Today marks 28 years of Sushmita Sen’s historic win of the Miss Universe title

On this day, the diva became the first Indian woman to win the Miss Universe title competing against contestants from 77 countries all across the world

In 1994, Sushmita Sen was crowned as the 43rd Miss Universe at the Plenary Hall of the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay, Philippines

Interestingly, in the same year actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan also won the Miss World title

On Saturday, Sushmita celebrated the special occasion by sharing a throwback picture of herself on Twitter.

She captioned the photo, Beautiful is a feeling. Happy 28 years of India winning Miss Universe for the very first time!! Time flies…Beauty remains!!”

Sushmita made India proud when she brought home the coveted Miss Universe title in 1994

She marked her debut in films with ‘Dastak’ in 1996 

In her career spanning decades, the actress has delivered hits like 'Aankhen', 'Biwi No.1', 'Vaastu Shastra', and 'Main Hoon Na' to name a few

She gave a marvelous performance and was praised a lot by the audience for her performance in her OTT debut ‘Aarya’