Who Won the Miss World Pageant?

The Miss World pageant began in the United Kingdom in 1951. This international beauty pageant was founded by Eric Morley and includes contestants from over a hundred countries. It's "rival" is the Miss Universe pageant. The country of Venezuela has had the most Miss World title holders with six.

The current Miss World, crowned in 2016, is Stephanie Del Valle from Puerto Rico.

YearMiss WorldCountry
2016Stephanie Del VallePuerto Rico
2015Mireia LalagunaSpain
2014Rolene StraussSouth Africa
2013Megan YoungPhilippines
2012Yu WenxiaChina
2011Ivian SarcosVenezuela
2010Alexandria MillsUnited States
2009Kaiane AldorinoGibraltar
2008Ksenia SukhinovaRussia
2007Zi Lin ZhangChina
2006Tatana KucharovaCzech Republic
2005Unnur Birna VilhjalmsdottirIceland
2004Maria Julia Mantilla GarciaPeru
2003Rosanna DavisonIreland
2002Azra AkinTurkey
2001Agbani Asenite DaregoNigeria
2000Priyanka ChopraIndia
1999Yukta MookheyIndia
1998Linor AbargilIsrael
1997Diana HaydenIndia
1996Irene SklivaGreece
1995Jacqueline Maria Aguilera MarcanoVenezuela
1994Aishwarya RaiIndia
1993Lisa HannaJamaica
1992Julia Alexandrovna KourotchkinaRussia
1991Ninbeth Beatriz Leal RodriguezVenezuela
1990Gina Marie TollesonUnited States
1989Aneta Beata KreglickaPoland
1988Linda PetursdottirIceland
1987Ulla WeigerstorferAustria
1986Giselle Jeanne-Marie LarondeTrinidad & Tobago
1985Holmfriour KarlsdottirIceland
1984Astrid Carolina Herrera IrrazabalVenezuela
1983Sarah-Jane HuttUnited Kingdom
1982Mariasela Alvarez LebronDominican Republic
1981Carmen Josefina Leon CrespoVenezuela
1980Gabriela BrumGermany
 Dethroned and succeeded by Kimberly Santos of Guam
1979Gina Ann Cassandra SwainsonBermuda
1978Silvana Rosa Suarez ClarenceArgentina
1977Mary Ann Catrin StavinSweden
1976Cynthia Jane BreakspeareJamaica
1975Wilnelia MercedPuerto Rico
1974Anneline KrielSouth Africa
1973Marjorie WallaceUnited States
1972Belinda GreenAustralia
1971Lucia PetterleBrazil
1970Jennifer Josephine HosteGrenada
1969Eva Von Rueber StaierAustria
1968Penelope PlummerAustralia
1967Madeline Hartog BellPeru
1966Reita FariaIndia
1965Lesley LangleyUnited Kingdom
1964Ann SydneyUnited Kingdom
1963Carole Joan CrawfordJamaica
1962Catharina LoddersHolland
1961Rosemarie FranklandUnited Kingdom
1960Norma Gladys CappagliArgentina
1959Corine RottschaferNetherlands
1958Penelope Anne CoelenSouth Africa
1957Marita LindahlFinland
1956Petra SchurmannGermany
1955Carmen Susana Duijim ZubillagaVenezuela
1954Antigone CostandaEgypt
1953Denise PerrierFrance
1952May-Louise FlodinSweden
1951Kiki HaakonsonSweden