Kristen Dalton from North Carolina was crowned as Miss USA 2009, on April 19, 2009. The grand finale of the Miss USA pageant took place at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The 2009 Pantaloons Femina Miss India contest was held at Andheri Sports Complex, Mumbai, on April 5, 2009.
The 2009 Pantaloons Femina Miss India contest is picking up steam with the announcement of the top 20 contestants on March 9, 2009, chosen from 64 contestants in the regional rounds.
Miss Indiana America 2009, 22-year-old Katie Stam, is the winner of the Miss America 2009 title.
Name: Miss Alexandra Helga Ivarsdottir
Dayana Mendoza, the Miss Venezuela 2008 winner has won the Miss Universe 2008 contest. Dayana was crowned Miss Universe 2008 by her predecessor, Riyo Mori of Japan.
The Miss Universe award for Best Bikini is Miss Universe Mexico 2008, Elisa Najera.