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Hot Stuff: All Eyes Are On Spain's Fab Miss Universe Bet, The First Transwoman To Join The Pageant!

Hot Stuff: All Eyes Are On Spain's Fab Miss Universe Bet, The First Transwoman To Join The Pageant!

By Deina Ida Blancaflor

Angela Ponce recently made noise on social media not just because of her coronation as Miss Universe - Spain, but more of being the first transgender woman to compete in one of the world's top beauty pageants. The Miss U tilt may be months away, but history has already rewritten itself with this amazing feat of inclusivity. To say she's proud to slowly tear down the walls of discrimination and close-mindedness is an understatement.

[related: #ABSCBNLifestyleInspo Catriona Gray: Gone With The Old, Here's My New Definition Of 'Beauty Queen!']

But apart from being a fierce LGBTQIA+ advocate, this 26-year old queen’s more like us than we dare to imagine. She spends her downtime reading books, mixing and matching her wardrobe, and looking that perfect! Browse through the gallery above to see more of her!

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Photographs taken from Instagram.com/angelaponceofficial

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