Beauty pageants aren’t new to the scene. Women have been taking the stage to demonstrate their beauty — in looks, mind, and passion — for centuries. It wasn’t until 1952, however, that the end-all be-all of competitions created a sole beauty queen: Miss Universe.
Over seven decades, the competition and its winners have dazzled us time and time again with breathtaking beauty and world-changing ambitions. In fact, these Miss Universe title holders and trendsetters from years past are still leaving us stunned today!