Kaye Lani Rae Rafko
Kaye Lani Rae Rafko Wilson (born August 26, 1963) is the winner of the 1988 Miss America Pageant. She is from Monroe, Michigan where a street is now named for her.
On September 19, 1987, Rafko was named as the Miss America 1988, after winning the Miss Michigan pageant of 1987. Rafko has participated in a number of fundraising activities and has been a vocal advocate for nursing and ... more »
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When you're crowned Miss America, they put you up on a pedestal. People really look up to you and they think you're perfect. They think that you have everything that you've ever wanted or dreamed abou...Kaye Lani Rae Rafko (b. c. 1968), U.S. beauty contest winner, Miss America, 1988. As quoted in Miss America, ch. 17, by Ann-Marie Bivans (1991).
''This program has helped me to keep physically healthy and to eat the right foods ... and that's really what the swimsuit competition is about.''Kaye Lani Rae Rafko (b. 1968), U.S. beauty contest winner, Miss America, 1988. As quoted in Miss America, ch. 7, by Ann-Marie Bivans (1991). On th...