Miss World is the oldest running international beauty pageant. The winners perceive this title as a launching pad to make a name for themselves in the world of glamour and fame. But, lady luck does not shine on all. Some of the winners have managed to become successful and others have gone into oblivion. Forgotten and lost. Today, we are going to meet you the actress who became Miss World and how they looks nowadays.
1. Reita Faria
Reita Faria was India’s first Miss World. It was 1966, when she won the title. Reita, who hailed from Mumbai, was a doctor by profession and she was 23 when she participated in the beauty pageant. She was also the first Indian girl to have worn a swimsuit for any beauty contest. Reita turned down modelling and acting offers after the completion of her one year tenure as Miss World because she wanted to concentrate on her studies.
2. Aishwarya Rai
Aishwarya Rai is one of the most beautiful women in the world won Miss World in 1994. She has not only proved her acting talent in Bollywood but Hollywood as well. A mother now, she still is just as beautiful and stunning.[ecp code=”4″]
3. Diana Hayden
Diana Hayden won the Femina Miss India World crown in 1997 and then went on to win the Miss Worldcrown in the same year. Following her tenure as the global representative for the Miss World organization, Hayden moved to the UK and studied acting at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. In 2008, Diana Hayden became a wild card entry on the second season of the popular Indian TV show Bigg Boss. She was voted off Bigg Boss during Week 13.
4. Yukta Mookhey
Mookhey was crowned Miss World 1999 beating 93 delegates from other countries. She became the fourth woman from India to win Miss World after Reita Faria in 1966. She made her Hindi film debut with Pyaasa in 2002 starring with Aftab Shivdasani. The film proved to be a flop at the box office. In 2005, she acted in two films Memsahab and Love in Japan and in 2006, she appeared in the music video Kathputali.
5. Priyanka Chopra
The talented actress Priyanka Chopra was crowned Miss World in 2000. Not just in a Bollywood, Priyanka is now an international icon and making all of us proud of her.