Posted: Monday, January 30, 2017. 2:50 p.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: The 65th edition of the Miss Universe pageant was held last night in Manila, Phillipines.
Miss France, Iris Mittenaere was crowned the 65th Miss Universe.
The 23-year-old beauty queen is also a dentistry student.
Mittenaere told the judges minutes before she was crowned Miss Universe: “When you fail, you have to be elevated, you have to try again and keep going. If tonight, I’m not one of the winners, I will still have the great of honor of being one of the three finalists.”
The Caribbean also made their stand on the big stage as Haiti’s Raquel Pelissier, a model from Port-au-Prince was crowned as the first runner up.
Miss Colombia, Andrea Tovar was crowned as the second runner-up.
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