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Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters

by Manila on November 26, 2017

Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters – 2017 Miss Universe Pageant – Winner Photocall – Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino – Las Vegas, NV, USA – Photo Credit: PRN / PRPhotos.com

Place of Birth: Sedgefield, Western Cape, South Africa

Date of Birth: 28 June, 1995

Ethnicity: Afrikaner (Dutch, possibly other)

Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters is a South African beauty queen and model. She was crowned Miss Universe 2017.

She is the daughter of Anne-Mari (Nel) Steenkamp and Bennie Peters.


Lupita Jones

by madman on March 27, 2017

Birth Name: María Guadalupe Jones Garay

Place of Birth: Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico

Date of Birth: September 6, 1968

Ethnicity: Mexican, English, Basque

Lupita Jones is a Mexican actress, director, and beauty queen. She was crowned Miss Mexico 1990 and Miss Universe 1991.

Lupita’s surnames, “Jones” and “Garay”, are English/Welsh and Basque in origin, respectively.


Sushmita Sen

by madman on March 11, 2017

Place of Birth: Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India

Date of Birth: November 19, 1975

Ethnicity: Bengali Indian

Sushmita Sen is an Indian actress, model, and beauty queen. She was crowned Femina Miss India 1994 and Miss Universe 1994.

Sushmita is the daughter of Subhra and Shubeer Sen.


Wendy Fitzwilliam

by madman on March 11, 2017

Birth Name: Wendy Marcelle Fitzwilliam

Place of Birth: Diego Martin, Trinidad & Tobago

Date of Birth: October 4, 1972

Ethnicity: Afro-Trinidadian

Wendy Fitzwilliam is a Trinidadian lawyer, actress, model, television host, singer, and beauty queen. She was crowned Miss Trinidad & Tobago Universe 1998 and Miss Universe 1998.


Chelsi Smith

by madman on February 26, 2017

Birth Name: Chelsi Mariam Pearl Smith

Date of Birth: August 23, 1973

Place of Birth: Redwood City, San Mateo, California, United States

Date of Death: September 8, 2018

Place of Death: Redwood City, California, U.S.

*African-American (father)
*English, possibly other (mother)

Chelsi Smith was an American actress, singer, television host, and beauty pageant titleholder. She was crowned Miss Texas USA 1995, Miss USA 1995, and Miss Universe 1995.

Chelsi was the daughter of Denise (Trimble) and Craig Smith. Her father is black. Her mother is white, and has English ancestry.

Chelsi’s maternal grandparents are Barnie Trimble and Jeanette.

Source: Family history of Chelsi Smith – http://people.com

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