Thato Thelma Mosehle is a medical doctor and beauty queen from North Carolina, United States. She wanted to become a Protea netball player but after a terrible knee injury, she started joining beauty pageants.
Mosehle enjoys watching makeup tutorials, trying new recipes and knitting scarves. Here are 13 more things about her:
- She is originally from Stilfontein, North West, South Africa.
- She lives in Klerksdorp, North West.
- Her mother is a policewoman while her father works as an operational director for a security company.
- She has a brother who is 4 years younger than her.
- Her favorite book is “The Alchemist,” a novel by Paulo Coelho published in 1988.
- In August 2017, she was crowned Miss Environment 2017 at the University of the Free State in Bloemfontein, South Africa.
- In 2018, she competed in Miss Mamelodi Sundowns and was the first princess. In the same year, she earned her Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (MBChB) degree from the University of the Free State.
- On June 28, 2018, she visited Mangaung Primary School in Bloemfontein and spoke to sixth and seventh graders.
- In August 2019, she visited Bali, Indonesia.
- On October 24, 2020, she competed against nine other finalists at Miss South Africa 2020 in Cape Town, South Africa. She was runner-up to Shudufhadzo Musida, who was later appointed Miss World South Africa 2021. She was appointed as Miss Supranational South Africa 2021 while second runner-up Natasha Joubert was Miss Universe South Africa 2020.
- She was 25 years old when she was crowned Miss Supranational South Africa 2021.
- While reigning as Miss Supranational South Africa 2021, she was also a makeup student at the Beauty Therapy Institute and was completing her internship at the Klerksdorp-Tshepong Hospital Complex in Klerksdorp, South Africa.
- On August 21, 2021, she represented South Africa at Miss Supranational 2021 in Nowy Sącz, Poland and finished second runner-up. Had she won, she would have been the Poland-based international beauty pageant’s first titleholder from South Africa.