Stephanie Del Valle is the second Miss World from Puerto Rico
Miss World 2016 Final Results
History of Puerto Rico at Miss WorldPuerto Rico debuted in Miss World in 1959, then was absent from 1960 to 1969. The country won the crown in 1975 (Wilnelia Merced) and 2016 (Stephanie Del Valle). Also, Puerto Rico has produced two 2nd runners-up (2005, 2011) and ten semi-finalists (1976, 1978, 1980, 1985, 2002, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010), and one quarter-finalist (2012).
Reaction of Miss World 2016, Stephanie Del Valle
Miss World 2016 Stephanie Del Valle and her runners-up with Miss World chairman Julia Morley. Did you know this ?
Miss World is the oldest surviving major international Beauty pageant. It was created in the United Kingdom by Eric Morley in 1951. Since his death in 2000, Morley's widow, Julia Morley, has co-chaired the pageant. Alongside with its rival, the Miss Universe and Miss Earth contests, Miss World pageant is one of the three most publicised beauty contests in the world.
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