Hilario), and the first Miss International 1960 Stella Marquez, whom our Consul General Jorge ...