The Runner-ups are:
Miss Dominican Republic - Ada de la Cruz
Miss Kosovo - Marigona Dragusha
Miss Australia - Rachael Finch
Miss Puerto Rico - Mayra Matos
France - Chloé Mortaud
South Africa - Tatum Keshwar
Czech Republic - Iveta Lutovská
Switzerland - Whitney Toyloy
USA - Kristen Dalton
The 58th Annual Miss Universe 2009 was hosted by Billy Bush and Claudia Jordan.
The top 15 finalists who were vying for the Miss Universe crown were from Albania, Australia, Belgium, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Dominican Republic, France, Iceland, Kosovo, Puerto Rico, Sweden, Switzerland, South Africa, the US and Venezuela.
These finalists were selected from among 84 contestants who appeared in cocktail dresses and then reappeared in swim suits.
Miss Venezuela Stefanía Fernández Background
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