Filipino contestant Kevin Balot, brings new pride for his country. He bested 20 contestants for the coveted crown for Miss International Queen 2012.
The pageant for transgender/transsexual beauties was held last November 2, 2012 in Pattaya, Thailand. The contestants were all born male an had to compete in the week-long event. Kevin bested them all and gaining recognition from his fellow Filipinos. Check out Kevin’s crowning photos above courtesy of acclaimed photographer Damir Sagolj for Reuters.
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