Crowned as Miss World in the year 1999 in London, Yukta Mookhey is an Indian model and actress. She was 22 years old, when she won the competition. Yukta was born on 7 October 1977. She was the 49th Miss World. On completing her supremacy as Miss World, Yukta handed over her crown to Miss World 2000 Priyanka Chopra . Yukta is also the winner of the title Femina Miss India 1999.