In 1996, Tom Nuyens from Belgium created history when he won the very first edition of the prestigious Mister World contest. Tom Nuyens was elected Mister World 1996 at the world finale of the contest held on September 20, 1996 in Turkey. He bested candidates from different parts of the world and was elected the most desirable man of 1996. He was 20 years old when he won the Mister World competition. He is the youngest Mister World in the history of the said international contest.
Tom Nuyens belongs to Wommelgem in Belgium. He stands 6 ft. and 3 inches tall and has blonde hair and green-blue eyes. He is a model, actor, entrepreneur and motivational speaker. Tom has returned to Mister World contest on various occasions as a member of the pageant’s judging panel. Here are some more pictures of this very handsome gentleman who created history in the year 1996.