Megan Young, Miss Philippines, defeated 127 contestants from around the globe to claim the title of Miss World 2013 on Sept. 28. On the first day of her year-long reign as pageant queen, let’s find out all about the woman behind the tiara.
Megan Young: 5 Things To Know About The New Miss World
1. She May Be Miss Philippines, But She’s From America!
Just more proof that the United States brews the best women, am I right? Megan, 23, was actually born in Alexandra, Va. to a Filipino mother and an American father, according to the Guardian Express. Her family moved to the Philippines when she was 10 years old.
2. She’s A TV Star
You won’t see Megan on any American television, but she launched her career in