Africa

Miss South Africa 1960 results: Moya Meaker crowns Denise Muir

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South African Pictorial held Miss South Africa in 1923, which was won by Doris Gwendoline Heliwell with W. J. van Blommestein and Marjorie Elizabeth Cowley as the respective first and second princesses. In 1943, Susie Smuts became the second woman to hold the title.

Norma Vorster won the first official Miss South Africa competition in 1956. It was open to white females only.

Oranje-Blanje-Blou
Oranje-Blanje-Blou
  • beauty pageant: Miss South Africa
  • edition: 5th
PLACEMENT19601959
2nd princessStella PitheyKitty Green
1st princessDorothy FarquharSophie Pieters
Miss South AfricaDenise MuirMoya Meaker
(Cape Province)
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INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

  • beauty pageant: Miss World
  • edition: 10th
  • venue: Lyceum Ballroom, London, England, United Kingdom
  • date: November 8, 1960
  • candidates: 39
NAMEHOMETOWNAGERESULT
Denise MuirMiss World 1960
second runner-up

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