Amira Hidalgo was crowned Miss Mundo Argentina 2020 in a virtual competition that aired from Buenos Aires on Sunday, November 8.
The 23-year-old journalist from Buena Vista succeeds last year’s winner from Chaco, Judit Grnja. She is will represent Argentina at the 70th Miss World pageant to be held in the last quarter of 2021.
For the first time, the Miss Mundo Argentina national competition was held virtually due to the current situation with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Argentina held the coveted Miss World title twice with Norma Cappagli in 1960 and Silvana Suárez in 1978. The country’s last placement was Avril Marcó’s Top 40 finish in 2017.
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