Recently, a Russian beauty queen made headlines when she ran off and married a Malaysian king. This Russian beauty didn’t always live the most conservative lifestyle, so the Malaysian king faced some backlash for his decision to marry her. Still, through all of the tabloid rumors and bad press, this loyal wife has stayed true to her man.
For a while, it looked like she had taken back her narrative until something totally unexpected happened. Keep reading to find out more about this fascinating story.
Meet Rihana Oksana Petra
This is Russian beauty queen Rihana Oksana Petra when she was just eight years old. Rhiana is actually a stage name she gave herself later in life. She was named Oksana Voevodina when she was born and she’s the daughter of a Russian orthopedic surgeon.
Rihana was born in Astrakhan, Russia, and she grew up in the Taganrog, Rostov-on-Don region. Rihana’s parents are highly educated and they always encouraged their daughter to do well in school and rely on her intellect over her beauty.