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2012 Miss Universe Pageant

LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 19: Miss Spain 2012, Andrea Huisgen, is introduced during the 2012 Miss Universe Pageant at PH Live at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on December 19, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)

Miss Universe 2012

December 20, 2012

For the first time since 1997, Miss USA has been crowned Miss Universe during the annual pageant. Olivia Culpo will hold the title for the next year.