Bollywood actor and former Miss Universe Sushmita Sen on Friday took to social media handle to recall memories of the day she made history to become the first-ever Indian to win the Miss Universe crown.
Sushmita shares a throwback photo of her younger self dressed in a pretty, well-fitted vintage-style gown, sporting bangs with her hair tied in a top bun while striking a pose for the camera, Sushmita Sen wrote, “Have you ever stared at the impossible & thanked God for giving you the opportunity to make it possible? I have!!! To my Motherland INDIA…Happpyyyyy 27th Anniversary of India’s first ever victory at #MissUniverse in Manila #philippines.”
To my Motherland INDIA…Happy 27th Anniversary of India’s first ever victory at #MissUniverse in Manila #Philippines 😍💃🏻That early morning of 21st May 1994, not only changed an 18 yr olds life forever…it made History!! 😊🙏 An honour forever cherished!! #MissUniverse1994 🇮🇳 pic.twitter.com/pz6jUeTIXU
— sushmita sen (@thesushmitasen) May 21, 2021
She continued, “That early morning on 21st May 1994, not only changed an 18 yr olds life forever…it made History!! #mahalkita Philippines for the romance we have shared for 27 years & counting Thank you #misscolombia1994 Carolina @carogomezfilms for teaching me undying grace!! Thank you to all the kind & loving people, from around the globe, that touched my life from a VERY young age & inspired the woman I am today!! Eternally grateful I remain!!”
Sushmita’s caption further read, “The abundant Universe doesn’t know impossibilities, it only manifests your beliefs” Choose wisely!! #MissUniverse1994 #India Thank you all for the precious messages & generous blessings…I celebrate with you…ALWAYS!! I LOVE YOU GUYS!!! #duggadugga #yourstruly (sic).”