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Lucy Lawless, Mrs New Zealand 1989 (3rd of 6)

Lucy Lawless, Mrs New Zealand 1989

Mrs New Zealand is a beauty contest for married women. Lucy Lawless, the winner of the 1989 contest, went on to become an internationally known actor and singer.

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Kerryn Pollock, 'Beauty contests - Beauty contests, 1960s to the 2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 19 June 2024)

Story by Kerryn Pollock, published 5 Sep 2013, updated 1 Dec 2015