Miss Universe is one of the most recognized and prestigious international beauty pageants. Along with the Miss World and Miss Earth contests, Miss Universe is one of the three largest beauty pageants in the world in terms of the number of national-level competitions. It was founded in 1952 by the California clothing company Pacific Mills. The logo for Miss Universe “The Woman with Stars” was created in 1998, that representing the beauty and responsibility of women in the Universe. Miss Universe is part of the Big Four international beauty pageants. The others are; Miss World, Miss International and Miss Earth. Let’s take a look at 10 lesser known facts about Miss Universe.