Miss Universe 2013 : Info

Miss Universe 2013 was the 62nd edition of the Miss Universe pageant and was held on 9 November 2013 at the Crocus City Hall in Moscow, Russia. Olivia Culpo of the USA crowned her successor Gabriela Isler of Venezuela as Miss Universe 2013. 86 contestants competed for the title of Miss Universe 2013.

Gabriela Isler is the seventh Miss Universe from Venezuela and the third Miss Universe from Venezuela in six years. Gabriela is currently the Founder and CEO of the Universe of Blessings Fund, a 501(c)3 organization devoted to the empowerment of young women and girls by providing critical life-skills and personal development counselling.

At the same pageant, Patricia Yurena Rodríguez from Spain was adjudged 1st Runner-up, Constanza Báez from Ecuador was titled 2nd Runner-up, Ariella Arida from Philippines made it to the 3rd Runner-up, and Jakelyne Oliveira from Brazil finished as 4th Runner-up.

The Miss Universe pageant indulges in various charitable works. The Miss Universe Organization and Dutch development agency, Cordaid, have partnered to create a global fund that will raise awareness and money for regions of the Philippines struggling to recover in the wake of typhoon Yoland. The contestants of MU 2015 participated in various pre pageant activities and compete in the preliminary competitions.


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