Short Biography of Miss Universe 2019 Contestants, Facts, Schedule

Short Biography of Miss Universe 2019 Contestants.
Miss Universe 2019 Contestants.

Miss Universe 2019 Contestants will be on air live from Atlanta, Ga., beginning at 7 p.m. this weekend. On FOX, ET / PT. But the whole week is going on the preliminary competition. Read on to find out how to watch the entire schedule online. There are 15 beautiful ladies below here, and they are ready to represent their country’s name by winning the Miss Universe 2019 Crown.

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1. Julia Horta – Represents the Brazil at the Miss Universe 2019 Contestants.

In 2019, Júlia represented Minas Gerais State at the National Beauty Pageant, Miss Brasil 2019, held at the Sao Paulo Expo Exhibition & Convention Center in São Paulo, Brazil, on March 9, 2019. Julia was crowned by the outgoing titleholder Mayra Dias as Miss Brasil 2019 at the end of the event. Júlia will represent Brazil on the 2019 pageant of the Miss Universe.

In beauty pageants, Júlia has a long history. She competed for’ Miss World Minas Gerais’ where she ultimately became the winner and represented her state on the national pageant ‘ Miss Mundo Brasil 2015,’ which selects the Brazilian representative in Miss World, becoming the top 10 semifinalist. Nonetheless, Júlia inherited the fourth runner-up spot after the initial winner’s resignation. In 2016, on the’ Reinado Internacional del Café 2016 ‘ pageant, she represented Brazil and became the first runner-up. She then took part again in the’ Miss Mundo Brasil ‘ pageant in 2017, representing the Zona da Mata region and becoming the second runner-up.

2. Kadejah Bodden – Represents the Cayman Islands at the Miss Universe 2019 Contestants.

On August 17, 2019, Bodden competed at Miss Cayman Islands in George Town, Cayman Islands, representing the Bodden Town district, where she won the title of Miss Universe Cayman Islands 2019. She was crowned by the 2018 Miss Cayman Islands, the outgoing title holder Caitlin Tyson.

Kadejah Bodden short wiki

Kadejah Bodden was born and raised on the island of Grand Cayman on May 16, 1996 in the district of Bodden Town. Kdejah is a Caymanian model, 23 years old, with a height of 173 cm. Her main interests include biochemistry and followed by regenerative medicine to raise awareness of environmental and climate change problems. She holds a B.A. in Biochemistry and a M.A. in Regenerative Medicine from London’s Queen Mary University. She also enjoys keeping up-to-date with current affairs, yoga, reading and paddling, and hopes to become more involved in our beloved islands ‘ development and progress.

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She showed with incredible grace and courage despite being a newbie to pageantry, and proved her worth by performing extremely well, winning the heart of all with her excellence and beauty.

 As the title winner, Kadejah will be representing the Cayman Islands on the 2019 pageant of Miss Universe.

3. Diana Hamed, Represents the Egypt at the Miss Universe 2019 Contestants.

Miss Egypt Universe 2019 was crowned by 24-year-old Diana Hamed in a national competition held at the Al Masa Hotel in Nasr City, Cairo on Sunday, October 20.

The first and second runners-up were respectively Aya Abdelrazik and Merna Mekawe. In order to win the national beauty crown, Diana bested 19 other candidates. She succeeds Nariman Khaled, the titleholder of last year.

24-year-old, nineteen other contestants were out-shined by beauty to win the national crown. From Cairo, the newly crowned queen arrives at the Miss Universe 2019 pageant in the United States in December, the newly crowned beauty queen will represent her country. And there’s no question that Egypt still has to win its first crown of the Miss Universe.

Diana is a professional model that has had the opportunity to travel around the world with different cultures. On the international platform, she’s a strong challenger.

4. Sissie Luo, Represents the Guam at the Miss Universe 2019 Contestants.

On 29 August 2019, Miss Universe Guam held its grand coronation night at the Sheraton Laguna Guam Resort where seven contestants competed for the national crown and Sissie Luo was crowned the new queen at the end of the final event. At the end of the event final, Athena McNinch crowned her successor and was crowned by Miss Universe Guam 2018.

Short Wiki of Sissie Luo

She is 22 and was born and raised in Tamuning village, Guam. She is of Chinese descent and is able to speak English and Mandarin. She’s a recent Saint John’s High School graduate. She also took home the best award in gown at night, best in swimsuit, and photogenic miss. During the final question and answer portion, Luo shares how she felt.

“There were so many thoughts in my head that I was just trying to collect myself, so the way I responded was to stress the point that our island’s people’s hospitality and compassion will never leave. It will always be here because our island is something so unique, it will always be here, “she said.

Luo says that she was born and raised in Guam, and that she is Chinese. Her first language she spoke was Mandarin. She’s a recent high school graduate from St. John’s. Luo encourages Guam girls to try a pageant after their wishes.

Luo at Miss Universe 2019

Luo began her pageantry career on the Miss Universe Guam 2019 pageant representing Tamuning. Three special awards she won and took home; Best In Swimsuit, Best In Long Gown and Miss Photogenic. She replaced Athena McNinch, the former Miss Universe Guam in 2018.

5. Kelin Rivera KrollRepresents the Peru at the Miss Universe 2019 Contestants.

During the final at the Gran Maracaná de Jesús María in Lima, Kelin Rivera Kroll was crowned the new Miss Peru.

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Kroll was born in Arequipa’s department. She has always been involved in modeling since she was very young and at the age of 18 she moved to Lima to study International Business Administration at the University of La Molina, San Ignacio de Loyola. She is Model Sofía Rivera Kroll’s younger sister, Miss Peru World 2014.

Arequipa’s 26-year-old model will head on to represent the nation of South America at the December 2019 Miss Universe pageant in the USA. She is Sofía Rivera’s sister of Miss Peru World 2014. In 2018, in Miss Peru 2018, Rivera finished second runner-up. She competed in the 2018 Egyptian pageant of Miss Eco International and named her first runner-up.

How Miss Peru Kelin struggled to reach Miss Universe 2019

On 30 June 2012, Rivera represented Junín at the 2012 Miss Peru contest organized by Tito Paz in the Real Felipe del Callao Fortress, where she was 4th finalists and Cindy Mejía of the Lima Region was the winner of the contest.

Tito Paz nominated Rivera to represent Peru at the 2013 Hispanoamericana Reina contest in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia. Rivera represented her country on 12 December 2013, where she participated without success and Alejandra López de Colombia was the winner. But she has won the award for Miss Elegance.

Rivera was invited to the Miss University 2016 contest

Rivera was invited to the Miss University 2016 contest, which took place on the night of 14 February 2016 at the Olympic Stadium in Beijing, China. Where there were a total of 80 invited candidates and at the end of the contest, Rivera was declared winner as she was at the San Ignacio de Loyola University in the Ninth Phase of the career in International Business Administration.

Kelin Rivera represented the city of Arequipa, in the Miss Peru Universe 2018 national event that took place at the Lima Municipal Theater on the night of 30 October 2017. At the end of the contest, Rivera won 2nd Finalist, losing to Andrea Moberg de Loreto, who won 1st Finalist and Romina Lozano del Callao, as the contest’s official winner.

Miss Peru Organization’s president, Jessica Newton

The Miss Peru Organization’s president, Jessica Newton, made a statement through the Organization’s social networks, nominating Kelin Rivera as Peru’s representative in the 2018 Miss Eco International as a debuting country. Rivera represented Peru at the event held in the city of Cairo, Egypt, on 27 April 2018. She managed to get an Eco-Dress Dress in Position 13, a dress that was designed based on old cans and CDs. She managed to get the 2nd Finalist position at the end of the competition.

Samantha Batallanos has been crowned Miss Grand Peru 2020, along with Miss Peru’s 2019 crowning, and Janick Maceta has been crowned Miss Supranational Peru 2019. At Miss Grand International 2020 and Miss Supranational 2019, both the ladies will represent Peru.

In the coronation night, Jessamin Chaparro won the Miss Empowerment title while Lesly Reyna won the Miss Teoma trophy, two special awards were also given.

6. Stacy MichukiRepresents the Kenya at the Miss Universe 2019 Contestants.

Stacy Michuki was crowned the new queen at the grand coronation of Miss Universe Kenya 2019 on October 20 at the Panari Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya. Wabaiya Kariuki Miss Universe Kenya 2018 proclaimed her achievement.  Stacy emerged the winner over 13 other contestants including Akothee’s daughter of famous Kenyan singer Aggrey Dion Okello aka Rue Baby, who closely followed up as the first runners.

Stacy is John Machuki’s grand daughter

Stacy is John Machuki’s grand daughter, a politician and businessman from Kenya. Earlier in 2017, she crowned Face of Nairobi Top Teen Model and was the first runner-up in Few’s Next Face 2018, and has been modeling since she was very young. In the words of her own.

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“Being a model has been the best thing that has happened to me. It allows me to be someone I am not every day,” Stacy was quited by SDE, “I’m so happy! I want to thank everyone who supports my journey and above all, I want to thank God because this battle was also fought on my knees!”

The beauty has earned the right to represent Kenya on the 2019 pageant of Miss Universe after being crowned. Stacy was the youngest of all on this journey and it’s definitely worth praising to win the title at a young age of 18.

7. Lina Ljungberg- Represents the Sweden at the Miss Universe 2019 Contestants.

Ljungberg Born on June 11, 1997 in Östergötland, Sweden. Lina Ljungberg, 22, 175 cm tall, was crowned Miss Universe Sweden 2019 in a national competition held last September 29 at the Café Opera in Stockholm. She succeeds Emma Strandberg, the winner of last year.

This year at Miss Universe, Europe is coming to power with the crowning of another amazing beauty. Not new to the pageantry, Lina once competed in Miss International 2017 and won the title of Miss Bikini Sweden 2018 as well as the title of Miss Photogenique Sweden 2018 that she also won in 2017. Holding all this experience, Lina is definitely going on as a powerful crown contender.

Miss Universe Model Sweden 2019

Paulina Kielczewska and Elvir Aljicevic, Miss Universe Model Sweden 2019, are also crowned in the same event. Yasmine Mindru was the first runner-up to be proclaimed.

The amazing Nordic beauty also has a lot of experience in the modeling industry that shows charming personality in her confident walk. The newly crowned queen took her official Instagram as she was crowned in a post captioned to reveal her emotions, “Truly grateful and honored with this opportunity! That’s my dream, and it’s my reality. I’m going to do all I can to try my best to make Sweden proud. Thank you, family, for this support, and thank you for being amazing to the organization. Thank you, family, for such support and thank you the organization for being amazing. Thank you so much everyone who’s sharing my photos and my Success as Miss Universe Sweden. I love you all.”

With Hillevi Rombin in 1955, Margareta Arvidsson in 1966, and Yvonne Ryding in 1984, Sweden has won the Miss Universe crown three times. However, Miss International still has to win the country.

8. Anni Harjunpää Represents the Finland at the Miss Universe 2019 Contestants.

Ten gorgeous girls are competing in the 2019 Miss Finland competition for the brightest crown. One of them is Tampere’s Anni Harjunpää, competing for number 5. The blonde, 23, admits she’s really herself.

I don’t try to please anyone. Black is a very professional and calm personality, but at the same time I can be fun. These will also balance in this race well with each other, he says.

Relationship of Miss Finland Anni Harjunpää, Boyfriend!

Miss Finland-finalists Anni Harjunpää was anxious to start a new life after high school. He moved to Cyprus, where he worked in a spa-in the ward and then in the clothing store-as a hotel clerk for 2.5 years. There was also a boyfriend from Greece in the country.

“The family of my boyfriend welcomed me. They’re beautiful, warm people, Anni is happy. I never had a Finnish boyfriend, but there is a lot of cultural overlap between Greek and Finnish ways, according to my dating experience. It’s nice and fascinating. When my mother tongue is Finnish and my mother tongue is Russian and Greek, it has brought its own challenges. By consensus they have been resolved.

– Our common language is English, and neither is our emotional language. We also sometimes think a little differently about things, but talking about it all works out. However, the disagreements have mostly been little things”, Anni says.

Anni explains the elegance, compassion and consideration of her husband. There was a fast link between them. No consideration has been given to establishing a relationship with commitments. The pair, in fact, lived in a long-distance relationship.

9. Birta Abiba ÞórhallsdóttirRepresents the Iceland at the Miss Universe 2019 Contestants.

Birta represented Geysir at the 2019 Miss Universe Iceland at Stapi Hall Hljómahöll in Njarðvík, held on 31 August 2019. She was one of the winners and was crowned in 2019 as Miss Universe Iceland, crowned by Katrín Lea Elenudóttir, the outgoing titleholder. Birta will represent Iceland at the 2019 Miss Universe competition as Miss Universe Iceland.

At the national contest, 1.77 m high, Birta Abiba represented Geysir. The 19-year-old beauty gave an amazing performance at the 2019 Miss Universe crowning night earning the right to represent Iceland. Birta is definitely a beauty with brains with the dream of one day becoming a published author. She aims to help raise more schools in countries that are still struggling with high poverty rates and enlist proper education systems. Birta was also part of our top crown favorites.

Short Fact about Birta Abiba

Birta Abiba, born in 1999, lives in the outskirts of Reykjavik in Mosfellsbær. She loves to read and write about her free time. She has written a full-length novel with the intention of becoming a popular published author. She has volunteered with the Red Cross International Study Assistance Program because she wants to encourage kids to read more. Her dream for the future is to help raise more schools and enlist adequate education systems in countries still struggling with high poverty rates.

10. Frederika Cull- Represents the Indonesia at the Miss Universe 2019 Contestants.

Princess Indonesia 2019 At the Miss Universe 2019, is ready to compete. From November 28 to the grand final in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, on December 8, 2019, she will undergo quarantine with 85 other finalists.

Wiki of Princess Indonesia 2019 Frederika Alexis Cull

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Frederika Alexis Cull was born on 5 October 1999 and is an Indonesian-Australian title holder who won the title of Puteri Indonesia 2019. She will be representing Indonesia on the 2019 pageant of Miss Universe.

A lot of things had been prepared by Frederika Alexis Cull before the contest. Like a series of beautiful and elegant dresses that the famous beauty pageant will introduce to the world.

Frederika Cull born and raised in Australia

Cull was born to a British Australian father, Roy Cull (deceased) from Brisbane in Jakarta, Indonesia, and an Indonesian mother, Yuliati (now “Yulia Peers” by virtue of her second husband, from Lampung.

She was born and raised in Australia, where she completed her basic education. She then moved to Jakarta to work as a model and stay in the country in the time needed to join Puteri Indonesia in 2019.

From the upload on the Official Instagram account of Puteri Indonesia, the rows of dresses displayed by Frederika were seen. Call it Priyo Oktaviano’s outfit, who launched a special collection on the theme “Bali of Arc” for the Indonesian Weaving Cita. The project is using the weaving of Klungkung, Bali.

Cull will be representing Indonesia at the 68th edition of Miss Universe 2019 pageant at the end of 2019, where Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Elisa Magnayon Gray from the Philippines will be represented crown her successor at the end of the pageant.

11. Teresa RuglioRepresents the Malta at the Miss Universe 2019 Contestants.

As the winner of Miss Universe Malta 2019, the stunning lady Teresa Ruglio was crowned. She’s 23 and she’s from Venezuela. She’s going to represent Malta later this year at Miss Universe 2019 pageant. Francesca Mifsud crowned her as the new Miss Universe Malta.

Nicola Grixti declared himself the first runner-up at the same event, while Nicole Mallia was declared the second runner-up. Malta never put the Miss Universe pageant in the final.

Short wiki of Miss Universe of Malta Teresa

Ruglio was born to an Italo-Venezuelan family originally from Caposele in Caracas on January 4, 1996, and has three Malta, Italy and Venezuela citizenships. Ruglio is the youngest of eleven children, and when she was 13, her father Gelsomino died. Due to the turmoil in Venezuela and the kidnapping and assassination of her elder brother Bruno in Colombia, the family left Venezuela and immigrated to Malta in 2016. The family settled in Sliema after arriving in Malta and Ruglio began to learn English and Maltese.

Facts of Miss Malta Teresa Ruglio

At the LeoVegas App, Teresa Ruglio is a live host. Through her handles on social media, she spreads a lot of positivity and finds happiness in the simplest things like nature and is a true believer. Her beautiful face reflects her beautiful and optimistic personality. Teresa is going to give the other contestants a tough fight, and with her positivity she might just be able to conquer them.

Ruglio represented Sliema’s city at the 2019 Miss Universe Malta competition held on 12 July 2019 at the Hilton Malta in St. Julian’s. She went on to win the competition and the outgoing titleholder Francesca Mifsud crowned Miss Universe Malta at the end of the event. During the competition, Ruglio wanted to raise awareness of the Venezuelan crisis and continue her work as a motivational speaker. She plans to use her tough past experiences to help people look at the world with optimism and create positive habits.

Teresa, pageant titleholder of Venezuelan-Malta beauty who was crowned Miss Universe Malta in 2019. She is going to represent Malta in the Miss Universe competition.

12. Gunzaya Bat-Erdene–  Represents Mongolia in Miss Universe 2019 Contestants

Miss Universe Mongolia 2019 is Bat-Erdene Gunzaya! The 24-year-old pageant veteran from Ulanbataar at the 2019 Miss Universe competition bested 13 other candidates for the title and the right to represent the country.

Short Wiki of Miss Mongolia Bat-Erdene

Gunzaya was born on September 15, 1995 and comes from Mongolia’s capital, Ulanbaatar. The city houses Bogd Khan’s Winter Palace, the International Intellectual Museum, Gandan Khiid, Sükhbaatar Square, Tasgany Ovoo, Badma Ega Datsan, Shaman’s Center for Eternal Holy Sophistication, Dashchoilon Khiid, and Chinggis Khan Waxworks.

On September 20, 2019, at the UB Palace Concert Hall in Ulaanbaatar, Gunzaya was crowned Miss Universe Mongolia 2019 with 13 other candidates. She was succeeded by Miss Universe Mongolia 2018 Dolgion Delgarjav, 27, to her fellow Ulaanbaatar resident Miss Universe Mongolia 2019. In Miss Intercontinental 2014, Gunzaya had previously competed but was unplaced. In 2018, she finished in World Miss Tourism Ambassador with a thrid runner-up.

Mongolian national news anchor Anh Bayar is Miss Universe Mongolia’s regional director. The newly crowned Miss Universe Mongolia 2019 is all about dancing and sports and is 5’8′′ tall.

Gunzaya Bat-Erdene At Miss Universe 2019

At Miss Universe 2019, Gunzaya Bat-Erdene, 24, will represent Mongolia. She is the second woman to represent the country on the Miss Universe Organization’s global beauty pageant, currently owned by the WME / IMG talent agency.

13. Sharon PieksmaRepresents the Netherlands at the Miss Universe 2019 Contestants.

Miss Netherlands 2019 is Rotterdam’s 24-year-old Sharon Pieksma. Sharon isn’t a stranger in the Netherlands beauty world. She wanted to become the “next Topmodel of Holland” in 2013, but the judges felt she was too big to be a fashion model.

Sharon also made the news in 2017 when she said in a TV interview that when she was just a 15-year-old model she had been sexually assaulted multiple times.

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On 30 June 2019, Pieksma was selected to represent Rotterdam at the 2019 procession of Miss Netherlands. She succeeded Rahima Ayla Dirkse van Rotterdam with her first album Fabiënne Davelaar. As Miss Netherlands, at the Miss Universe 2019 procession, Pieksma will represent the Netherlands.

Short Wiki of Sharon Pieksma

Pieksma was born in Rotterdam on 6 January 1995. As a freelance model, she works as a DJ. During a broadcast of the Crown Hunting program on RTL 4, Pieksma was selected as the winner. She has left behind nine other candidates. She took part in the 6th cycle of the Holland’s Next Top Model in 2013, at the age of 18, where she became a finalist. In the race, she eventually placed the twelfth.

Sharon is a Netherlands model and beauty queen crowned in 2019 by Miss Netherlands. She will be representing the Netherlands at the 2019 procession of Miss Universe.

14. Zozibini TunziRepresents the South Africa at the Miss Universe 2019 Contestants.

The competition of the Miss Universe is fast approaching, and while Miss South Africa Zozibini Tunzi looks forward to taking the global stage, she said her short reign was not a pleasant one.

On Women’s Day in August, the 25-year-old, who comes from Tsolo in the Eastern Cape, was crowned Miss South Africa.

Miss South Africa Zozibini Wiki

Tunzi was born in Tsolo, Eastern Cape, on 18 September 1993 and raised in the nearby Sidwadweni village. Tunzi later moved to Cape Town, settling in the suburb of the Gardens, to attend the Technology University of Cape Peninsula, where she graduated in 2018 with a Bachelor of Public Relations and Image Management degree.

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Before winning Miss South Africa, Tunzi graduated from Cape Peninsula University of Technology with a Bachelor of Technology degree in Public Relations at the University of Technology and worked as a graduate intern in Ogilvy Cape Town’s Public Relations Division.

Pageant for Miss Universe 2019

Tunzi began her pageantry career in 2017 when she was accepted as one of Miss South Africa’s top 26 semifinalists in 2017, despite not being picked as one of the twelve finalists. She went back to pageantry to compete in the 2019 competition for Miss South Africa. Of the initial applications, on June 26, 2019, Tunzi was selected to continue as one of the top 35 semi-finalists. Following further auditions, Tunzi was announced on July 11 as one of the 16 finalists. Tunzi will also represent South Africa at the 2019 competition for Miss Universe.

Tunzi, women empowerment

Tunzi said she would use the opportunity to campaign for women’s empowerment and tackle gender-based violence internationally as the nation celebrated 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-based Violence.

“The Miss Universe platform as well as the Miss South Africa platform are some of the few platforms that actually give women the ability to lead and the more we begin to look at it as a leadership position, the less controversial it is and the more women we will start moving forward,” she said.

15. Cheslie KrystRepresents the America at the Miss Universe 2019 Contestants.

Cheslie Kryst, a 27-year-old North Carolina lawyer representing a few free inmates, won the 2019 Miss USA title in a diverse field including teachers, nurses and military members. New Mexico’s Alejandra Gonzalez was the first runner up, and the second runner up during the competition was Oklahoma’s Triana Browne.

Following her own wins, Kaliegh Garris as Miss Teen USA 2019, and Nia Franklin as Miss America 2019, all three major American pageants have been won by African American women as the first year in American history.

Career stats of Kryst

After graduating from Wake Forest University School of Law in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Kryst graduated in 2017 with a Juris Doctor and Master of Business Administration. After graduating from Wake Forest University School of Law in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Kryst became licensed as a lawyer in both North Carolina and South Carolina and began to work as a lawyer at Poyner Spruill LLP.

Cheslie Kryst wiki/Bio

Cheslie Kryst was born to a Polish American father and an African American mother in Charlotte, North Carolina, on April 28, 1991. She’s got four brothers, Asa, Chandler, Jet, Brooklyn, and Page, a sister. 

Her aunt, April Simpkins, was competing in pageantry and, when Kryst was a teen, was crowned Mrs. North Carolina US. Kryst grew up and attended Northwestern High School in Rock Hill, South Carolina. The family later moved to Fort Mill, South Carolina, and Kryst moved to Fort Mill High School, graduating in 2009; both cities are suburbs in the metropolitan area of Charlotte. Kryst moved to Columbia, South Carolina to attend South Carolina University after graduating from high school. She graduated with a degree in advertising and human resource management from the Darla Moore School of Business in 2013, where she was also a member of the honor society Alpha Lambda Delta, women’s track and field team Gamecocks, and mock court.

Pageant at Miss Universe 2019

As Miss USA, to fulfill her pageantry duties, Kryst took a one-year leave of absence from her law career. She will be representing the United States at the 2019 contest for Miss Universe. In October 2019, after serving as a special correspondent in September 2019, Kryst became a correspondent for Extra.