Kiʻilani Arruda Biography

Kiʻilani Arruda

Quick Facts Of Kiʻilani Arruda

Celebrated Name Kiʻilani Arruda
Age 18 Years
Nick Name Kiʻilani
Birth Name Kiʻilani Arruda
Birth Date 2002-04-13
Gender Female
Profession Beauty Pageant Title Holder
Place Of Birth Kapaa, Hawaii
Birth Nation United States
Nationality American
Ethnicity Multiracial
Race Half-Filipino
Famous For Won the Miss Teen USA 2020.
Siblings 2
Religion Christianity
High School Island School
College / University University of Puget
Marital Status Unmarried
Sexual Orientation Straight
Height Average
Body Build/Type Slim
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black

Ki'ilani Arruda is an American beauty pageant titleholder. She gained national attention after she won Miss Teen USA in 2020. She became the second Hawaiian to win Miss Teen USA. She previously won Miss Hawaii Teen USA in the same year. She advocates for autism awareness as her brother has autism.  

She has over 12.3k followers on her Instagram @kiilani.kauai. 

What is Ki'ilani Arruda Famous For?

  • Won the Miss Teen USA 2020.
  • Won the Miss Hawaii Teen USA 2020.

Ki'ilani Arruda mother

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Where is Ki'ilani Arruda From?

Ki'ilani Arruda was born on 13 April 2002. Her birth place is in Kapaa, Hawaii in the United States. She holds an American nationality. She belongs to white ethnicity and her religion is Christianity. She has Filipino ancestry on her mother's side. The names of her parents are not available at present. She has two younger siblings. Her brother has autism that motivated her to become an advocate for autism awareness.

Ki'ilani Arruda siblings

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Regarding her educational background, she attended Island School in Lihue, where she maintained a GPA of 4.0. She was an athletic student in high school and competed in the school's varsity volleyball, swim, and track and field teams. She graduated from high school in 2020. After graduating from high school, she enrolled at the University of Puget Sound, where she started studying molecular and cellular biology on a pre-medical track, with a minor in Spanish. 

Ki'ilani Arruda Miss Kauai

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Ki'ilani Arruda Miss Teen USA 2020

  • Ki'ilani Arruda first won the Miss Kauai Teen USA in 2019. 
  • Her win at Miss Kauai Teen USA allowed her to competed in Miss Hawaii Teen USA in 2019.
  • However, she did not win the competition. She finished as the second runner-up. With her second runner-up finished, she was selected as Miss Congeniality. 
  • She returned to Miss Hawaii Teen USA in 2020. 
  • This time, she won the Miss Hawaii Teen USA in her second attempt.
  • Her win at Miss Hawaii Teen USA allowed her to represent Hawaii at Miss Teen USA 2020. 
  • The competition was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It was eventually held on 7 November 2020. 
  • Arruda won the Miss Teen USA 2020 ahead of first runner-up Shayla Montogmery of Oregon. 
  • It won't surprise us if she eyes for Miss USA in the coming future. 

Ki'ilani Arruda Miss Teen USA 2020

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Ki'ilani Arruda Boyfriend

Ki'ilani Arruda is not married. She is too young to get married. She is enjoying her teenage. Seems like is not dating anyone either. There are no hints about her being in a relationship with anyone at present. Any updates on her personal life will be updated here. 

Ki'ilani Arruda Height

Ki'ilani Arruda stands at an average American height and has a well-balanced body weight. She has a slim body build. She has maintained her body perfectly well. Her body measurements will be updated soon. Her eye color is brown and her hair color is black. Her sexual orientation is straight.

Ki'ilani Arruda Net Worth

Ki'ilani Arruda has yet to pursue a professional career. She completed her high school in 2020 and is now a freshman at Puget Sound. As she has won one of the popular beauty pageant titles, Miss Teen USA 2020, she is projected to pursue a career in modeling. Her net worth is not available at present. 

Did You Know?

  • She was elected student body president at Island School.
  • Outgoing titleholder Kaleigh Garris crowned her Miss Teen USA 2020.
  • She is the second entrant from Hawaii to win Miss Teen USA.
  • She advocates for autism awareness.