Michelle Dee Bio – Michelle Dee Wiki
Michelle Dee born Michelle Marquez Dee is a Filipino actress, athlete, model, television presenter, and beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss World Philippines 2019. She will represent the Philippines in the Miss World 2019 competition in London, England, the United Kingdom on 14 December 2019. She spent a considerable time of her childhood in their family ranch in Utah, the United States during summers and family vacations. She grew up loving farm animals and enjoying the countryside, both in Utah and in her family’s hacienda (land and manor estate) in Mabalacat, Pampanga, the Philippines.
She attended the De La Salle University in Manila and graduated with a degree in psychology. She is an internationally signed model and an avid fan of photography. In her free time, she takes polaroid photos and rides her big bike. She is also an LGBTQIA+ rights advocate and champions autism awareness.
Michelle Dee Age
She was born on April 24, 1996, in Makati City, Metro Manila, the Philippines.
Michelle Dee Parents
She is the daughter of businessman Frederick “Derek” Dee and to supermodel and Miss International 1979 Melanie Marquez.
Michelle Dee Siblings
She has two siblings and when she was growing up with two of her siblings diagnosed with autism, she has been an advocate for autism awareness and mental health education since she was sixteen years old. This family circumstance is also one of the reasons why she decided to take up psychology at university.
Michelle Dee Miss World Philippines 2019
On 15 September 2019, she was crowned Miss World Philippines 2019 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City, Metro Manila, the Philippines. The finals night comprised competitions in swimwear, evening gown, and two question and answer rounds. She competed with and won over thirty-nine (39) other delegates, and was crowned by outgoing Miss World Philippines 2018 Katarina Sonja Rodriguez by the end of the event. During the competition, she was conferred six (6) special awards: Miss Sportswoman by FILA, Miss GCOX, Miss Best Skin by Cathy Valencia, Miss BENCH/, Miss Myra E, and Miss Bluewater Day Spa.
In the semifinal question and answer round, host Laura Lehmann asked her about the lessons and pieces of advice her mother, renowned top model, and Miss International 1979 Melanie Marquez, gave her in her preparations for her first-ever beauty pageant competition. She replied: “The most important advice my mom gave me was to be myself. I’m not here trying to replicate her, but I’m trying to shine as my own woman. In doing so I’ve learned how to be strong, how to be confident in myself and to embrace every single part of my being. So thank you, Mom, and thank you to everyone who came tonight and for supporting me. It means a lot to me.”
In the final question and answer round, she was asked which invention from the last century she would love to make a comeback. She answered this: “It would probably be polaroid films. I’m an avid lover of art. I love photography and I love the kind of energy and feel that polaroids give me; just being able to lay everything out and go down memory lane is such a different feeling. Polaroids give me such a vibrant and positive energy.”
Michelle Dee Miss World 2019
As Miss World Philippines 2019, she will represent the Philippines in the Miss World 2019 competition at the ExCel Stadium in London, England, the United Kingdom on 14 December 2019, where outgoing Miss World 2018 Vanessa Ponce will crown her as her successor.
Michelle Dee Height
She stands a height of 5 feet 11 inches tall. (1.80 meters).
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Happy Monday to everyone back home! 🌞 About to hit the sack here in London, but I just wanted to remind all of you to keep your head high and to remember that whatever you’re going through happens for a reason. A blessing or a lesson always! Mahal ko kayo. ❤️ Missing my team responsible for this look! @davequiambao_ & @iamjulyvito