Phyllis George signing autographs at the Miss America 2008 pageant
|First Lady of Kentucky|
December 11, 1979 – December 13, 1983
|Governor||John Y. Brown Jr.|
|Preceded by||Charlann Harting Carroll|
|Succeeded by||Bill Collins|
|Miss America 1971|
Miss Texas 1970
|Preceded by||Pamela Eldred|
|Succeeded by||Laurie Lea Schaefer|
Phyllis Ann George
June 25, 1949
(m. 1977; div. 1978)
John Y. Brown Jr.
(m. 1979; div. 1998)
|Alma mater||University of North Texas|
Texas Christian University
Phyllis Ann George (born June 25, 1949) is an American businesswoman, former sportscaster and former Miss America. She was Miss America 1971. From 1979 to 1983 she was the First Lady of the U.S. state of Kentucky.
In August 1971, George traveled to Vietnam with several other contestants from the Miss America 1971 pageant. George and the other contestants participated in a 22-day United Service Organizations tour for American troops there.
George was born in Denton, Texas.