Naaz Joshi: India's First Transgender International Beauty Queen

Written By

Abirath EV

Naaz Joshi is a name with the meaning conceit. She has brought honour to the nation by becoming the first International transgender beauty queen.

Naaz Joshi was born in New Delhi on Monday, December 31, 1984 (age 38 as of 2022). Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

She was born as a baby boy named Aizya Joshi. Her mother is a Muslim, and her  father was a Hindu Punjabi.She has a brother and a sister

She studied at St. Joseph Academy. She got her MBA in international marketing from the Institute of Management Technology, Hyderabad.

Naaz went from being a Miss United Nations Ambassador in 2016 to three times winning Miss World Diversity.

She is currently the world's only transgender beauty queen who has won pageants against cisgender women.

Naaz married in May 2019. (the name of her husband is not known). She was married for some time and later got divorced

In 2018, she adopted a girl named Manikarnika, and in 2020, she adopted another girl named Sharanaya Joshi.

Naaz Joshi began her career in 2016 after meeting photographer Rishi Taneja, who planned to film a documentary about her life.