Silvana Suarez from Argentina has crowned Miss World 1978 by Mary Stavin of Sweden at the 28th edition of Miss World beauty pageant. Miss World 1978 grand finale was held at the Royal Albert Hall in London on Thursday night of 16th November, 1978.
Silvana Suarez’s Profile:
Silvana’s full name is Silvana Rosa Suarez Clarence. She born on Monday, 29th, September, 1958 in Cordoba, Argentina. She studied Architecture at the National University of Cordoba. She also studied photography at the Center of Visual Imagery of Madrid. Silvana worked as a Journalist and as photographer for the newspaper. She was the Vice President of Ambito Financiero for ten years.
Miss World 1978 Semifinalists:
A beauty from Argentina, Silvana Suarez won Miss World 1978 title. Miss World Sweden, Ossie Margareta Carlsson won the First Runner-up title. Denise Ellen Coward from Australia won the Second Runner-up title. Martha Eugenia Ortiz from Mexico placed Third and Gloria Valenciano from Spain placed Fourth. Miss World UK, Elizabeth Jones and Miss World Switzerland, Jeanette Keller were other semifinalists.
Miss World 1978 Special Awards:
Martha Eugenia Ortiz Gomez from Mexico won Miss Photogenic award. Wendy Lorraine Daykin from Cayman Islands won Miss Personality award and Louvette Monzon Hammond from Philippines won the Miss Talent special award.