✟ RIP Venus Ramey
Born 1924 - Death 2017
❝ Venus Ramey (September 26, 1924 – June 17, 2017) was an American beauty pageant contestant, and later an activist. She won the Miss America competition in 1944.
Born in Ashland, Kentucky, she left Kentucky to work for the war effort in Washington, DC, and won the Miss District of Columbia pageant and then became Miss America in 1944. She was the first red-haired contestant to win the title.
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