Miss Holland 1964
Elly Koot was the second girl from the Netherlands to win the Miss Europe pageant. She was a favorite to win the Miss World pageant later that year, but winning Miss Europe made that impossible.
(picture left, from left to right: Marjan, Renske, Elly, Els and Henny)
1: Elly Koot (Winner Miss Europe 1964)
2: Els kaptein (4th runner-up Miss Holland 1963)
3: Renske van den Berg (Miss International 1964 & Miss World 1964, Miss Holland 1965)
4: Henny Deul (Winner National Costume Award at Miss Universe 1964)
5: Marjan Puyk
Top 5. Miss Europe 1964, from right to left: Miss Spain, Miss Sweden, our Elly as Miss Europe, Miss Germany and Miss France.
Elly Koot is Miss Europe 1964
National costumes at Miss Universe 1964, with the winning best in national costume for Holland
Henny Deul at Miss Universe
Renske van der Berg at Miss International 1964
Renske van der Berg