By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/18/2013 - 15:53
We can all agree that Latinas are some of the most beautiful women on the planet -- right?! And this probably explains why there have been tons of us in beauty pageants throughout history. But it's not just your everyday beauty who walks the pageant runway, celebrities have too!
Here are 10 stars who were beauty queens before they became famous:
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/09/2013 - 15:27
Her name is Analouisa Valencia. She is a biracial Latina, and she is being referred to by many as the new face of the south.
According to NBC Latino, Valencia will be making history next week as the first openly gay contestant to enter to win the title of Miss South Carolina.
By Samantha Leal | 11/28/2012 - 13:37
Mexican beauty queen Maria Susana Flores Gamez, 20, was killed in a shooting over the weekend that involved military and a group of armed men, reportedly involved in drug trafficking. Gamez's boyfriend and three other people were also killed in the shootings that took place in Caitime in Sinaloa, reports Fox News Latino.
By Fox News Latino | 04/01/2011 - 11:34
The Week in Latino News begins with a Venezuelan beauty queen who chronicles her grueling battle with cancer.