Giselle Jeanne-Marie Laronde-West (born October 24, 1963) won the Miss World 1986 contest, representing Trinidad and Tobago. Walking away with the title Miss World 1986, Giselle Laronde West became the first woman from Trinidad and Tobago to be victorious in the Miss World pageant, at just 23 years-old. She became the second woman from that nation to win an international beauty pageant, after Janelle Commissiong Miss Universe 1977 . The pageant was held in London, UK. In that year, the USA was represented by aspiring actress Halle Berry.