Transwoman wins Miss Universe Spain 2018
June 30, 2018 - miss universe
MANILA, Philippines – Miss Universe Spain crowned a transwoman on Friday, Jun 29, a initial for a beauty pageant.
Angela Ponce, 25, will paint Spain in a arriving Miss Universe manifestation scheduled finish of a year. Her win comes as Pride Month comes to a close.
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This is not a initial time Angela competed in a beauty pageant. She assimilated Miss World Spain in 2015 though did not win. Mireia Lalaguna, who won a contest, went on to win a Miss World pretension that year.
Although she mislaid in 2015, Angela told the Daily Mail that she already felt like a leader when she competed in Miss World Spain.
“I have a informal climax on my head,” Angela pronounced about representing Cadiz during that time.
“And we will keep fighting to make us seen, to make us listened and to denote that we am already a black with my possess crown.”
In 2012, a Miss Universe Organization announced that it was permitting transwoman possibilities to participate. It is misleading if a order still relates after Donald Trump, who afterwards owned a pageant, sole it to IMG.
Angela will contest alongside a Philippines’ Catriona Gray, who hopes to take home a country’s 4th Miss Universe crown. – Rappler.com