- She is the first black woman to be crowned the most beautiful woman in the world, the 3 December 1970 in the UK.
- She was born in Grenada in Saint-Georges. The ceremony was controversial because of racism, and apartheid in South Africa. Ironically, the second runner-up was also black from South Africa.
After winning the competition, she passed her Masters in Political Science and International Relations at the University of Carleton.