Biography – Miss Universe 1977

1977 was the time of the Snake in the Chinese Horoscope. Unquestionably, was a decent year for those individuals who were conceived in the years 1929, 1941 and 1953.Trinidad Tobago has been known as a standout amongst the most wonderful nations in the Third World, however the Caribbean Island is likewise the origin of the main dark Miss Universe Pageant in the History. Her name: Janelle Penny Commissiong. Miss USA Sarah Rose Summers

In 1953 Janelle “Penny” Commissiong, the girl of Venezuelan mother and Trinidadian dad, appeared on the scene in Port of Spain, Trinidad Tobago, a nation extremely renowned for its music and competitors as Ato Bolton and Hasely Crawford. During the 1960s she moved with her family to the United States.

In New York City, she considered style creator at the Fashion Institute of Technology. In any case, she came back to Port of Spain in 1976, year where Miss Trinidad and Tobago, Margaret Elizabeth McFarlane, won the Miss Congeniality Title. One year from now, Janelle Commissiong had been chosen to speak to the Island at the 1977 Miss Universe Competition in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Amid the Miss Universe Beauty Pageant Miss TT was prominent, yet was not most loved for the title. Miss Austria, Eva Maria Duringer, was a major most loved until last second.She looks like Farrah Fawcett, an on-screen character best known for her job on Tv’s Charly Angel’s in the 1970s.Other top picks were Miss Colombia, Aura Maria Mojica, a colorful young lady from Cali; and Miss Nicaragua, Beatriz Lacayo Obregon, a terrific Latin Barbie from Managua. Be that as it may, none most loved did not communicate in English great.

Miss Trinidad-Tobago was chosen Miss Photogenic 4 days before the last. She was the second dark lady to win the honor in the Miss Universe History. On July sixteenth, in the National Theater of Santo Domingo, Janelle Commissiong was amazing in the elimination round and last. It was an exceptionally decent day for her. Miss Austria did not demonstrate a similar ability contrasted with Miss TT. Minutes after the fact Janelle Commissiong was packed Miss Universe.

Miss Trinidad and Tobago pulled in worldwide consideration in 1977 on the grounds that she was packed as the primary dark in the order of Miss Universe. Toward the finish of the transmission, by means of satellite, the Trinidadian commended the triumph of Janelle Commissiong. Port of Spain was a jubilee. Each paper had a similar story. The New York Times said that “Miss Universe 1977 was a dark sensation”. Unquestionably, the world did not have a dark Miss Universe until 1977.

There were 12 judges: Oscar de La Renta (Dominican originator), Dionne Warwick (American artist), Gordon Parks (American picture taker), Roberto Cavalli (creator from Italy), Marisol Malaret (once in the past Miss Universe), Wihelmina (planner from the Netherlands) and different identities. At the point when Janelle was packed as Miss Universe, Dionne Warwick said “I felt as though I had won”.

After her rule, she had a meeting with Joaquin Balaguer, President of the Dominican Republic (a fanatic of Miss Universe Pageant) in the National Palace. Like Miss Universe, she visited numerous countries around the globe: from Iceland, Argentina, Hong Kong, Peru, Puerto Rico to the United States.

In 1978 Janelle went to Chile, where she was an exceptional judge at the “Miss Beaches of South American”. Amid her rule, she had been a backer for dark’s rights and the world harmony. She needs to meet with Idi Amin Dada, one of the most noticeably awful despots of the twentieth Century.

Like Roberto Clemente, Mary Eugenia Charles, Marlene Ottey, Billy Ocean and Tim Duncan, She is a symbol in the Caribbean…

Alejandro Guevara Onofre:I am an author about Third World issues (human rights, life stories, culture, history, olympic game, popular government, ladies’ rights).

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