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86-year-old crowned ‘Miss Holocaust Survivor’ in Israeli beauty pageant

 

  • An 86-year-old great-grandmother has crowned Miss Holocaust Survivor on 17 Nov in an annual Israeli beauty pageant designed to honour women who endured the horrors of the Nazi genocide.
  • Ten contestants - ranging in age from 79 to 90 - trod the catwalk at a museum in Jerusalem, their hair styled and make-up applied and dressed to the nines with sashes adorning their gowns.