Noelia Freire, 23, of Castela-Mancha was crowned Miss Universe Spain 2016 on December 5, 2016. Noelia will have the opportunity to represent Spain at the 2016 Miss Universe Pageant on January 30, 2017 in the Philippines.
Catriona Gray will represent the Philippines at Miss World 2016 on December 18, 2016 in Washington D.C. She will be the second Miss World from the Philippines if she wins the coveted blue crown in December. The first was Megan Young in 2013.
Gray was born in Cairns to an Australian father, Ian Gray, and a Filipino mother from Albay, Normita Ragas Magnayon. After finishing high school studies in Australia, she made the decision to move to Manila, Philippines, where she immediately gained popularity as one of the most celebrated and sought-after models in the country.
The 2016 Miss Universe Pageant will be held on January 30, 2017 in the Philippines. 90 women will compete for the prestigious crown. Pia Wurtzbach will crown her successor at the end of the event.
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With a worldwide audience of approximately 1 billion viewers, Miss World is the most important beauty pageant in the world with Miss Universe. Every year, Pageant Experts from across the world put forth their predictions as to which ladies will make the cut at this event.
Miss World 2016 will be held on December 18, 2016 in Washington D.C. Miss World 2015 Mireia Lalaguna from Spain will crown her successor at the end of the event.