- Deborah Carthy Deu
Pageant titleholder bio
title=Miss San Juan 1985
Miss Puerto Rico1985 Miss Universe 1985
San Juan, Puerto Rico
birthname= Deborah Fátima Carthy-Deu|birth = birth date and age|1966|1|5
eye color= Green
hair color= Brown
Deborah Fátima Carthy Deu (born
January 5 1966) in Santurce, Puerto Rico. es [http://www.prpop.org/biografias/d_bios/deborah_carthy_deu.shtml Fundación Nacional para la Cultura Popular. Biografías: Deorah Carthy-Deu.] ] She became the second Miss Universefrom Puerto Rico. The contest was held at James L. Knight Center of Miami, Floridaon July 15, 1985.
Deborah Carthy-Deu was born in Santurce, Puerto Rico to Ramón Carthy Sanchez and Vicky Deu, of Irishimdb name | id=1068832 | name=Deborah Carthy-Deu] descent,Fact|date=January 2007. Her mother directed an academy for
balletand modeling, Academia de Ballet y Modelaje Vicky Sanz, under the name of Vicky Sanz. [http://www.lexjuris.com/biografias/buscar/search2.asp?kw=C Lexjuris.com, Biographies.] ] Her father was a photography director. At age nine she started to take ballet classes at the school her mother directed. She was trained as a classical ballerina. [http://www.missuniverse.com/history/index.html Miss Universe, History: Deborah Carthy Deu.] ] She attended an elementary catholic school and later enrolled in the ninth grade at Commonwealth High School. From age thirteen on she spent her summers in New York Citytaking dance classes. She later attended the University of Puerto Ricopursued a major in drama. At thirteen she also auditioned for Ballet Concierto and becomes part of the dance company.
While she was in college, she was selected Miss San Juan in
March 22, 1985and later Miss Puerto Ricoon April 27, 1985. On July 15, 1985, she was crowned Miss Universe1985 representing Puerto Ricoin Miami, Florida. Once her Miss Universe obligations were over she moved to Californiawhere she lived for several months where she tried to become an actress. Although she did not have much success as an actress, she had success as a model. She also went to Argentinato portray the leading character in the telenovela"El Cisne Blanco".
Post Miss Universe
Aside from representing her hometown in the
Miss Universe Pageant, and winning this title, Deborah graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Puerto Ricoand obtained the Theater Medal, awarded to the most distinguished graduate. She majored in Theater Arts and Education.
As an actress, Carthy-Deu has worked both in theater and television and has earned the respect of the critics for her participation, both in comedies and dramas.Fact|date=January 2008 She owns a modeling and finishing school, known as Deborah Carthy Deu Estudio y Agencia de Modelos, in which she helps girls and women to develop social skills and self esteem, as well as to start careers in modeling, the arts, television and participate in beauty pageants.
Carthy-Deu has hosted several television shows in
Puerto Rico, New Yorkand Miami, that include working for both Univisionand the Telemundonetwork. Working on television programs such as: Noche de Gala, (Gala Night Ball), alongside Eddie Miró, "Desde Mi Pueblo", (From My Town), alongside Yoyo Boing& Tony Croatto, and "La Buena Vida", has allowed her to become one of the top emcee's (Master of Ceremonies) in Puerto Rico and abroad. She wrote a column for The San Juan Star. [ [http://www.univision.com/content/content.jhtml?cid=437935&pagenum=2 Univisión.com, De Puerto Rico a Venezuela.] Retrieved on January 27, 2008.]
As of 2007, Carthy-Deu is hosting a remake of
Noche de Gala, produced by Paquito Cordero, and broadcasted by WIPR-TV.
List of famous Puerto Ricans
* [http://www.deborahcarthydeu.net Official website]
Miss Universe Organization titleholders
Miss Universe=Deborah Carthy-Deu
Miss USA=Laura Martinez-Herring
Miss Teen USA=
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