Miss World 1978
Miss Argentina, 19-year-old Silvana Suarez, is crowned Miss World 1978 at the Royal Albert Hall in London this evening and is joined by runners-up Miss Seden (second), 21- year-old Ossie Carlsson, and Miss Australia, 23-year-old Denise Coward (right), who came third.
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Miss World 1969 - Protests - Royal Albert Hall, London
Protesters with placards march outside the Royal Albert Hall, where the Miss World beauty contest is taking place. Leaflets attacking the contest were also distributed, believed to be stating the views of the Women's Liberation Movement and the Women's Liberation Workshop.
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Queen Putin UK visit
Queen Elizabeth II (right) and her husband, the Duke of Edinburgh (left) stand alongside Russias President Putin and his wife, Lyudmila, before a state banquet at Buckingham Palace. * Earlier, Mr Putin, who is on the first state visit by a Russian leader since 1874 when Tsar Alexander II came to Britain, had been delayed by 15 minutes aftes his motorcade was delayed by heavy traffic as it travelled from London s Heathrow Airport to Horse Guards Parade for the official welcoming ceremony.