Summer Bartholomew

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Summer Bartholomew
Bartholomew as Miss USA before the Miss Universe 1975 contest
Robin Summer Bartholomew

Beauty pageant titleholder
TitleMiss California USA 1975
Miss USA 1975
Miss USA 1975 (Winner)
Miss Universe 1975 (2nd runner-up)

Robin Summer Bartholomew (born in Merced, California) is an American actress, tv host and beauty pageant titleholder who won the Miss USA 1975 pageant.

Her first pageant experience came in 1973 when she won the Miss Heineken title. She then won the Miss California USA title in 1975 and went on to win the Miss USA crown. She competed at the Miss Universe 1975 pageant held in El Salvador and placed second-runner up to winner Anne Marie Pohtamo of Finland. Bartholomew also served as a judge for the Miss USA pageant from 1977 to 1982.[1][2][3]

She is also known for her career on game shows. She became the hostess of the game show Sale of the Century in late 1984 after a brief period as hostess/letter turner on Wheel of Fortune in 1982. She appeared in the film Love Is Forever, with Michael Landon and Priscilla Presley.[citation needed]


Sale Of The Century (Game Show) 1984 To 1989 (Series End)


  1. ^ "The Miss California-USA Contest Is Over, but It Wasn't That Pretty". Los Angeles Times. 1986-03-23. Retrieved 2020-04-14.
  2. ^ Bell, Carrie. "What Miss USA Looked Like the Year You Were Born". Reader's Digest. Retrieved 2020-04-14.
  3. ^ Tillett, Hayley (2019-05-01). "Here Are the Miss USA Winner Through the Years". Cosmopolitan. Retrieved 2020-04-14.

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Preceded by
Lee Menning
Sale of the Century co-host
Succeeded by
Rolanda Watts
Temptation (2007-08)