1989 Miss America Winner


Gretchen Carlson was the winner of the 1989 Miss America pageant, and you can see that the ideal that was established in earlier decades had changed, and Carlson was a woman who didn’t just represent the average American woman, unless the average American woman was tall, statuesque, well-built in the chest area with legs and thighs shaped by a five-days-a-week gym workout.