Christiane Martel

Christiane Martel
Christiane Martel (born Christiane Magnani on 18 January 1932) is a French actress and beauty queen who became the second woman to win Miss Universe in 1953. Martel was crowned Miss France by outgoing titleholder Claude Godart and represented France at Miss Universe 1953 where she became the second Miss Universe. She was crowned by actress, Julie Adams as Miss Universe 1952, Armi Kuusela of Finland gave up her crown. Martel's runners-up in the 1953 pageant was Myrna Hansen of the USA, followed by delegates of Japan, Mexico, and Australia. Shortly after her reign, Martel embarked on a successful career in international films, appearing in movies such as Yankee Pasha, So This Is Paris, Abajo el Telón, the 1956 version of Corazón salvaje (playing the villain Aimée), Viva el Amor!, Rosa Blanca and her last film to date, 1961's Leoni al Sole.
Name Christiane Martel
Also Known As Christiane Aleman, Cristina Martel
Birthday 1932-01-18
Gender Female
IMDB Christiane Martel profile on IMDB
Place of Birth Piennes, France
As: Eva / Eve
1956-11-15
Adam and Eve...
As: Unknown
1961-05-10
El Padre Pistolas...
As: Unknown
1959-03-01
The Little Savage...
As: Unknown
1960-05-19
Póker de reinas...
As: María Santos
1959-09-09
Estampida...
As: Unknown
1958-02-22
¡Viva el amor!...
As: Unknown
1959-01-15
Señoritas...
As: Unknown
1959-09-20
Yo pecador...
As: Lulu Duval
1955-08-31
Abajo el Telón...
As: Aimée de Molnar
1956-06-07
Corazón salvaje...
As: Unknown
1956-08-30
Bataclán mexicano...
As: Georgette
1961-07-19
Rosa Blanca...