Sushmita Sen made us all proud when she won the Miss Universe title on May 22, 1994 for the country. It was a prestigious moment not just for her but even for India as she became the first Indian to win the crown.
Today, Sushmita Sen is celebrating the glorious 22 years of the crowning moment and on this special day, she has shared some rare and beautiful pictures on the social media sites.
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Sushmita Sen wrote, "#21stMay1994 #India won Miss Universe for d First time I thankGod 2 have given me d honour 2 bring it home! Here's lookin at U B'ful P'ple ...4 celebrating life 22yrs with me n ALWAYS Believing in beauty that runs deeper. 'You'll wear d crown for a year, but INDIA will own d title 1994 forever..celebrate that always' : Martin Brooks - president of Miss Universe Organisation in 1994!!!amazing man n a fabulous teacher!!!"
''#21stMay1994 #India won #missuniverse for the #firsttime A day when #history was made!! #celebrating #22yrs of that #beautiful #victory it #inspired an #18yr old girl to be the #woman she is #today Thank you #India #thankyou #God lots of love #missuniverse1994''
''Thank you @carogomezfilm #MissColombia #1994 for teaching me what 'Grace' is!!!what a woman!!👏''
Well, Sushmita there are very few people who have made their country proud at a global platform and you are one of them. We congratulate you and may you continue to inspire us all for many more years to come!