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King David Kalakaua
Birth: Nov. 16, 1836
Honolulu
Honolulu County
Hawaii, USA
Death: Jan. 20, 1891
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA

King of Hawaii (1874-1891). Royal prince was elected King by the Hawaii legislature. Brother of Queen Liliuokalani. Husband of Queen Kapiolani. "The Merry Monarch" was a patron of the arts, encouraged the resurgence of Hawaiian dance and customs that had earlier been prohibited by missionaries. Forced to grant U.S. Navy the rights to Pearl Harbor. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Caesar Kaluaiku Kapa'akea (1815 - 1866)
  Analea Keohokalole (1816 - 1869)
 
 Spouse:
  Kapi'olani Napelakapuokaka'e (1834 - 1899)
 
 Siblings:
  James Kaliokalani (1835 - 1852)*
  David Kalakaua (1836 - 1891)
  Lili'uokalani Kamaka‘eha (1838 - 1917)*
  Anna Ka'iulani (1842 - ____)*
   Ka'imina'auao (1844 - 1848)*
  Miriam Kapili Likelike (1851 - 1887)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Royal Mausoleum
Honolulu
Honolulu County
Hawaii, USA
 
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Record added: Jul 15, 2000
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King David Kalakaua
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King David Kalakaua
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King David Kalakaua
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- R I P
 Added: Jan. 20, 2015

- Janis Coleman
 Added: Jan. 20, 2015
Aloha to the "Merry Monarch"!
- LawBaby
 Added: Jan. 20, 2015
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