1987 – Born Zuleyka Jerrís Rivera Mendoza on the 3rd of October in Cayey, Puerto Rico. She is the reining Miss Universe 2006.
2006 – Rivera represented Puerto Rico in the Miss Universe pageant which from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
– Outgoing titleholder Natalie Glebova of Canada crowned her Miss Universe.
2007 – Traveled to the Czech Republic, Russia, Turkey, France, Greece, Kazakhstan, India, Thailand, and Brazil.
– Appeared at Wrestle mania 23 along with Miss USA 2007 Rachel Smith and Miss Teen USA 2006 Katie Blair.