1957

Miss World 1957 - Marita Lindahl - FINLAND

The Final:

14th October 1957
Lyceum Ballroom, London, England
Miss World 1957 - Marita Lindahl

 

Where is she now?

Marita Lindahl, after winning the Miss World title, married a fellow  Finn, a publicity manager. Her organisational skills came to the  forefront when she ran one of the most popular restaurants in Helsinki,  the capital of Finland.

The Contestants:

Australia June Finlayson  
Austria Lilly Fischer  
Belgium Jeanine Chandelle  
Canada Judith Eleanor Welch  
Denmark Lilian Juul Madsen 1st Runner-Up
Finland Marita Lindahl Winner Miss World
France Claudette Inés Navarro 5th Runner-Up
Germany Annemarie Karsten  
Great Britain Leila Williams  
Greece Naná Gasparatou  
Holland Christina van Zijp  
Iceland Runa Brynjolfdóttir  
Ireland Nessa Welsh  
Israel Sara Elimor 6th Runner-Up
Italy Anna Gorassini  
Japan Muneko Yorifuji 4th Runner-Up
Luxembourg                    Josee Jaminet  
Morocco Danielle Muller  
South Africa Adele June Kruger 2nd Runner-Up
Sweden Eleonor Ulla Edin  
Tunisia Jacqueline Tapia 3rd Runner-Up
USA Charlotte Sheffield  
Venezuela Consuelo Nouel Gómez