Natividad Leiva has won the title of Miss Universe Chile 2017. She succeeds Catalina Cáceres as Miss Universe Chile title-holder and will represent Chile at Miss Universe 2017 in Las Vegas. Valentina Schnitzer was 1st runner-up and Ingrid Aceitón was 2nd runner-up in the event.
25 years old Natividad Leiva Bello stands 5 ft 11 inches tall. She is from Santiago. Natividad has good pageant experience. She was 1st runner-up in Miss Universe Chile 2014 and Miss Universe Chile 2016. She was Miss Earth Chile 2015 and made it to the Top 8 in Miss Earth 2015.
Chile has been participating in Miss Universe since 1952. They have won 1 Miss Universe title in the year 1987 with Cecilia Carolina Bolocco Fonck. The country has placed many times in Miss Universe, last being in 2004 with Gabriela Barros Tapia. Since 12 years, Chile is not placing. Will Natividad Leiva Bello break the chain of non-placements?
Credits: Miss Universe Chile