Miss Universe 2009 :
- Miss Venezuela Stefania Fernandez was crowned Miss Universe 2009
- Venezuela has made history by winning the crown for two consecutive years. Last year’s winner was Dayana Mendoza.
- Venezuela has won five Miss Universe titles, five Miss World and four Miss International crowns, more than any other country.
- She is the 6th Miss Universe from Latin American Countries.
- India’s Miss India Ekta Chaudhury exited without even making it to top 15.
- First Runner-Up: Miss Dominican Republic, Ada Aimee De La Cruz; will assume the duties of MISS UNIVERSE 2009 if the titleholder for some reason cannot fulfill her responsibilities.
- Second Runner-Up: Miss Kosovo, Gona Dragusha.
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