Modern Hawaiian History Final-Important People

Lorrin Thurston
Head of Reform Party
John L. Stevens
U.S. Minister of Hawaii
Theo H. Davies
Owner of a mercantile & shipping firm
Charles R. Bishop
Opened the first bank in Hawaii
Walter M. Gibson
Founded a bi-weekly newspaper, Ka Nuhou HI
First Kuhina Nui
Queen mother, sacred wife of Kamehameha
John Waihe'e
First Governor of Hawaiian ancestry
Daniel Inouye
AJA hero, lost his arm in WW 2
George Ariyoshi
First Governor of American Japanese ancestry
'Iolani Liholiho
Abolished Kapu System
Revived the hula 'Merry Monarch'/Wrote Hawai'i Pono'i
Died at the age of 21
Father Damien
Fight for shelter for leprosy patients at Kalawao
Part of the outcast in Ancient Hawai'i
Kamehameha I
Pai'ea/Lonely one, united all islands under 1 ruler, ruled under Kapu System & law of the Splintered Paddle
Prince Kuhio
Delegate to Congress, Hawaiian Homes Act
Last ruler of Hawai'i
Sanford B. Dole
President of PG government
Kamehameha III
Kauikeaouli, married his sister, gave us the Great Mahele