Finnish beauty pageant contestant well-known for growing to be the first-ever winner from the Miss World pageant in 1952. She willingly quit her crown in-may 1953. She started attending university in Porvoo in 1951 and received the Finnish nationwide beauty pageant the next year. She performed herself in the film Maailman Kaunein Tytto soon after becoming called Miss Universe. She wedded businessman Virgilio Hilario in 1953. After his loss of life, she wedded diplomat Albert Williams. She and Mexico’s Lupita Jones are both winners from the Miss Universe pageant.