At last the day has arrived for which the whole universe was eagerly waiting to cognize the new crowning lady at Miss Universe 2009 event which was held in Bahamas this year. Stefanía Fernández from Venezuela was crowned Miss Universe 2009 beating 82 Gorgeous and beautiful ladies from different countries competing for the title passing through various rounds like swimsuit, evening gown and other interview phases at different stages of the event which was going for last one month.On 16th Aug semi-finals were held in which 15 out of 83 contestants were selected for the grand finale but the results were kept secret for the D-day.
It happened for the first time in the history of this event that Miss universe was crowned by her predecessor who belongs to the same country as Dayana Mendoza of Venezuela was titled Miss Universe2008. First runner up is Ada de la Cruz from Dominican republic and 2nd runner up is Marigona Dragusha from Kosovo.Wang Jingyao from China has been awarded Ms Congeniality title whereas Chutima Durongdej of Thailand was titled Ms Photogenic and Ms Panama was crowned for Best national costume.USA which boasts of the maximum no. of Miss Universe titles managed to finish in Top10.
As Miss Universe, Fernandez will have the use of a apartment in New York City during the year of her reign, and will receive living expenses. She would also get a two-year scholarship at the New York Film Academy; a vacation for two in the Bahamas; and a wardrobe, including evening wear, swimsuits and jewellery.Fernandez is just 18yrs old and was the youngest of all the contestant with two other contestant of the same age.