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The Charlotte, NC native is also a former record-setting Division I athlete whose passions include blogging about workplace style at White Collar Glam and volunteering at Dress For Success to supply low-income women with professional attire. For the first time, three black women are now wearing the crowns of the three major national pageants: Miss USA, Miss Teen USA and Miss. The Royal Spotlight is an interview series where I highlight queens from a variety of pageant systems.
The Miss America pageant is coming this Sunday, with all the pomp, circumstance, dresses, bathing suits and so on you might expect. Each contest has previously had black winners, but the simultaneous wins make for a powerful symbol of how the pageants are evolving. The oldest of the two, Miss America, was started in as a way to help attract visitors to Atlantic City, New Jersey, beyond the traditional summer season.
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Prior to the final telecast the delegates compete in the preliminary competition, which involves private interviews with the judges and a presentation show where they compete in swimsuit and evening gown. This means that, for the first time ever, Miss USA, Miss Teen USA, and . Watch Meet Stacey Abrams, Who Could Make History As The First.
This year's Miss Teen USA got another dose of #BlackGirlMagic when Connecticut's Kaliegh Garris became the new titleholder while rocking.
For the first time, America's top beauty pageants -- Miss USA, Miss Teen USA and Miss America -- have crowned black women as their winners.