Olivia Culpo, Miss USA 2012, has been crowned Miss Universe 2012 at the end of the finale held at Las Vegas on December 19, 2012. Let’s have a look at the road to become the winner of Miss Universe 2012 pageant.
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>>> Olivia Culpo Crowned Miss Rhode Island USA 2012
Olivia Culpo was crowned Miss Rhode Island USA 2012 on September 18, 2011 at The Rhode Island Center for Performing Arts, 848 Park Avenue, Cranston, Rhode Island and won the right to represent Rhode Island in Miss USA 2012 pageant.
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Miss Rhode Island USA 2012 Olivia Culpo is the new Miss USA 2012
At the finale of the 61st edition of the Miss USA pageant at the Theatre for the Performing Arts in Las Vegas, Nevada on June 3, 2012, Olivia Culpo was crowned Miss USA 2012
and won the right to represent the United States in Miss Universe 2012
Olivia Culpo was cowned Miss Universe 2012
During the finale of Miss Universe 2012
held on December 19, 2012, at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States, Olivia beat 88 other contestants to become Miss Universe 2012
Culpo was brought up in Edgewood (Cranston), Rhode Island, and is the daughter of Susan (née Curran) and Peter Culpo. She is the middle-child of five. Her father is of Italian descent and her mother is of Irish and Italian ancestry. Culpo graduated from St. Mary Academy – Bay View in 2010 with high honors and as a member of the National Honor Society. In high school she participated in two foreign language trips to Milano, Italy.
Both of her parents began their professional career as musicians. Miss Culpo began studying cello in the second grade. She participated in the Rhode Island Philharmonic Youth Orchestra, RI Philharmonic Chamber Ensemble, Bay View Orchestra, Rhode Island All-State Orchestra, and Boston Youth Symphony, playing the cello. Culpo also studied voice. As a cellist, Culpo played in Boston Symphony Hall, Carnegie Hall, and in England. She attended the Brevard Music Center, in North Carolina two summers, and performs with the Boston Accompanietta.
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