Miss USA

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Miss USA is an American beauty pageant that has been held annually since 1952 to select the entrant from United States in the Miss Universe pageant.wikipedia
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Miss Teen USA

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The Miss Universe Organization operates both pageants, as well as Miss Teen USA.
Unlike its sister pageants Miss Universe and Miss USA, which are broadcast on Fox, this pageant is webcast on the Miss Teen USA website and simulcast on mobile devices and video game consoles.

Miss Universe

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The Miss Universe Organization operates both pageants, as well as Miss Teen USA. Miss USA is an American beauty pageant that has been held annually since 1952 to select the entrant from United States in the Miss Universe pageant.
The Miss Universe Organization and its brand, along with Miss USA and Miss Teen USA, are currently owned by the WME/IMG talent agency.

Donald Trump

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The pageant was owned by Donald Trump from 1996 to 2015 and was previously broadcast on NBC.
He owned the Miss Universe and Miss USA beauty pageants from 1996 to 2015, and produced and hosted The Apprentice, a reality television show, from 2003 to 2015.

Miss North Carolina USA

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The current Miss USA is Cheslie Kryst of North Carolina who was crowned on May 2, 2019 at Grand Sierra Resort in Reno, Nevada.
The Miss North Carolina USA competition is the pageant that selects the representative for the state North Carolina in the Miss USA pageant.

Miss New York USA

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The first Miss USA and Miss Universe pageants were held concurrently in Long Beach, California in 1952; the first Miss USA winner was Miss New York USA Jackie Loughery. Other successful states include California, New York, Alabama, Tennessee, and Georgia.
The Miss New York USA competition is the pageant that selects the representative for the state of New York in the Miss USA pageant.

Miss Hawaii USA

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Alaska first competed in 1959 and Hawaii in 1960.
The Miss Hawaii USA competition, previously known as Miss Hawaii Universe, is a beauty pageant that selects the representative for the state of Hawaii in the Miss USA pageant.

Miss Alaska USA

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Alaska first competed in 1959 and Hawaii in 1960.
The Miss Alaska USA competition, previously known as Miss Alaska Universe, is the pageant that selects the representative for the state Alaska in the Miss USA pageant and the name of the title held by its winner.

Jackie Loughery

The first Miss USA and Miss Universe pageants were held concurrently in Long Beach, California in 1952; the first Miss USA winner was Miss New York USA Jackie Loughery.
Jacqueline Loughery (born April 18, 1930) is an American actress and beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss USA 1952, becoming the first-ever winner of the Miss USA competition.

Miss Texas USA

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In some states (such as Texas and Florida), local pageants are also held to determine delegates for the state competition.
The Miss Texas USA competition is the pageant that selects the representative for the state Texas in the Miss USA pageant, and the name of the title held by that winner.

Miss Universe 2015

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The following month, Fox announced that it had acquired the U.S. television rights to Miss USA and Miss Universe beginning with Miss Universe 2015.
This was the first edition of the Miss Universe pageant to be held under the ownership of WME/IMG, which purchased the Miss Universe Organization from Donald Trump on 14 September 2015, three days after NBCUniversal sold him its 50% interest in the organization in exchange for Trump's dropping a breach of contract lawsuit he filed against the media company in August for terminating NBC's contract to televise the Miss Universe and Miss USA pageants.

Bob Barker

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John Charles Daly hosted the show from 1963–1966, Bob Barker from 1967 (he was not a regular for the CBS network until 1972 when he became host of The Price Is Right which he hosted until 2007) until 1987 (at which point he quit in a dispute over fur coats), Alan Thicke in 1988, Dick Clark from 1989 to 1993, and Bob Goen from 1994 to 1996.
From there, he hosted various game shows, and the Miss Universe and Miss USA pageants from 1967 to 1987, giving him the distinction of being the longest-serving host of these pageants.

Miss Louisiana USA

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In fact, in 1960, there was a tie, with the award going to Miss Universe Burma, Myint Myint May, and Miss Louisiana USA, Rebecca Fletcher.
The Miss Louisiana USA competition is the pageant that selects the representative for the state of Louisiana in the Miss USA pageant.

Miss Georgia USA

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Other successful states include California, New York, Alabama, Tennessee, and Georgia.
The Miss Georgia USA competition is the pageant that selects the representative for the state of Georgia in the Miss USA pageant.

Miss South Carolina USA

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The only state which has produced more than one Miss Universe is South Carolina.
The Miss South Carolina USA competition, previously known as Miss South Carolina Universe, is the pageant that selects the representative for the state South Carolina in the Miss USA pageant, and the name of the title held by that winner.

Miss Montana USA

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The least successful states are Delaware, placing only once in 2015; Montana, which has not placed since the 1950s; South Dakota, which has only placed four times (the last time in 2018), and Wyoming, which gained only its second placement in 2010.
The Miss Montana USA competition is the pageant that selects the representative for the state of Montana in the Miss USA pageant.

Miss Delaware USA

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The least successful states are Delaware, placing only once in 2015; Montana, which has not placed since the 1950s; South Dakota, which has only placed four times (the last time in 2018), and Wyoming, which gained only its second placement in 2010.
The Miss Delaware USA competition is the pageant that selects the representative for the state of Delaware in the Miss USA pageant.

Miss Wyoming USA

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The least successful states are Delaware, placing only once in 2015; Montana, which has not placed since the 1950s; South Dakota, which has only placed four times (the last time in 2018), and Wyoming, which gained only its second placement in 2010.
The Miss Wyoming USA competition is the pageant that selects the representative for the state Wyoming in the Miss USA pageant.

Miss Arkansas USA

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The Miss Arkansas USA competition, previously known as Miss Arkansas Universe, is the pageant that selects the representative for the state of Arkansas in the Miss USA pageant and the name of the title held by that winner.

Miss South Dakota USA

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The least successful states are Delaware, placing only once in 2015; Montana, which has not placed since the 1950s; South Dakota, which has only placed four times (the last time in 2018), and Wyoming, which gained only its second placement in 2010.
The Miss South Dakota USA competition is the pageant that selects the representative for the state of South Dakota in the Miss USA pageant.

Miss Missouri USA

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The Miss Missouri USA competition is the pageant that selects the representative for the state Missouri in the Miss USA pageant.

Mary Leona Gage

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The only instance when a first runner-up assumed the title of Miss USA prior to this period was in 1957, when Mary Leona Gage of Maryland resigned after it was discovered she was married.
Mary Leona Gage (April 8, 1939 – October 5, 2010) was an American actress, model and beauty queen who was crowned Miss USA 1957, the first from Maryland to capture the Miss USA crown.

Miss Oklahoma USA

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The Miss Oklahoma USA competition is the pageant that selects the representative for the state of Oklahoma in the Miss USA pageant.

Miss Iowa USA

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The Miss Iowa USA competition is the pageant that selects the representative for the state of Iowa in the Miss USA pageant.

Miss Nebraska USA

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The Miss Nebraska USA competition is the pageant that selects the representative for the state Nebraska in the Miss USA pageant.

Miss North Dakota USA

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The Miss North Dakota USA competition is the pageant that selects the representative for the state of North Dakota in the Miss USA pageant.