| 11 July 1976|
| Lee Theatre, Hong Kong|
| Bob Barker, Helen O'Connell|Miss Universe 1976 Wikipedia
Miss Universe 1976, the 25th Miss Universe pageant, was held on 11 July 1976 at the Lee Theatre in Hong Kong. Rina Messinger of Israel was crowned by Anne Marie Pohtamo of Finland. This is the first, and so far only time, that Israel has won the competition.