Miss South Africa 1962 results: Yvonne Hulley crowns Yvonne Maryann Ficker


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.

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

  • beauty pageant: Miss South Africa
  • edition: 7th
2nd princessMadeleine UsherRita Rheeder
1st princessEllen LiebenbergMarlene Boyes
Miss South AfricaYvonne Maryann FickerYvonne Brenda Hulley
(Cape Province)


  • beauty pageant: Miss World
  • edition: 12th
  • venue: Lyceum Ballroom, London, England, United Kingdom
  • date: November 8, 1962
  • candidates: 33
Yvonne Maryann Ficker18Miss World 1962
third runner-up

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