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Meet Reita Faria: India's First Miss World

In 1966, Reita Faria participated in a coveted beauty pageant in London with no professional wardrobe or training. But she went on to win the crown. This is how she did it... 👑

07/22/2020 5:27 AMupdated: 07/22/2020 8:01 AM
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  • Azmina L.
    8 hours

    . Interesting

  • Prapti S.
    8 hours

    Amazing

  • Maya S.
    18 hours

    Wow.. Never knew this.

  • Sonia B.
    a day

    Amazing

  • Arezo Y.
    a day

    Very inspiring story. Good on her

  • Helen L.
    a day

    Woow mostly in India was always winning in beauty and brain competition even in gown or swimming competition or talent question and answer .they are blessed by God for there height and beauty.God blessed them there genes or heridity DNA .

  • Maus S.
    2 days

    Beautiful story! Such a truely amazing woman

  • Vinodkumar G.
    2 days

    W

  • Sneha L.
    2 days

    Great to see truly natural beauties of that time !

  • Santhy P.
    2 days

    Wow

  • Maureen T.
    3 days

    Boy did she have a lot of hair! That up-do hair style with swimsuit looked like it weighed 5 pounds!! Beautiful!!

  • Vashtie R.
    3 days

    👍👍

  • Divya B.
    3 days

    I can look upto her for following her dreams with such dignity

  • Dipeeshh N.
    3 days

    The swimsuits in this pageant were so elegant unlike the one's today which are downright vulgar and skimpy. This is an amazing story of beauty with brains. What a wise decision to avoid the temptations of glamour and perusing medical education and serving the people.👏👏

  • Jordana F.
    3 days

    Proud Alum of St. Joe's Panchgani!

  • Miloje B.
    3 days

    Bravo

  • Kalpana P.
    4 days

    Humare Jamane ki hai I know her very well

  • Patricia C.
    4 days

    Awesome bring up

  • Abhishek S.
    4 days

    Notice their walking style, they walked liked normal humans back then

  • EyeDa S.
    4 days

    Inspiring story, beauty with brain. Beautiful Gynaecologist. She has an excotic looks, what she bring on the stage is the confidence that attract the judges a complete set of criteria for being a role model to the whole world. Truly amaze

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