Miss Holland and a Dutch Model, Catharina Lodders has crowned Miss World 1962 by Rosemarie Frankland (from United Kingdom and Miss World 1961 Winner) at the 12th edition of Miss World beauty contest. Miss World 1962 took placed at the Lyceum Ballroom, London, UK on Thursday night of 8th November, 1962. The pageant was hosted by Michael Aspel. 33 beauty contestant were participated for the title.
After winning Miss World title, Catharina said, “I don’t think I’m the most beautiful girl in the world – I am the most beautiful girl here.”
Catharina Lodders’s Profile:
Catharina’s full name is Catharina Johanna Lodders. She was born in 1942, Haarlem. She was a Model. She won Miss Holland 1962 beauty contest. Catharina has also won Miss Benelux. Catharina married Chubby Checker, a Singer.
Catharina Lodders’s Photo Gallery:
Miss World 1962 Semifinalists:
Catharina Lodders from Holland won Miss World 1962 contest. Kaarina Marita Leskinen from Finland won the First Runner-up Miss World 1962 title. Monique Lemaire from France won the Second Runner-up Miss World 1962 title. Yvonne Maryann Ficker from South Africa won the Third Runner-up title. Teruko Ikeda from Japan placed Fourth. While Miss World Belgium – Christine Delit, Miss World Denmark – Rikke Stisager and Miss World United States – Amadee Chabot were other finalists.