Miss USA 1992
DateFebruary 7, 1992
VenueCentury II Convention Center, Wichita, Kansas
BroadcasterCBS, KWCH-TV
WinnerShannon Marketic
California California
CongenialityAlesia Prentiss
PhotogenicShannon Marketic
California California
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Miss USA 1992 was the 41st Miss USA pageant, televised live from the Century II Convention Center in Wichita, Kansas on February 7, 1992.

At the conclusion of the final competition, Shannon Marketic of California was crowned by outgoing titleholder Kelli McCarty of Kansas. Shannon became the fifth Miss USA titleholder from California and also the second Miss California USA to win both the Photogenic award and Miss USA crown, making her state the first one to repeat this feat. She is also the 4th Miss Photogenic to be crowned as Miss USA after winning the award.

The pageant was hosted by Dick Clark, with color commentary by Terry Murphy and Deborah Shelton, Miss USA 1970.

This was the third of four years that the pageant was held in Wichita.

Contestant notes


  1. ^ "1992 Miss North Carolina USA Killed in Skydiving Accident". The Associated Press. 1992-09-22.
  2. ^ Wise, Kris (2006-10-11). "Beauty queen faces DUIs". Charleston Gazette.
  3. ^ "Former Miss W.Va. USA found dead in her home". Associated Press. 2007-01-29.