Nora Emilie Nakken is a mental health advocate, model and beauty queen from Trondheim, Norway, who is also into entrepreneurship. She has a younger sister named Ane Nakken.
Nora speaks Norwegian and English. Here are 13 more things about her:
- She is 5’8″ tall.
- In 2012, she started modeling professionally.
- From 2012 to 2013, she worked at Rosenborg Skole.
- In July 2015, she visited Molunat, Dubrovačko-Neretvanska, Croatia.
- She competed at Miss Universe Norway 2016 and finished in the finals.
- From 2016 to 2018, she worked at Jesper Nattmann.
- In January 2016, she visited London, England, United Kingdom. In October 2016, she visited Sweden.
- After graduating from Charlottenlund videregående skole in Trondheim, she studied marketing management at Handelshøyskolen BI in Trondheim from 2017 to 2020.
- She represented Norway at Miss Earth 2020 and was unplaced.
- In 2021, she enrolled in Norges teknisk-naturvitenskapelige universitet (NTNU) in Trondheim.
- On August 14, 2021, she competed against 15 other finalists at Miss Norway 2021 at the Åpen Scene in Oslo, Norway. She won the title, making her Norway’s official Miss Universe 2021 candidate.
- She was 23 years old when she was crowned Miss Universe Norway 2021.
- In December 2021, she will represent Norway at Miss Universe 2021 in Eilat, Israel. If she wins, she will be the international beauty pageant’s second titleholder from Norway following Mona Grudt, who was crowned in 1990.