Miss World USA 1968
DateAugust 17, 1968
PresentersBob Hope
VenueSan Diego, California
WinnerJohnine Leigh Avery
Washington (state) Washington
CongenialityKimberly Ann Kuster
West Virginia West Virginia
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1969 →

Miss World USA 1968 was the 7th edition of the Miss World USA pageant and it was held in San Diego, California and was won by Johnine Leigh Avery of Washington. She was crowned by outgoing titleholder, Pamela Valari Pall of California. Avery went on to represent the United States at the Miss World 1968 Pageant in London later that year. She did not place at Miss World.[1]

This edition was also the last edition where cities were represented. From 1969 onward, delegates representing cities have to compete in and win state pageants first before competing at Miss World USA.



Final results Contestant
Miss World USA 1968
1st Runner-Up
2nd Runner-Up
3rd Runner-Up
4th Runner-Up

Special awards

Award Contestant
Miss Congeniality


The Miss World USA 1968 delegates were:


Did not Compete


Contestants who competed in other beauty pageants:

Miss America
Miss USA
Miss Universe


  1. ^ West, Donald (ed.). "Miss World USA 1966-68". pageantopolis.com. Archived from the original on March 25, 2013.((cite web)): CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)