Alexandria Mills was born in Louisville, Kentucky on February 26, 1992 is a beauty pageant title holder from the United States who was crowned; Miss World 2010 Alexandria Mills is the first woman from her country to win Miss World since Marjorie Wallace in 1973 and the 60th Miss World in the history of the pageant.
Mills, a resident of the Louisville suburb of Shepherdsville, Kentucky, had an interest in modeling at least as early as the eighth grade; following Mills’ victory in Miss World 2010, a counselor at her middle school recalled that she had a modeling portfolio even then. The counselor also recalled her as being Very outgoing and very confident and that Mills had demonstrated fearlessness by volunteering to sing God Bless America over the school intercom.
Prior to participating in Miss World, 18 year old Mills was home schooled for high school, graduating shortly before the competition, and wanted to become a teacher. According to her mother, she also has an interest in landscape photography. A vegetarian, Alexandria Mills is also a fashion model and is listed with Elite Models agency.
Mills was appointed as Miss World United States 2010 to represent her country at the 2010 Miss World pageant held in Sanya, China. She placed first runner up during the Miss World Beach Beauty fast track event held on October 19 and second runner up in Miss World Top Model held on October 23, becoming the eventual winner of Miss World 2010 on October 30, beating early bookie’s favorite Mariann Birkedal of Norway who finished in the top seven.