Denmark at major beauty pageants

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This is a list of Denmark's official representatives and their placements at the Big Four international beauty pageants, considered the most important in the world.

Hundreds of beauty pageants are conducted yearly, but the Big Four are considered the most prestigious,[1] widely covered and broadcast by media.[2] The Wall Street Journal,[3] BBC News,[4] CNN,[5] Xinhua News Agency,[6] and global news agencies such as Reuters[7] and Agence France-Presse[8][9] collectively refer to the four major pageants as "Big Four" namely: Miss Universe, Miss World, Miss International, and Miss Earth.[10][11][12]

The country has won one victory:

  • One — Miss Earth crown (2001)

Denmark's Big Four titleholders[edit]

Color key
  •      Ended as runner-up
  •      Ended as one of the finalists or semifinalists
YEAR MISS UNIVERSE MISS WORLD MISS INTERNATIONAL MISS EARTH
2021 TBA TBA TBA TBA
2020 Amanda Petri ↑ No Pageant Held Michala Rubinstein
3rd Runner-Up
2019 Katja Stokholm Natasja Kunde
Top 40
Anna Diekelmann Sara Langtved
2018 Helena Heuser Tara Jensen Louise Arild Kamilla Bang
2017 x Amanda Petri x Sabrina Jovanović
2016 Christina Mikkelsen Helena Heuser Sara Danielsen Klaudia Parsberg
2015 Cecilie Wellemberg Jessica Hvirvelkær Mette Sørensen Turið Elinborgardóttir
2014 x Pernille Sørensen x Aisha Hansen
2013 Cecilia Iftikhar Malene Sørensen x Josefine Poulsen
2012 Josefine Hewitt Iris Thomsen
Top 30
Line Christiansen Belinda Jensen
2011 Sandra Hamad Maya Olesen Monica Kristensen Cecilia Iftikhar
2010 Ena Sandra Čaušević Nataliya Averina Nadia Pederson Sandra Vester
2009 x Nadia Pederson x Patricia Tjørnelund
2008 Marie Sten-Knudsen Lisa Lents x x
2007 Žaklina Šojić
Top 15
Line Kruuse x Trine Lundgaard
2006 Betina Faurbye
Top 20
Sandra Spöhr x Nicoline Qvortrup
2005 Gitte Hanspal Trine Lundgaard x Heidi Zadeh
2004 Tina Christensen Line Larsen x Thea Frojkear
2003 x Maj-Buchholtz Pedersen x Marie Petersen
2002 x x x Julie Kristen Villumsen
2001 x x x Catharina Svensson
WINNER
2000 Heidi Vallentin Anne Vrang x ↑ No Pageant Held
(established in 2001 in Manila, Philippines.)
1999 x x x
1998 x x x
1997 x x x
1996 Anette Oldenborg x x
1995 Tina Dam Tine Bay Sabine Sørensen
1994 Gitte Andersen Sara Wolf Birgitte Jensen
1993 Maria Hirse Charlotte Als Mette Salto
1992 Anne Voss Ulrika Johansson
Top 15
Stine Hansen
1991 x Sharon Givskav Malene Christensen
1990 Maj-Britt Jensen Charlotte Christiansen Pernille Wiered
1989 Louise Mejlhede Charlotte Pedersen Maria Hirse
Top 15
1988 Pernille Nathansen Susanne Johansen Tina Jørgensen
1987 Nanna-Louise Johansen Zelma Hesselmann Zelma Hesselmann
1986 Helena Christensen Pia Rosenberg Larsen
1st Runner-Up
Pia Rosenberg Larsen
1st Runner-Up
1985 Susan Binau Jeanette Kroll Susan Binau
1984 Catharina Clausen Pia Melchioren Catharina Clausen
1983 Inge Thomsen Tina-Lissette Dahl Joergensen Inge Thomsen
2nd Runner-Up
1982 Tina Nielsen Tina Nielsen
Top 15
Gitte Larsen
1981 Tina Brandstrup Tina Brandstrup Tina Brandstrup
1980 Jane Bill Jane Bill Jane Vinstrup
1979 Lone Jørgensen Lone Jørgensen Eva Johanssen
1978 Anita Heßke Birgit Stefansen Anita Heßke
1977 Inge Erlandsen Annette Simonsen
Top 15
Christa Drube
1976 Brigitte Trolle Susanne Hansen x
1975 Berit Frederiksen Pia Lauridsen Lone Olsen
1974 x Jane Möller Lone Andersen
1973 Anette Grankvist x Anette Grankvist
1972 Marianne Schmidt x Gitte Mogensen
1971 x x Bente Dorte Nielsen
Top 15
1970 Winnie Höllmann Winnie Höllmann Jeanne Perfeldt
Top 15
1969 Jeanne Perfeldt Jeanne Perfeldt Gitte Bröge
1968 Gitte Bröge Yet Schaufuss Dorrit Frantzen
3rd Runner-Up
1967 Margrethe Knudsen
Top 15
Sonja Jensen Susan Kristensen
1966 Gitte Fleinert
Top 15
Irene Hansen ↑ No Pageant Held
1965 Jeannette Christjansen
Top 15
Yvonne Ekman
Top 15
Lisbeth Lefeuve
Top 15
1964 Yvonne Mortensen Yvonne Mortensen
Top 15
Alice Andersen
1963 Aino Korva
1st Runner-Up
Aino Korva
3rd Runner-Up
Birgitte Heiberg
1962 x Rikke Stisager
Top 8
x
1961 Jytte Nielsen Inge Jørgensen
4th Runner-Up
Jytte Nielsen
1960 Lizzie Hess Lise Bodin Sonja Menzel
1959 Lisa Stolberg Kirsten Olsen
4th Runner-Up
↑ No Pageant Held
(established in 1960 in California, United States and then it was transferred in 1968 in Tokyo, Japan.)
1958 Evy Norlund
Top 15
Vinnie Ingemann
2nd Runner-Up
1957 x Lilian Madsen
1st Runner-Up
1956 x Anne Nielsen
4th Runner-Up
1955 x Karin Palm-Rasmussen
1954 x Grete Hoffenblad
5th Runner-Up
1953 Jytte Olsen
Top 16
Ingrid Andersen
1952 Hanne Sørensen Lillian Christensen
1951 ↑ No Pageant Held
(established in 1952 in California, United States and then it was transferred in 1960 in Florida, United States.)
Lily Jacobson
↑ No Pageant Held
(established in 1951 in London, United Kingdom.)


Pageant Placements Best result
Miss Universe 8 1st Runner-Up (1963)
Miss World 16 1st Runner-Up (1957, 1986)
Miss International 7 1st Runner-Up (1986)
Miss Earth 2 Winner Star*.svg (2001)
Total 33 1 TITLE

See also[edit]

  • Face of Denmark
  • Miss Universe Denmark
  • Miss Denmark

References[edit]

  1. Ornos, Riza (30 September 2013). "Philippines, Brazil And Venezuela: Three Countries To Win The Big Four International Beauty Pageants". International Business Times. Retrieved 4 February 2019.
  2. Kanja, Kirstin (20 December 2019). "Beauty with a purpose: What it means to be Miss World, Miss Universe". Standard Media. Retrieved 26 April 2020.
  3. Jun, Kwanwoo (2003-12-03). "Lost in Storm's Debris: A Beauty Pageant". The Wall Street Journal. Retrieved 2016-09-11.
  4. Amee, Enriquez (2 February 2014). "Philippines: How to make a beauty queen". BBC News. Retrieved 10 November 2015.
  5. Cabato, Regine (27 January 2017). "How a country hosts a Miss Universe pageant". CNN. Retrieved 31 December 2018.
  6. News, China (3 November 2018). "Myanmar's beauty queen to take part in Miss World pageant 2018 in China". Xinhua News Agency. Retrieved 30 December 2018.
  7. News, Reuters (13 December 2013). "The Philippines earns another crown". Reuters. Archived from the original on December 22, 2015. Retrieved 14 December 2015. Unknown parameter |url-status= ignored (help)
  8. Joel, Guinto (13 March 2015). "PH Cinderellas 'duck walk' to world stage". Philippine Daily Inquirer. Agence France-Presse. Retrieved 10 November 2015.
  9. Joel, Guinto (12 March 2015). "In beauty pageants, Philippines' modern day Cinderellas seize world stage". GMA News Online. Agence France-Presse. Retrieved 10 November 2015.
  10. Vietnam, News (2008-10-08). "Những scandal của Miss World". Vietnam Express. Archived from the original on November 17, 2015. Retrieved 2016-09-11. Unknown parameter |url-status= ignored (help)
  11. Ibrahim, Lynda (2013-09-13). "The misses and missuses of the world". The Jakarta Post. Retrieved 2016-09-11.
  12. Lowe, Aya (2016-01-25). "Philippines' Miss Universe returns home, ignites dreams". Channel NewsAsia. Retrieved 2016-09-11.


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