Ida Ljungqvist Named Playboy Playmate of the Year

Ida LjungqvistIda Ljungqvist, the Tanzanian playmate for March 2009 was named Playboy Playmate of the Year by Hugh Hefner.  She was discovered at a Bebe clothing boutique in Beverly Hills by 2007 Playmate of the Year Sara Jean Underwood.

She made history as the magazine’s 50th woman to hold the title, and the first African to do so.  She is tri-lingual (English, Swedish, and Swahili), and has a degree in fashion design and marketing.