Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters passed 91 contestants to crown Miss Universe 2017 finalists in Las Vegas, USA (local time). She received the crown from Miss Universe 2016 – Iris Mittenaere. Nam-Phi-1-1511753555_680x0

Beautiful South African 22 years old, 1.71 m high. She recently graduated in Business Administration from Northwestern University. Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters won Miss South Africa 2017 and was sent to Miss World and Miss Universe. However, the calendar of these two contests coincided so she chose Miss Universe. Nam-Phi-2-1511753556_680x0

In the introduction, Miss Universe 2017 said that her sister-in-law, who was born without a cerebellum and handicapped, was her motivation to help her rise up. Her sister lives in Potchefstroom, South Africa with her father and stepmother. Nam-Phi-3-1511753557_680x0

When it comes time, Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters focuses on developing programs that help train women to protect themselves in many situations. She wishes to share this plan with as many women as possible. Nam-Phi-4-1511753557_680x0




Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters has a year living in New York, USA to fulfill the Miss Universe obligations.


Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters is the second South African beauty to win at Miss Universe. The first person to be crowned was Margaret Gardiner at the 1978 Miss Universe.