(Not So) Fun Fact: When Miss America Wanted Contestants To Be 100% White

Fun facts about Miss America

Women of color weren’t invited to Miss America until the 1970s. In its early days, women would have to prove seven generations back that they had no ancestors that weren’t white.

3 Comments Add yours

  1. ratmom says:

    Wow, that’s terrible. But things sure were different back then.


  2. Theresa says:

    Thank God times have changed!


  3. Racist America is what MAGA wants to bring back.


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