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Kristy Wilson, Miss Universe New Zealand 1999 (3rd of 4)

Kristy Wilson, Miss Universe New Zealand 1999

Miss North Otago, Kristy Wilson, is crowned Miss Universe New Zealand in 1999. The crowned beauty queen surrounded by a flock of well-wishing finalists is one of the most recognisible images from the beauty-contest world.

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Kerryn Pollock, 'Beauty contests - Beauty contests, 1960s to the 2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/38688/kristy-wilson-miss-universe-new-zealand-1999 (accessed 21 March 2019)

Story by Kerryn Pollock, published 5 Sep 2013, updated 23 Dec 2015