Brazil Crowns The First Black Miss Brazil In 30 Years

7 Oct

HUFFINGTON POST-   Beauty queen Raissa Santana is proof that #BlackGirlMagic is global.

Over the weekend, Santana became the first black woman to be crowned “Miss Brazil” in 30 years. The last black Brazilian woman to win the Miss Brazil title was Diese Nunes, back in 1986.

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Santana, a 21-year-old model and pageant queen from the Brazilian town of Paraná, was crowned on Oct. 1, making her the second black woman to hold the Miss Brazil title ever. She will go on to represent Brazil at the Miss Universe competition in January.

Read more at The Huffington Post….

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