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Countries: United States (61%), (12%), United Kingdom (4%)

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1000

Some archaeologists and historians think it was a later wave of immigrants from Tahiti around 1000 CE who introduced a new line of high chiefs, the kapu system, the practice of human sacrifice, and the building of "heiau" add something


1542

Ruy López de Villalobos commanded a fleet of six ships that left Acapulco in 1542 bound for the Philippines with a Spanish sailor named Juan Gaetano aboard as pilot add something


1770

The indigenous Hawaiian population succumbed to foreign diseases, declining from 300,000 in the 1770s, to 60,000 in the 1850s, to 24,000 in 1920 add something


1778

Historical records indicated the earliest Chinese immigrants to Hawaii originated from Guangdong Province; a few sailors arrived in 1778 with Captain Cook's journey and more arrived in 1789 with an American trader, who settled in Hawaii in the late 18th century add something

 

The 1778 arrival of British explorer James Cook was the first documented contact by a European explorer with Hawaii add something


1779

As he prepared for departure after his second visit in 1779, a quarrel ensued as Cook took temple idols and fencing as "firewood", and a minor chief and his men took a ship's boat add something

 

James Cook - Cook returned to Hawaii in 1779.


1780

During the 1780s, and 1790s, chiefs often fought for power add something

 

However, the Constitution of Massachusetts formally changed the "Province of Massachusetts Bay" to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in 1780, and in 1819, the Territory of Arkansaw was created but was later admitted to statehood as the State of Arkansas add something


1789

Chinese workers on Western trading ships settled in Hawaii starting in 1789 add something

 

No precedent for changes to U.S. state names exists since the adoption of the United States Constitution in 1789 add something


1795

After a series of battles that ended in 1795, all inhabited islands were subjugated under a single ruler, who became known as King Kamehameha the Great add something


1800

Hawai'i Sign Language, a sign language for the deaf based on the Hawaiian language, has been in use in the islands since the early 1800s add something

 

It is considered a variant of a more general Polynesian mythology that developed a unique character for several centuries before "circa" 1800 add something


1810

The Kingdom of Hawaii was sovereign from 1810 until 1893 when the monarchy was overthrown by resident American and European capitalists and landholders add something


1819

After Kamehameha II inherited the throne in 1819, American Protestant missionaries to Hawaii converted many Hawaiians to Christianity add something


1820

By 1820, disease, famine and wars between the chiefs killed more than half of the Native Hawaiian population add something

 

In 1820, the first American missionaries arrived to preach Christianity and teach the Hawaiians Western ways add something

 

That form was developed mainly by American Protestant missionaries between 1820 and 1826 add something


1830

It is said that leprosy was introduced by Chinese workers by 1830; as with the other new infectious diseases, it proved damaging to the Hawaiians add something


1834

Hawaiian-language newspapers published from 1834 to 1948 and traditional native speakers of Hawaiian generally omit the marks in their own writing add something


1840

During the reign of King Kamehameha III, Hawai'i turned into a Christian monarchy with the signing of the 1840 Constitution add something

 

Kamehameha III - He enacted the Constitution of 1840, Hawaii's first

 

Kamehameha III - Under his reign Hawaii evolved from an absolute monarchy to a Christian constitutional monarchy with the signing of both the 1840 Constitution and 1852 Constitution


1850

During the 1850s, measles killed a fifth of Hawaii's people add something

 

Kamehameha III - Hawaii became a popular winter destination for frustrated prospectors in the 1850s


1860

Samuel C. Armstrong - In 1860 his father suddenly died, and Armstrong, at age 21, left Hawaii for the United States and attended Williams College in Massachusetts, graduating in 1862


1865

Kamehameha III - In 1865 Kamehameha III was reburied in the Royal Mausoleum of Hawaii known as Mauna Ala.


1866

Missionaries from each major group administered to the leper colony at Kalaupapa on Molokai, which was established in 1866 and operated well into the 20th century add something


1868

On the flanks of the volcanoes, slope instability has generated damaging earthquakes and related tsunamis, particularly in 1868 and 1975 add something

 

The first 153 Japanese immigrants arrived in Hawaii on June 19, 1868 add something


1872

He established the House of Kamehameha, a dynasty that ruled the kingdom until 1872 add something


1874

James Cook - The site where he was killed in Hawaii is marked by a white obelisk, built in 1874, and about of land around it is chained off


1882

Sun Yat-sen - It did, however, help him circumvent the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882, which became applicable when Hawaii was annexed to the United States in 1898


1887

As the 1887 Constitution was signed under threat of violence, it is known as the Bayonet Constitution add something


1888

Ned Williamson - The tour departed on October 20, 1888 to play exhibition games throughout the western United States for a month, before departing to Hawaii


1893

In 1893, Queen Liliuokalani announced plans for a new constitution to proclaim herself an absolute monarch add something

 

Some groups advocate some form of redress from the United States for the 1893 overthrow of Queen Liliuokalani, and for what is described as a prolonged military occupation beginning with the 1898 annexation add something

 

The Hawaiian sovereignty movement views the overthrow of the Kingdom of Hawaii in 1893 as illegal, and views the subsequent annexation of Hawaii by the United States as illegal; the movement seeks some form of greater autonomy for Hawaii, such as free association or independence from the United States add something

 

On January 14, 1893, a group of mostly Euro-American business leaders and residents formed the Committee of Safety to stage a coup d'état against the kingdom and seek annexation by the United States add something


1894

Hawaii was an independent republic from 1894 until August 12, 1898, when it officially became a territory of the United States add something

 

John Grimes Walker - Appointed rear admiral in 1894, he took the White Squadron to Hawaii in 1895 when a coup d'etat posed a threat to American interests

 

After the overthrow, Lawyer Sanford B. Dole, a citizen of Hawaii, became President of the Republic when the Provisional Government of Hawaii ended on July 4, 1894 add something


1896

After William McKinley won the 1896 U.S. presidential election, advocates pressed to annex the Republic of Hawaii add something


1897

"The 1897 Petition Against the Annexation of Hawaii add something

 

After negotiations in June 1897, Secretary of State John Sherman agreed to a treaty of annexation with these representatives of the Republic of Hawaii add something


1898

The Newlands Resolution was passed by the House on June 15, 1898, by 209 votes in favor to 91 against, and by the Senate on July 6, 1898, by a vote of 42 to 21 add something

 

Edward D. Taussig - Spanish-American War - Promoted to the rank of commander on 10 August 1898, his first command was the gunboat , which departed San Francisco on 18 September bound for Hawaii, Guam and duty with the Asiatic Squadron, in the aftermath of the 12 August 1898 Spanish-American War armistice


1899

Almost 13,000 Portuguese migrants had arrived by 1899; they worked on the sugarcane plantations add something

 

Puerto Rican immigration to Hawaii began in 1899, when Puerto Rico's sugar industry was devastated by a hurricane, causing a worldwide shortage of sugar and a huge demand for sugar from Hawaii add something

 

Joseph Taussig - Departing from the West Coast, made stops in Hawaii and Guam in transit to the Western Pacific and arrived in Cavite in November 1899


1900

In 1900, Hawaii was granted self-governance and retained Iolani Palace as the territorial capitol building add something


1901

By 1901, over 5,000 Puerto Ricans were living in Hawaii add something


1903

The first wave arrived between 1903 and 1924; the second wave began in 1965 after President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965, which removed racial and national barriers and resulted in significantly altering the demographic mix in the U.S. add something


1904

Ben Hebard Fuller - From 1904 to 1906, he served at the Naval Station, Honolulu , Territory of Hawaii

 

Sun Yat-sen - In March 1904, while residing in Kula, Maui, Sun Yat-sen obtained a Certificate of Hawaiian Birth, issued by the Territory of Hawaii, stating that "he was born in the Hawaiian Islands on the 24th day of November, A.D. 1870


1907

Jack London - Their time together included numerous trips, including a 1907 cruise on the yacht Snark to Hawaii and Australia


1915

Jack London - Many of London's stories are based on his visits to Hawaii, the last one for 10 months beginning in December 1915


1920

Norman Scott (Medal of Honor) - During the first years of the 1920s, Norman Scott served afloat in destroyers and in the battleship and ashore in Hawaii


1922

Leslie Groves - In November 1922, Groves received his first overseas posting, as a company commander with the 3rd Engineers at the Schofield Barracks in Hawaii


1926

Chesty Puller - He was assigned to the Marine Barracks at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii in July 1926 and in San Diego, California in 1928


1931

The warmest temperature recorded in the state, in Pahala on April 27, 1931, is , making it tied with Alaska as the lowest record high temperature observed in a U.S. state add something


1932

Clarence Darrow - After those final trials, Darrow retired from full-time practice, emerging only occasionally to undertake cases such as the 1932 Massie Trial in Hawaii

 

John Henry Towers - He was among the staff which planned a successful "attack" on Pearl Harbor during the Joint Army-Navy Exercise No. 4 in the Hawaiian Islands in February 1932 an operation which was to be duplicated on a larger scale by the Japanese in December 1941

 

Mary Astor - In May 1932, the Thorpes purchased a yacht and sailed to Hawaii


1933

Clifton Sprague - In 1933 the squadron was moved to Hawaii where Sprague became the first Navy Pilot to fly a thirteen-hour round-trip from Hawaii to Midway Island in February 1934


1939

James Jones (author) - He enlisted in the United States Army in 1939 and served in the 25th Infantry Division 27th Infantry Regiment before and during World War II, first in Hawaii at Schofield Barracks on Oahu, in combat on Guadalcanal at the Battle of Mount Austen, the Galloping Horse, and the Sea Horse, where he was wounded in action


1941

Oahu was the target of a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor by Imperial Japan on December 7, 1941 add something

 

Clifton Sprague - At her homeport in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, "Tangier" was mated with Fleet Patrol Wing Two. "Tangier" was berthed at F-10 on the Northwest side of Ford Island on the morning of December 7, 1941

 

Thomas Hinman Moorer - Serving with Patrol Squadron Twenty-Two at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, when the Japanese Empire attacked on December 7, 1941, his squadron subsequently participated in the 1941-42 Dutch East Indies Campaign in the southwest Pacific, where he flew numerous combat missions


1943

Charles Crane - He was elected to the Territory of Hawaii senate 3rd district in 1943 and 1945

 

Daniel Inouye - In 1943, when the U.S. Army dropped its ban on Japanese-Americans, Inouye curtailed his premedical studies at the University of Hawaii and enlisted in the Army


1944

Ira Hayes - Hayes agreed to serve a second tour of duty, and sailed to Hawaii in September 1944


1945

Michael Strank - After extensive training at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton and in Hawaii, Strank and his men were part of the amphibious landing on Iwo Jima on February 19, 1945, fighting with the 5th Marine Division in the battle to take that island

 

Ted Williams - On August 18, 1945, following the atomic bomb drops on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Williams was sent to Pearl Harbor, Hawaii


1946

Ted Williams - He finished the war in Hawaii, and he was released from active duty on January 12, 1946, but he did remain in the Marine Forces Reserves


1947

The main line was officially abandoned in 1947, although part of it was bought by the U.S. Navy and operated until 1970 add something

 

James Salter - Salter was transferred in September 1947 at Hickam AFB, Hawaii, entered post-graduate studies at Georgetown University in August 1948, receiving his master's degree in January 1950


1950

In the 1950s, the power of the plantation owners was broken by the descendants of immigrant laborers, who were born in Hawaii and were U.S. citizens add something

 

Daniel Inouye - He graduated from the University of Hawaii at Manoa in 1950 with a Bachelor of Arts in political science


1952

Daniel Akaka - Entering college , he earned a bachelor of education in 1952 from the University of Hawaii


1953

Story Musgrave - Musgrave entered the United States Marine Corps in 1953, served as an aviation electrician and instrument technician, and as an aircraft crew chief while completing duty assignments in Korea, Japan and Hawaii, and aboard the carrier "USS Wasp" in the Far East


1955

James Aiona - "'James R. "Duke" Aiona, Jr."' is an American politician who served as the tenth Lieutenant Governor of Hawaii from 2002 to 2010


1959

Daniel Inouye - Inouye has continuously represented Hawaii in the U.S. Congress since it achieved statehood in 1959, serving as Hawaii's first U.S. Representative and later a senator

 

Daniel Inouye - Soon afterward he was elected to the Hawaii Territorial Legislature, of which he was a member until shortly before Hawaii achieved statehood in 1959

 

In March 1959, Congress passed the Hawaii Admission Act, which U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed into law add something

 

Hawaii was admitted as a U.S. state on August 21, 1959 add something

 

Daniel Inouye - He won a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives as Hawaii's first full member, and took office on August 21, 1959, the same date Hawaii became a state; he was re-elected in 1960


1960

Since gaining statehood and participating in its first election in1960, Hawaii has supported Democrats in all but two presidential elections; 1972 and1984, both of which were landslide reelection victories for Republicans Richard Nixon and Ronald Reagan respectively add something


1961

" Selinsgrove, PA: Susquehanna University Press, 1961 add something


1964

In 1964, favorite son candidate senator Hiram Fong of Hawaii sought the Republican presidential nomination, while Patsy Mink ran in the Oregon primary in 1972 add something


1965

Hawaii has hosted the Sony Open in Hawaii golf tournament since 1965, the Tournament of Champions golf tournament since 1999, the Lotte Championship golf tournament since 2012, the Honolulu Marathon since 1973, the Ironman World Championship triathlon race since 1978, the Ultraman triathlon since 1983, the National Football League's Pro Bowl from 1980 to 2016, the 2000 FINA World Open Water Swimming Championships, and the 2008 Pan-Pacific Championship and 2012 Hawaiian Islands Invitational soccer tournaments add something


1967

Nicole Kidman - At the time of Kidman's birth in 1967, her father was a graduate student at the University of Hawaii at Manoa.


1968

Antonio Taguba - Taguba graduated from Leilehua High School in Wahiawa, Hawaii, in 1968


1970

Hawaii hasn't elected a Republican to represent the state in the U.S. Senate since Hiram Fong in 1970; since 1977, both of the state's U.S. Senators have been Democrats add something

 

Mazie Hirono - Upon graduating from high school, Hirono enrolled at the University of Hawaii at Manoa where, in 1970, she received B.A. in psychology.

 

Jimi Hendrix - The American leg of the tour included 30 performances and ended at Honolulu , Hawaii on August 1, 1970


1972

Barack Obama - Obama's mother returned to Hawaii in 1972, remaining there until 1977 when she went back to Indonesia to work as an anthropological field worker.

 

Ashley Bickerton - The family finally settled in Hawaii in 1972.


1973

Elvis Presley - Presley in Aloha From Hawaii, broadcast live via satellite on January 14, 1973.

 

Elvis Presley - In January 1973, Presley performed two benefit concerts for the Kui Lee Cancer Fund in connection with a groundbreaking TV special, Aloha from Hawaii.


1976

Daniel Akaka - Akaka was first elected to the United States House of Representatives in 1976 to represent Hawaii's Second Congressional District

 

Daniel Akaka - He was first elected to the United States House of Representatives in 1976 to represent Hawaii's Second Congressional District, and he served for 13 years


1977

Buffy Sainte-Marie - "Sesame Street" even aired a week of shows from her home in Hawaii in December 1977; where Sainte-Marie and her family were joined by Bob , Maria , Mr. Hooper , Olivia , Big Bird and Oscar


1978

A somewhat divisive political issue arose in 1978 when the Constitution of the State of Hawaii added Hawaiian as a second official state language add something

 

English and Hawaiian are listed as Hawaii's official languages in the state's 1978 constitution, in Article XV, Section 4 add something

 

The Hawaii State Constitutional Convention of 1978 created institutions such as the Office of Hawaiian Affairs to promote indigenous language and culture add something

 

Bob Crane - The production toured for five years, predominantly at dinner theaters from Florida to California to Texas, Hawaii and Arizona in 1978


1980

Mazie Hirono - From 1980 to 1994, Hirono served in the Hawaii House of Representatives, passing more than 120 laws.

 

Mazie Hirono - In 1980, she was elected to Hawaii's 12th House District in a multi-member district with Democrat State Representative David Hagino.


1982

Sarah Palin - Shortly after arriving in Hawaii, Palin transferred to Hawaii Pacific University in Honolulu for a semester in the fall of 1982, and to North Idaho College, a community college in Coeur d'Alene, for the spring and fall semesters of 1983.


1984

Mazie Hirono - After redistricting again in 1984, she ran for the newly redrawn Hawaii's 32nd House District and won.


1986

Susan Sontag - Sontag's mother died of lung cancer in Hawaii in 1986


1988

Elevation adjusted to North American Vertical Datum of 1988 add something


1990

In the 1990s, a group of chefs developed Hawaii regional cuisine as a contemporary fusion cuisine add something

 

James Aiona - He began his legal career at the City and County of Honolulu as a deputy prosecutor, and was appointed to the Hawaii State Judiciary in 1990 as a Family Court judge


1991

Jennifer Wyatt - Her career low round in tournament play is a 66 at the 1991 Orix Hawaiian Ladies Open at Ko Olina Golf Club in Kapolei, Hawaii


1992

Mazie Hirono - In 1992, after redistricting, she ran in the newly redrawn Hawaii's 22nd House District.

 

Khia - In 1992, she moved to Hawaii when the father was stationed there and had her second child while she was living with him, a son named Rashawn.


1993

In 1993, the US Congress passed a joint Apology Resolution regarding the overthrow; it was signed by President Bill Clinton add something

 

The Apology Resolution passed by US Congress in 1993 is cited as a major impetus by the movement for Hawaiian sovereignty add something

 

Fletcher Knebel - He committed suicide after a long bout with cancer, by taking an overdose of sleeping pills in his home in Honolulu , Hawaii, in 1993


1995

Matt Biondi - Biondi married Kirsten Metzger in her home state of Hawaii in 1995


1996

James Aiona - In 1996, Aiona became the first administrative judge and primary architect of the Drug Court Program in Hawaii


1997

Sun Yat-sen - In 1997 the "Dr Sun Yat-sen Hawaii foundation" was formed online as a virtual library


1998

Kelly Slater - The trio released an album in 1998 titled "Songs From the Pipe", a reference to the famous surf spot Pipeline on Oahu, Hawaii


2000

According to data provided by religious establishments, religion in Hawaii in 2000 was distributed as follows: add something

 

In the 2000s, it was found that the large majority of Hawaiian residents opposed the Akaka Bill add something

 

Kevyn Aucoin - Aucoin lived with his partner, Jeremy Antunes, whom he married in an unofficial ceremony in Hawaii in 2000 and thereafter referred to as his husband


2002

Mazie Hirono - Hirono originally wanted to run for Mayor of Honolulu in a potential 2002 special election created by the vacancy of incumbent Mayor Jeremy Harris, who was planning to resign in order to run for Governor of Hawaii.

 

Michelle Wie - In 2002, she won the Hawaii State Open Women's Division by thirteen shots

 

Mary Ann Jackson - Her sister Peaches died just twenty two months before her, on February 23, 2002 at her home in Hawaii


2003

Pacific Buddhist Academy, the second Buddhist high school in the U.S. and first such school in Hawaii, was founded in 2003 add something

 

James Aiona - In 2003, his efforts led to Hawaii's first Drug Control Strategy Summit


2004

Michelle Wie - However for the second consecutive year, she did not receive a sponsor exemption to play in the Sony Open in Hawaii where she had played four years in a row from 2004 through 2007

 

Linda Lingle - Lingle spent much of 2004 campaigning for Republican candidates, both in the Presidential election and the Hawaii state legislature.

 

Michelle Wie - Wie was given a sponsor's exemption to the 2004 Sony Open in Hawaii, becoming the fourth, and youngest, female to play a PGA Tour event

 

Phil Mickelson - He scored a career-low 59 for 18 holes, at the PGA Grand Slam of Golf at Poipu Bay Golf Course in Hawaii, on November 24, 2004


2005

The ACT college placement tests show that in 2005, seniors scored slightly above the national average , but in the widely accepted SAT examinations, Hawaii's college-bound seniors tend to score below the national average in all categories except mathematics add something

 

Don the Beachcomber - In 2005, a full scale Don the Beachcomber restaurant opened at the Royal Kona Resort in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii; and at the Royal Lahaina Resort in Lahaina, Hawaii in 2007

 

Michelle Wie - Wie started her 2005 season by accepting another sponsor's invitation to play on the PGA Tour at the Sony Open in Hawaii, where she again missed the cut

 

This may have unbalanced the results that reported in August 2005 that of 282 schools across the state, 185 failed to reach federal minimum performance standards in mathematics and reading add something


2006

As of 2006, there were a total of eleven P?nana Leo preschools, with locations on five of the islands add something

 

Scott Foley - In 2006, he was engaged to actress Marika Dominczyk; they married in June 2007 in a private ceremony in Hawaii

 

Michelle Wie - In her first two tournaments on the LPGA Tour in early 2006, Wie gained a third place finish in the Fields Open in Hawaii, finishing one stroke off the lead, and finished in a tie for third in the Kraft Nabisco Championship, finishing one stroke behind, again

 

Buffy Sainte-Marie - Sessions for this latest project commenced in 2006 in Sainte-Marie's home studio in Hawaii and in part in France

 

Christopher Moore (author) - As of June 2006, Moore has been living in San Francisco, California, after a few years' residence on the island of Kauai, Hawaii


2007

Michelle Wie - Following Wie's poor performance at the 2007 Sony Open in Hawaii, AP golf writer Doug Ferguson suggested that her nickname be changed from "the Big Wiesy" to a more appropriate moniker, "the Big Queasy

 

John Rodgers (naval officer, World War I) - In 2007, a full-length feature screenplay, "Hawaii Calls", depicting these historic events was created by Rick Helin, a California screenwriter

 

Linda Lingle - In August 2007, the Hawaii Supreme Court invalidated a Lingle appointee's exemption of the Hawaii Superferry from having to undertake an environmental assessment before operating in Hawaii waters.

 

Daniel Dae Kim - On October 25, 2007, Kim was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol in Honolulu, Hawaii

 

The Hawaii Superferry operated between Oahu and Maui between December 2007 and March 2009, with additional routes planned for other islands add something


2008

Honolulu-born Barack Obama, serving as United States Senator from Illinois, was elected the 44th President of the United States on November 4, 2008 and was re-elected for a second term on November 6,_2012 (United_States_Presidential_Election,_2012) add something


2009

Linda Lingle - The ferry suspended all Hawaii service in March 2009, days after the Hawaii Supreme Court struck down Act Two as unconstitutional.

 

Eddie Vedder - In June 2009, Vedder followed his 2008 solo tour with another solo tour composed of fourteen dates focusing on the Eastern United States and Hawaii, which began in Albany, New York , New York at the Palace Theatre and continued through to Honolulu at the Hawaii Theatre

 

Miki Fujimoto - Fujimoto and Shoji married on July 3, 2009 in Hawaii


2010

According to the 2010 United States Census, Hawaii had a population of 1,360,301 add something

 

James Aiona - Aiona announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination for the Hawaii gubernatorial election, 2010 and he was victorious after being widely considered the front runner for his party's nomination

 

Daniel Dae Kim - In February 2010 it was announced that Kim was cast in the CBS reboot "Hawaii Five-0" playing Chin Ho Kelly

 

Han Ji-hye - On September 21, 2010, Han married her boyfriend, a public prosecutor, in a private ceremony in Hawaii


2011

Sun Yat-sen - Sun's US citizen Hawaii birth certificate that show he was not born in the ROC, but instead born in the US was on public display at the American Institute in Taiwan on US Independence day 4 July 2011


2012

Mazie Hirono - She faced former Governor of Hawaii, Republican Linda Lingle, in the general election on November 6, 2012, and won

 

Colleen Hanabusa - On December 17, 2012, after the death of Senator Daniel Inouye of Hawaii, it was announced that Inouye had sent a letter shortly before his death to the Governor of Hawaii, Neil Abercrombie, stating his desire that Hanabusa be appointed to his seat

 

Colleen Hanabusa - On December 17, 2012, the second-longest serving U.S. Senator in history, Daniel Inouye, who had represented the state of Hawaii since it became a state in 1959, died of respiratory complications

 

He was appointed to the office on December 26, 2012, by Governor Neil Abercrombie, following the death of former senator Daniel Inouye add something


2013

Daniel Inouye - On May 23, 2013, Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus announced that the next Arleigh Burke-class destroyers would be named USS Daniel Inouye to honor Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii


2014

It was expected to be one of three states that will not have a non-Hispanic white plurality in 2014; the other two are California and New Mexico add something

 

Mazie Hirono - She was a part of the first completely non-Christian Congressional delegation from the state until the election of Mark Takai in 2014 as Representative of Hawaii's 1st Congressional District

 

Daniel Dae Kim - On May 17, 2014, he served as a speaker at the 2014 University of Hawaii commencement ceremony


2016

Colleen Hanabusa won a special election for the 1st congressional district representing southeastern Oahu, including central Honolulu, on November 8, 2016 to finish the term of Rep. Mark Takai who died July 20, 2016 add something


2017

Linda Lingle - In January 2017, Lingle announced at a Republican gathering that she planned to move back to Hawaii in April 2017

 

On May 30, 2017, the airport was officially renamed as the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport , after U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye add something


2018

Former representative Ed Case was elected in 2018 to the 1st congressional district add something

 

Colleen Hanabusa - She is a member of the Democratic Party and is running for her party's nomination for Governor of Hawaii in 2018, challenging incumbent governor David Ige