Today the world’s most coveted crown would be put on by a woman who would become the winner of most beautiful girl in the world, Miss World 2018. This year, the beauty pageant would be taking place in China, where India’s Manushi Chhillar, 2017 winner would crown her successor.
Beauty contests today are greeted with an air of normalcy as there are so many that abound. However, this was not the case in the 20th century when every beauty contest was greeted with a lot of anticipation on the side of the audience. You can then imagine what must have been the outcome of a beauty contest that left allegations of racism, demonstrations and even a bombing in its trail. At the center of it all was Jennifer Hosten, the first black Miss World from the Caribbean island of Grenada.
Adesuwa Aighewi is a Nigerian-Chinese-Thai model who is taking the modelling world by storm. She was born Adesuwa Thongpond Pariyasapat Aighewi in Minnesota and currently resides in Harlem. In a recent interview with Vogue, she talks about how modeling wasn’t something she set out to do initially.
Though she looks like she has no worries, Jourdan Dunn is just as human as the next person. On her Instagram page, she captures travel, fashion and other insightful posts about her life, and one can be led to think that everything in her life is a bed of roses.