As of November 2014, the current Miss World is Megan Young. Young holds the title as the first Filipino to ever win the title of Miss World.
Born in Virginia, she moved to the Philippines at a young age with her parents as this is where her mother hailed from. As of 2014, she attends college at the De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde in Manila, where she is pursuing a degree in the film industry. She was first noticed when she placed in the top six on the reality show called "StarStruck." Before being named Miss World, Megan played roles in various films and television shows including the "Pinoy Big Brother: Celebrity Edition 2."Learn More
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According to the Miss World Organisation, there have been five Miss World title holders from India. The most recent of these was Priyanka Chopra, who won the title in 2000.Full Answer >
As of November 2014, Usain Bolt is the fastest man in the world, with a record of running 100 meters in just 9.58 seconds. Bolt set his world record in 2009 at the Berlin World championships, beating his own previous world record of 9.69 seconds.Full Answer >
As of November 2014, the Lightning LS-218 is the fastest production motorcycle in the world. The electric bike can reach speeds of more than 200 miles per hour.Full Answer >