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Amelia Vega and Husband Al Horford Expecting Baby No. 3 — See Their Sweet Instagram Post

Amelia Vega and Husband Al Horford Expecting Baby No. 3 — See Their Sweet Instagram Post
Amelia Vega and her husband, Boston Celtics basketball player Al Horford, kicked off the New Year with big news. In a sweet Instagram post on Jan. 7, the former Miss Universe announced that she is pregnant with her third child.

The Dominican beauty queen, 33, shared a family photo, which captured herself holding her daughter Alia, 1, while displaying a tray of freshly-baked cookies spelling out the message “Baby in the oven.” In the pic, she nestles close to her son Ean, 2, who’s being held in his dad’s arms.

So her followers didn’t overlook the cookie headline, she captioned the image: “Surprise!
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Former Miss Universe Claps Back At Troll Criticizing Her Daughter

Former Miss Universe Claps Back At Troll Criticizing Her Daughter
When it comes to celebrity parents, there’s no messing with their children. That includes former Miss Universe Amelia Vega who responded to an Instagram user who criticized her daughter Alía Horford’s hair.

Earlier this week, Vega posted an adorable picture of her 9-month-old daughter captioning it: “A smile from Alía for all of you #9Months #MyBabyGirl.” In the photo, the baby’s hair is in an updo with a small pink bow, and a follower subsequently left a disparaging comment calling it “bad hair.”

The Dominican beauty queen quickly came to the defense of her baby, writing in Spanish,
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Former Miss Universe Amelia Vega and NBA Star Al Horford Share First Photo of Newborn Daughter

Former Miss Universe Amelia Vega and NBA Star Al Horford Share First Photo of Newborn Daughter
Future beauty queen in the making? We think so! Former Miss Universe Amelia Vega and husband, NBA star Al Horford just shared the first photo of their new addition: Alía Horford Vega.  "More than grateful to you, my Lord, for sending another great blessing to our family. On November 27 a princess came to our lives to brighten up our days. Your little brother, your daddy and I were waiting for you with great eagerness. Welcome to the world, my baby girl. Alía Horford Vega," the 32-year-old star captioned the photo of herself leaving the hospital with her husband and newborn daughter.  The couple revealed in June that their son Ean was going to be a big...
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Amelia Vega and Al Horford Expecting Baby No. 2--See the Adorable Pregnancy Announcement

Amelia Vega and Al Horford Expecting Baby No. 2--See the Adorable Pregnancy Announcement
Two announcements in one, we like it! Miss Universe 2003 Amelia Vega has announced that she and husband Al Horford are expecting their second child and it's a…girl! The beauty queen and the NBA player welcomed their son Ean in February 2015. "We're happy to announce this great blessing. Our family keeps growing," Vega wrote. "The Horford Vega princess will arrive this November. We are anxiously awaiting your arrival, doll." This couple just knows how to pregnancy announcements, take a look at their first pregnancy announcement. Vega, whose uncle is Grammy award winner Juan Luis Guerra, recently surprised her husband with a huge rooftop birthday...
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Former Miss Universe says she's blessed - Realbollywood.com News

Former Miss Universe says she's blessed - Realbollywood.com News
New York, March 6 (Ians/Efe) Former Miss Universe Amelia Vega says she is "blessed by God" for having made her dream to record her first album and start her own home a reality, after her December wedding to NBA star and fellow Dominican Al Horford.

To the happiness arising from those two circumstances can be added her next appearance in Miami, where she will open for her uncle, well-known singer-songwriter Juan Luis Guerra, at a March 17 concert.

"I'm happy. I think the word is blessed, I have to give thanks to God for giving me the opportunity for many of my dreams, despite the fact that some took a while to arrive,.
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Ex-Miss Universe Amelia Vega to marry NBA star - Realbollywood.com News

Ex-Miss Universe Amelia Vega to marry NBA star - Realbollywood.com News
Santo Domingo, Dec 25 (Ians/Efe) Dominican singer and former Miss Universe Amelia Vega is getting married to compatriot and NBA player Al Horford.

The ceremony was expected to be held Saturday at the home of the 26-year-old singer's uncle, award-winning Dominican singer-songwriter Juan Luis Guerra.

The marriage will be the first for the singer and the Atlanta Hawks forward-centre, who was an All-Star in the previous two NBA seasons.

In 2003, then 18-year-old Vega became the first Dominican to win the Miss Universe crown.

After passing the title on to her successor, the Dominican national.
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Miss Universe 2011: Miss Angola Leila Lopes wins title

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The culmination of Donald Trump's year-long pageant-palooza unfolded Monday (Sept. 12) evening in Sao Paolo, Brazil when Miss Angola Leila Lopes was named Miss Universe 2011. She beat out Miss Ukraine Olesia Stefanko for the title.

Rounding out her royal court are second runner-up Miss Brazil Priscilla Machado, third runner-up Miss Philippines Shamcey Supsup and fourth runner-up Miss China ZiLin Luo.

Lopes, a native of Benguela, Angola, is a business management student in Great Britain where she was also crowned Miss Angola U.K.

Judges of this year's pageant included Brazilian IndyCar driver Helio Castroneves, erstwhile news anchor Connie Chung, Brazilian model Isabela Fontana, actress Vivica Fox, "Real Housewife of Beverly Hills" Adrienne Maloof, Filipina singer Lea Salonga and 2003 Miss Universe (Dominican Republic) Amelia Vega.

The event was co-hosted by NBC's Natalie Morales and Bravo's Andy Cohen.

Relive her crowning moment:
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Miss Universe 2011: See the Contestants in Their Bikinis!

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The Miss Universe pageant goes down tonight in San Paulo, Brazil -- but the contestants got a head start on the swimsuit competition during a bikini show last week! Women representing almost 90 countries from around the world showed off their beach bods during a preview presentation on Thursday, September 8. The lovely ladies will be back in their swimwear tonight for the main event on NBC , judged by a panel including Helio Castroneves , Vivica Fox , Adrienne Maloof and Miss Universe 2003 Amelia Vega . Representing USA will be Alyssa Campanella ( above left ). Do you think she has what it takes to nab the crown? Fyi: The last time America won was way back in 1997. Read more
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Amelia Vega to judge this year's contest - Realbollywood.com News

Amelia Vega to judge this year's contest - Realbollywood.com News
New York, Sep 2 (Ians/Efe) Former Miss Universe Amelia Vega, who in 2003 became the first Dominican to win that title, will be part of the judging panel for the Sep 12 contest for this year's beauty queen in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Vega is going through an important period in her singing career given that her first album - 'Agua dulce' - went on sale last month.

It is getting lots of playing time on the most important radio stations in Latin America and the Us, a situation that has led her to being tapped as a backup singer for stars Chayanne.
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Amelia Vega to release first music album - Realbollywood.com News

Amelia Vega to release first music album - Realbollywood.com News
New York, Aug 3: Former Miss Universe Amelia Vega will be releasing her debut album 'Agua dulce' in August.

Vega does not hide her happiness when she speaks about her musical project, two years in the making, which will hit store shelves Aug 30 and includes various musical genres and even a duet with merengue icon Johnny Ventura.

'I'm very grateful to him. For me it's an honour that he agreed to record with me,' the Dominican beauty said in an interview with Efe.

'Agua dulce', which Vega produced along with Venezuela's Archie Pena, who has worked with the likes.
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