In the United States for the first time in major beauty contests was won by black women

In the United States for the first time in history the winners of each of the three major beauty pageants – “Miss United States”, “Miss America” and “Miss Teenager” – steel dark-skinned contestants, reports .

“Miss USA” was the 27-year-old Chelsea Krist from North Carolina. She works at a law firm and wants to help prisoners who have been unjustly convicted.

The crown of “Miss America” wearing a 25-year-old Opera singer, the Franklin of new York. The title of “Miss Teen USA” got 18-year-old kaylie, the Garris from Connecticut.

When beauty contests appeared in the US in the 1920s, black women were not able to participate in them. Vanessa Williams became the first African-American – winner of the title “Miss America” in 1983. The title of “Miss USA” colored woman first won in 1990. She was Carole Gist. The following year, Janelle Bishop became the first African-American winner of the beauty contest “Miss Teenager”.

Was previously selected “Miss Russia 2019”. The title went to 20-year-old Alina Sanko of Azov in Rostov region.

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