Jenna Talackova was best known as a Canadian model & TV personality who successfully waged in a legal battle after she joined Miss Universe Canada but was subsequently disqualified for being transexual.
She was allowed to join the pageant and made it to the Top 12, but failed to be in the Top 5. She was among the contestants awarded with the Miss Congeniality title.
Thalita Zampirolli is a transexual model hailing from Brazil. She is 24 years old and is an Industrial Design student and model.
Thalita had her sex change surgery done in Sao Paulo for her 18th birthday, with the full support of her family and with the use of her grandmother’s money.