The women who win the Miss America crown are supposed to be the very definition of beauty and brains, but where do these attributes taken them once the pageant spotlight has faded away? Some of them simply return to their semi-normal lives, but others use
Lee Meriwether won the Miss America pageant in 1955, and she went on to join the cast of the Today show the year after that. This was the beginning of a long and successful acting career! Most people will recognize her as Catwoman from the 1966 film adaptation of Batman, but she’s also well-known for her role on the 1970s show Barnaby Jones. In fact, that role earned her two Golden Globe nominations and one Emmy nomination!