Susana Dujim, Miss World 1955 fromVenezuela has passed away at the age of 79. The beauty queen hailing from Venezuela suffered from a cerebrovascular accident last Thursday. Since then she was induced into a medical coma and never recovered from it.
Susana was a radio personality back in her hometown and she was also the first Latina to win the prestigious Miss World title.
The beauty queen also participated at the Miss Universe 1955 pageant and was placed amongst the semi-finalists. Susana’s daughter followed her footsteps and clinched the title of Miss Venezuela World in 1983.
“It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our Susana Duijm, may she rest in peace,” Super Stereo 98.1 posted on Twitter.