Meet History’s First Miss Universe Laos

MUL03 Souphaphone Somvichit is crowned Miss Universe Laos 2017

Vientiane, Aug 26 – In a historic moment, Laos crowns its first ever Miss Universe Laos. Her name is Souphaphone Somvichit.

During a glamor-filled evening at the National Convention Center (NCC) in the nation’s capital, TVLAO hosted the country’s first Miss Universe Laos competition that resulted in Laos’ first ever representative to be sent to compete in the international stage.

Standing 1.78m, the twenty-year old Business Administration Comcenter College student (MUL3) showed the country that she was now ready to compete in the big leagues.

Souphaphone is no stranger to the limelight. She garnered the public’s attention when she became first runner up in the Miss Vientiane 2016 Competition. After that, she had already won several modeling gigs, with the most notably being featured as the cover girl of the famous Mahason Magazine Issue 215. She also played a lead role in sensational rock group, Black Eyes’ music video, Kub Pai Sa.

See the full event here.


The runners-up are as follows:

1st Runner-up: Aliyavanh Phommachack MUL 9

2nd Runner-up: On-Anong Homsombat, MUL 5

3rd Runner-up: Varissara Tangsouvanh, MUL 1

4th Runner-up: Souksavanh Luangrath, MUL 6


Photos: Souphaphone Somvichit’s Facebook Page, Tonamcha


8 Responses to Meet History’s First Miss Universe Laos

  1. Keota says:

    Wow congratulations represent Laos with pride. Now join Miss Universe pageant with the entire world

  2. James of Guam USA says:

    Congratulations fabulous.

  3. Congratulation to you Miss!
    So proud of you!

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