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Miss Venezuela takes the 2009 Miss Universe crown…(again!)

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18 year old Stefania Fernandez, Miss Venezuela 2009, of Mérida, is crowned Miss UNIVERSE 2009, and becomes the 58th MISS UNIVERSE.

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So Venezuela wins the Miss Universe title again back-to-back! Miss Dominican Republic, Ada Aimee de la Cruz, was the runner up.


Stefania’s year long reign will include traveling throughout the country making special appearances on behalf of the Miss Universe Organization, its sponsors and affiliated charities.


How it all began. Here they are, the top 5 girls!


Ada Aimee De la Cruz, Miss Dominican Republic 2009; Rachael Finch, Miss Australia 2009; Mayra Matos, Miss Puerto Rico 2009; Stefania Fernandez, Miss Venezuela 2009, and Gona Dragusha, Miss Kosovo 2009.


The televised event included musical performances by Flo Rida, David Guetta and Kelly Rowland.


Hosts were Claudia Jordan, former Miss Rhode Island USA & Billy Bush, co-anchor of “Access Hollywood,. Judges included Heather Murphy Kerzner (Sol Kerzner’s wife), Keisha Whitaker (Forest Whitaker’s wife), George Maloof, Jr. (owner of NBA team Sacramento Kings and the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas) & Andre Leon Talley (need we say more…)


Miss China, Wang Jingyao, was named Miss Congeniality and Miss Thailand, Chutima Durongdej, won Miss Photogenic.

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Source: Miss Universe

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