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A panel of 51 beauties from all over the country will compete to become Miss USA 2017. They will showcase their talent and intelligence to win the coveted crown. To know more about the gorgeous Miss California, read our India Williams wiki.

India Williams Wiki

India Williams is a 20-year-old college student from Lafayette, Louisiana. She now lives in Santa Monica, California and goes to Loyola Marymount University. Williams is a student, who has been on the Dean’s List at Loyola Marymount University. She is studying for her Bachelor of Arts in Business Entrepreneurship and later wants to pursue a degree in entertainment contract law.

India Williams is a part-time model and competed in the Miss Teen California USA pageant in 2015. She was also a semi-finalist at the Miss Teen California in 2014. As Miss Santa Monica, Williams competed against 127 other women to win the title of Miss California USA 2017.

When not at school, Williams volunteers with a program called The Incubator School and works in close collaboration with The Samburu Project to provide clean and safe drinking water to communities in Kenya.

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India Williams is well-versed in Mandarin, as she has taken lessons for five years. Apart from competing in various beauty pageants, she has appeared on Cycle 22 of America’s Next Top Model. But sadly, she was eliminated in the first episode.

The glamorous beauty pageant will air live on Fox this Sunday, May 14, from Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.

Here are 5 Pictures of the Beautiful Miss California 2017

#1. That stare can pierce your soul.

#2. Who can say no to that smile?

#3. Simply Slaying in the bikini round.

#4. So poised!

#5. Definitely shining bright like her diamonds!