"She is a woman that nothing is ever too much to ask for". This year's finalists include four from The Americas (North America, Central America, South America, Caribbean), four candidates from Europe, and four candidates from Asia, Africa, and Oceania.
The Miss Universe 2017 title was awarded to South Africa's Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, the second time the nation won the title after winning in 1978. And after 39 years, Peters has taken home the crown.
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The finale took place at The AXIS theatre of Planet Hollywood casino and resort in Las Vegas. "I am Miss Universe and this is for you".
The victor, 22-year-old Nel-Peters, will be given a yearlong salary and a luxury apartment in New York City for the duration of her reign. She was bestowed with the crown by last year's victor, Iris Mittenaere from France.More news: Tillis dies at 85
"I think we should have equal work for equal pay for women all over the world". PEters was in the top three along with Miss Colombia Laura González and Miss Jamaica Davina Bennett.
American TV host Steve Harvey wasn't scared to poke fun at his infamous gaffe in 2015, when he famously announced the wrong person as Miss Universe.
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Donald Trump formerly co-owned The Miss Universe Organization with NBCUniversal.