Miss Universe 2016 Alicia Machado made headlines for her controversial reign, drawing both praise and condemnation during her reign. Below is a compilation of romantic relationships she has experienced since being named Miss Universe.
1. The Beginning Was In A Beauty Contest
Since childhood, Alicia was drawn to the entertainment world. By age 14, she had begun studying voice at a conservatory in Venezuela.
Before reaching adulthood, Alicia entered the world of beauty pageants, representing Yaracuy in Venezuela’s most prestigious pageant competition – Miss Venezuela – where she ultimately emerged victorious as its Most Beautiful Woman.