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Colleen Kay Hutchins (May 23, 1926 – March 24, 2010) was Miss America 1952.

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1 Biography 2 References 3 Sources 4 External links

Biography[edit] Hutchins was crowned as Brigham Young University
Brigham Young University
Homecoming Queen
Homecoming Queen
in 1947. In September 1951, she was crowned as Miss America, the first Miss Utah
Miss Utah
to win the pageant.[1][2] Hutchins was a native of Arcadia, California. She was the sister of basketball player Mel Hutchins, the mother of former NBA player Kiki Vandeweghe
Kiki Vandeweghe
and Olympic swimmer Tauna Vandeweghe, and the grandmother of professional tennis player Coco Vandeweghe. She resided, until her death, with her husband Ernest Vandeweghe in Indian Wells, California, Laguna Beach, California
Laguna Beach, California
and Palm Springs, California. Hutchins died on March 24, 2010 in Newport Beach, aged 83. References[edit]

^ "PASSINGS: Colleen Kay Hutchins, Ira Skutch". Los Angeles Times. 25 March 2010. p. AA7.  ^ "Miss America : 1952". Miss America
Miss America
Organization. Archived from the original on 5 June 2008. 

Sources[edit]

Garr, Arnold K., Donald Q. Cannon and Richard O. Cowan ed., Encyclopedia of Latter-day Saint History, p. 526

External links[edit]

Colleen Kay Hutchins at Find a Grave

Awards and achievements

Preceded by Yolande Betbeze Miss America 1952 Succeeded by Neva Jane Langley

Preceded by Joanne Hinand Miss Utah 1951 Succeeded by Marylyn Reese

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Miss America
Miss America
titleholders (1940–1959)

Frances Marie Burke (1940) Rosemary LaPlanche
Rosemary LaPlanche
(1941) Jo-Carroll Dennison (1942) Jean Bartel (1943) Venus Ramey
Venus Ramey
(1944) Bess Myerson
Bess Myerson
(1945) Marilyn Buferd
Marilyn Buferd
(1946) Barbara Jo Walker (1947) BeBe Shopp (1948) Jacque Mercer (1949) Yolande Betbeze
Yolande Betbeze
(1951) Colleen Kay Hutchins (1952) Neva Jane Langley
Neva Jane Langley
(1953) Evelyn Margaret Ay (1954) Lee Meriwether
Lee Meriwether
(1955) Sharon Ritchie (1956) Marian McKnight (1957) Marilyn Van Derbur
Marilyn Van Derbur
(1958) Mary Ann Mobley
Mary Ann Mobley
(1959)

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Utah
Utah
pageant winners

Miss Utah

Armelia Carol Ohmart
Carol Ohmart
(1946) Colleen Kay Hutchins (1951) Sharlene Wells (1984) Julia Bachison (2005) Katie Millar (2006) Jill Stevens
Jill Stevens
(2007)

Miss Utah
Miss Utah
USA

Charlotte Sheffield
Charlotte Sheffield
(1957) Linda Bement (1960) Marin Poole (2005) Soben Huon (2006) Julia Bachison (2008)

Miss Utah
Miss Utah
Teen USA

Marin Poole (2002)

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