Miss Holland 1960

Miss Holland 1960

Ans Schoon


Ans Schoon did only go to the Miss Europe pageant, this because (according to some newspapers) she could not speak English. On the picture: Ans receives the Miss Holland award from Miss World 1959, Corine Rotschafer.

(on the top picture: The top 3 from left to right: Katinka, Ans and Ada)

1: Ans Schoon (Winner Miss Amsterdam 1960, Miss Europe 1960, 1st Ru Miss Holland 1959)

misshollandkroning2: Katinka Bleeker (Miss International 1960)
3: Ada Stuyt
4: Carina Verbeek (Miss World 1960 & Miss Universe 1960)

some of the remainders:

  • Joyce Ros
  • Corry Verbeek
  • Godelieve Sassen (Winner Miss Holland 1963)
  • Bonita Postma (Miss Noord Nederland 1960)
  • Willy Vermeer
  • Karin de Jong
  • Elly van der Kooy
  • Louise Kievit


there were 32 contestants…

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Ans Schoon becoming Miss Amsterdam 1960 and a glamour shot

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picture left: Katinka Bleeker at Miss International 1960. This picture shows different kind of food wear during the national costume parade.
picture right: Carina Verbeek at the Empire state building during the Miss Universe pageant.