Miss World From India Till Now: Hello, everyone, I hope you all are doing great. So, we all celebrated our 73rd Independence Day last week and remembered the people who made it possible for our country to be independent. Not only sportsperson or scholars have made it possible to make our nation proud, but the young beauties from India also made our nation proud by winning the ultimate miss world beauty pageant so many times. So, today I would be sharing the details and the list of all the beauties that made our country proud. Not only their beauty but their agenda and other skills made them to win this pageant by leaving behind every other girl from different countries. Keep reading to know more.
REITA FARIA, 1966
Reita Faria was the first-ever Indian woman to win the miss world beauty pageant. She was also the very first Asian woman to win the miss world title. She was born on August 23, 1943, in Goa and won the title of Miss Mumbai and then later she won the title of Femina Miss India which leads her to the gates of Miss World beauty pageant. She was crowned miss world at the age of 23 on November 17, 1966, in London at the lyceum theatre where the pageant was held. She then refused to all the offers for modeling and acting and completed her study in medical.
AISHWARYA RAI, 1994
Who isn’t aware of the beauty that Aishwarya rai is (now Aishwarya rai Bachchan). She won the title of miss world after a long wait of 28 years. She was born on November 1st, 1973 in Karnataka and was crowned with the title of Miss World on November 19, 1994, at the sun city entertainment center, sun city, South Africa. She then received a number of offers for modeling and acting and hence, she won over the world with her talent and her beauty.
DIANA HAYDEN, 1997
Daina Hayden was born on 1st May 1973 in the city of Hyderabad. She made her debut at the of 23 and was shortlisted in the beauty pageant of Femina Miss India in 1997. She won the title of Miss World on November 22, 1997, in Plantation Club, Mahé along with two other titles namely Miss Photogenic and Spectacular Swimwear. She was offered movies and modeling like every other miss world winner is offered and hence, she grabbed the offers and worked in a few movies. She then made her return by being a participant in the second season of the famous reality show ‘Bigg Boss’ in 2008.
Yukta Mookhey was born on 7th October,1997 in Bangalore. She was a student of zoology and made her debut in Femina Miss India at the age of 19 in the year 1999. She was crowned with the title of Miss World on December 4, 1999 in Olympia, London. Along with the title of Miss World, during the contest, she was also crowned as Miss World – Asia and Oceania. She then made her debut in 2001 in the film industry with an item song in a Tamil movie and in 2002 she made her Bollywood debut with the film pyaasa.
PRIYANKA CHOPRA, 2000
Priyanka Chopra was born on July 18, 1982, in a small town of Jamshedpur, Bihar. She is one of the most famous and successful Indian to win the title of Miss World. She was crowned with the title of Miss World on November 30, 2000, in the millennium dome, London. She then received offers from Bollywood and hence, made her debut in 2003 with the movie The Hero: Love Story of a Spy and this started a series of amazing superhits given by the actress. She then made her singing debut in Hollywood in the year of 2012 and later she started her acting debut in Hollywood. She is honored with many awards which include the Padma Shri award in 2016. Now she is happily married to Nick Jonas.
MANUSHI CHHILLAR, 2017
Manushi chhillar was born on May 14, 1997, in the state of Haryana. She won the title of Miss World for India after a long gap of 17 years. She is a student of medicine and is said to be a scholar. She won the title for Miss world on November 18, 2017, in Sanya city arena, China. She then received numerous offers from Bollywood but she refused them all for now.