Miss Universe 1959

Photo Gallery

Part I

Some contestants get to know themselves in New York before going to Long Beach. They are: Miss Brazil, Miss Germany, Miss Iceland, Miss Sweden and Miss Italy


Girls arriving to Long Beach in their national costumes. From left to right: Misses Bolivia, Uruguay, Brazil, Costa Rica and Korea



Misses Ecuador, Canada, Germany, Hawaii, Colombia, Luxembourg, Argentina and Thailand


Misses Argentina, England and Burma in their national costumes


Miss Brazil, Miss Japan, Miss Poland and Miss Cuba


Misses Canada, Germany, Hawaii, Colombia, Luxembourg, Argentina, Ecuador and Bolivia


Miss Japan, Akiko Kojima


Close-ups: Misses Poland, France, Germany, Iceland, Cuba and Argentina


Miss Japan during the Long Beach parade


The girls during the parade


Part II