September 17, 1983 - Vanessa Williams was crowned Miss America 1984, becoming the first African American to win the title. On July 23, 1984 she resigned after nude photos of her surfaced (taken before her pageant days).

A Look Black: Vanessa Williams' Historic Miss America Crowning In 1983

Vanessa Williams, 1983 FIRST African American crowned Miss America.

GEICO & DRIVE SMART Virginia launch pledge contest for students to combat distracted driving with Miss America 2013 Mallory Hagan

GEICO & DRIVE SMART Virginia launch pledge contest for students to combat distracted driving with Miss America 2013 Mallory Hagan

Miss America 2013, Distracted Driving, Virginia

Miss America 2013 - Miss America 2013 è Mallory Hagan, 23enne di Brooklyn. La biondissima concorrente è arrivata prima conquistandosi la 92sima edizione del concorso, che si è tenuta a Las Vegas. Una conquista soddisfacente per Mallory che oltre a

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Mallory Hagan, Miss New York, Wins Miss America 2013 Title

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Mallory Hagan, Miss New York, Wins Miss America 2013 Title (An Alabama girl!

Miss America Chavez (designed by McKelvie) Personal work, 2013

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — A 23-year-old contestant from Brooklyn, N.Y., has won the title of Miss America. Mallory Hagan won the Las Vegas beauty pageant Saturday night after tap dancing to James Brown's "Get Up Off of That Thing" and answering a question about whether armed guards belong in grade schools by saying we should not fight violence with violence.

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Miss America of 2013 Mallory Hytes Hagan

Miss America 1924

Miss America 1924

Historic Black and White Photos in Stunning Color - Miss America, 1924 (Image 13 of The styles sure were different back in the roaring twenties. Ruth Malcomson, who ran as Miss Philadelphia in won the Miss America crown over 82 other competitors.

Ali Rogers, Miss South Carolina, for Miss America 2013!!

Miss South Carolina, Ali Rogers. Hair inspiration:) Saw her at Clemson.

Miss New York Mallory Hagan is crowned Miss America 2013 by Miss America 2012 Laura Kaeppeler on Saturday in Las Vegas

Miss America crowns 2013 winner

Miss New York Mallory Hytes Hagan Crowned Miss America 2013

Miss America 2013: Mallory Hytes Hagan (NY) I LOVE her platform: Child Sexual Abuse Prevention

Miss New York Mallory Hytes Hagan is the winner of Miss America 2013 beauty pageant held in Las Vegas

Miss New York Mallory Hagan was crowned Miss America 2013 Saturday night.

Miss New York wins Miss America

Miss New York Mallory Hagan was crowned Miss America 2013 Saturday night.

Mallory Hagan, Miss New York, Wins Miss America 2013 Title

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Miss New York Mallory Hagan crowned as Miss America, Miss Alabama makes top 15 (updated with gallery) Mallory is from Alabama and competed in the Miss Alabama Pageant

Mallory Hytes Hagan (C), Miss New York, reacts after being crowned the new Miss America during the 2013 Miss America Pageant at PH Live at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on January 12, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Miss America pageant 2013: Miss New York Mallory Hagan takes the crown

Mallory Hytes Hagan (C), Miss New York, reacts after being crowned the new Miss America during the 2013 Miss America Pageant at PH Live at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on January 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Nina Davuluri's Miss America 2014 Win Prompts Twitter Backlash Against Indians, Muslims. Personally I think she is the AMERICAN DREAM!!! A child of Immirants that retains her heritage & honoirs her COUNTRY!!! Go Miss America/NY/NINA!!

You Don't Need To Be Blonde To Be Miss America, Folks

~ While I Wouldn't Normally Call This News, So Many Ppl Got Upset Over This Lovely Woman Winning, Saying She Wasn't American ~ Congrats To The Beautiful Miss America 2014

Miss America 2013 Mallory Hagan

Get to know the newly crowned Miss America 2013 Mallory Hagan

Miss America 2013 Mallory Hytes Hagan Brooklyn, New York Age: 23 Hometown: Brooklyn, New York Education: Opelika High School Fashion Institute of Technology Platform Issue: Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Scholastic Ambition: To obtain a degree in Cosmetics and Fragrance Marketing. Career Ambition: Global Marketing Director for a cosmetics company.

Mallory Hytes Hagan, Brooklyn, New York. Miss America 2013

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