Miss World 1958 Penelope Anne Coelen
Name : Penelope Anne Coelen
Place : Durban, South Africa
Date of Birth : born 1939
Penelope Anne Coelen (born 1939, Durban, South Africa) was Miss World 1958.
In 1958, the Miss World Pageant was still in its early years. Its eighth pageant was a great success, attracting 22 contestants from Europe, the Americas, Asia and Africa. Europeans dominated the semi-finals with 9 out of 12 places secured by women from the host continent. 5 of the 6 finalists were from Europe as well, but it was a striking young woman from the Republic of South Africa who took home the coveted crown.