Janelle Penny Commissiong of Trinidad and Tobago is crowned Miss Universe and becomes the first black woman to do so.
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"God and Nature first made us what we are, and then out of our own created genius we make ourselves what we want to be. Follow always that great law. Let the sky and God be our limit and Eternity our measurement"
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