Miss America's Top Evening Gowns in History

The Miss America pageant is known for beautiful women, amazing talents, and stunning gowns. Since its beginning in 1921 the competition, as well as the fashion choices of the beauty queens, has evolved.

Here are some of the most beautiful and stunning evening dresses in Miss America's history.

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Since its inception in 1921 the Miss America Pageant has evolved to include not only beauty, but also brains.

Even so, viewers can't help but marvel at some of the stunning gowns worn by contestants throughout the years, such as Lee Meriwether's regal-looking gown from 1955.