Ramona Amiri

Miss world Canada

Ramona Rina Amiri is an Canadian beauty queen and model who won Miss World Canada 2005 and went on to represent her country at the 2005 Miss World Pageant in Sanya, China. She was the only contestant to rank top 5 in both the swimsuit competition and the talent competition. Ramona also placed Top12 in the semi-finals.

Born in Montreal, Quebec, Ramona attended College Charlemagne, a french private high school, and subsequently began her studies at the University of British Columbia. She graduated with honors with a Degree in Biology at the age of 20.

Ramona’s father is of Assyrian decent and her mother is of Persian descent. She also has a Sister. She speaks English, French, Farsi and Assyrian and some Spanish.

Her favorite motto is: “Work like you don’t need the money, love like you’ve never been hurt, and dance like no one’s watching” which was borrowed from the famous Persian poet Rumi. Since winning the title of Miss World Canada, Ramona has traveled all around to raise awareness for special causes. Ramona is an avid fundraiser, and at the Miss World Canada pageant, she was one of the top fundraisers.