Chloe is the first winner to have dual citizenship
07 December 2008. Chloe Mortaud, 19, represents the Albigeois-Midi-Pyrénées, a southwest region of France. She became the first winner of the Miss France beauty pageant to have dual citizenship, French and American.
Mortaud received US citizenship through her mother, an African American who emigrated from Mississippi to France 25 years ago, and has a grandmother who lives in Los Angeles.
In a huge event held in Le Puy du Fou in western France, Chloe, which comes from Albigeois-Midi Pyrénées and whose role model is actress Halle Berry, was crowned Miss France 2009 after she competed with 36 other beautiful French girls.