Miss Philippines Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach crowned Miss Universe 2015


Who: Miss Philippines Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach
Where: Las Vegas, the USA
What: Crowned Miss Universe 2015
When: 20 December 2015

Miss Philippines Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach was on 20 December 2015 crowned Miss Universe 2015 at the final of 64th edition of Miss Universe held in Las Vegas, the USA.

She was crowned by Miss Universe 2014 winner Paulina Vega of Columbia.

Urvashi Rautela who represented India in the contest couldn’t make it to top 15 semi-finals round.

About Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach

• She is a Filipino-German actress, model and beauty pageant titleholder.
• She finished her secondary education with the ABS-CBN Distance Learning Center and studied culinary arts at the Center for Asian Culinary Studies in Metro Manila, Philippines.
• She worked as a cosmetics model. At the age of 11, under the screen name Pia Romero, she worked as an actress.
• She is currently a stylist and writer for the lifestyle section of a leading newspaper in the Philippines.