Ximena Navarrete might just be hotter than Mexico. She’s an international beauty queen, world-renowned for her magnificent features. In 2010, she was awarded the prestigious title of Miss Universe. During her reign as Miss Universe, she traveled all throughout the world from Chile to China.
Navarrete was born in Guadalajara, Jalsico, Mexico on February 22, 1988. She first won a beauty pageant in her hometown, where she was crowned Nuestra Belleza Jalisco on July 19, 2009. Two months later, she won a national beauty contest, and was awarded the title of Nuestra Belleza Mexico.
On August 23, 2010, Ximena became the ultimate beauty queen when she captured the title of Miss Universe. This victory opened up new opportunities for the young starlet. In one day, she became a spokesperson for two different companies (Old Navy and L’Oréal Paris on February 10, 2011).
Ximena has hosted numerous award shows and beauty pageants. Her hosting duties include: Miss Universe 2012, the Latin Grammy Awards of 2010 & 2013, Premios TVyNovelas, and Nuestra Belleza México 2012 & 2014. She has also appeared on the Late Show with David Letterman.
In 2013, Navarrete switched her focus to a career in acting. In February of that year, she was cast to play twin characters in the Mexican soap opera La tempestad. In 2015, Ximena played the lead role in the show 108 Costuras.