The Miss Universe pageant is one of the most prestigious in the worldwide pageantry circuit. Young women from all over the world compete for the title that has the ability to change their entire life.
This year, Miss Nepal made headlines, she did not win but she made history in another way. Keep reading to learn more about what was so unique about her!
The Miss Universe pageant has a 71 year long history. This year, however, the pageant witnessed something for the first time; a plus-sized contestant. The 22-year-old contestant from Nepal made history by being the first woman to compete who was not the standard size the competition is used to!