Kamehameha the Great

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Hawaiian king who united the islands under his rule (1758-1819)


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There we read: 'King Kamehameha the Great established his royal residence' at this site, and rededicated 'Ahu'ena Heiau, a temple .
Kamehameha Schools was founded by the will of Bernice Pauahi Bishop, great, granddaughter of Kamehameha the Great.
WRESTLING star The Rock played an ancient warrior in the action film The Scorpion King, now he wants to portray Hawaii's most famous warrior- king, Kamehameha the Great.
A sign marks this as the dead end where King Kamehameha the Great trapped and defeated King Kalanikupule in 1790 to gain control of Maui.
In downtown Honolulu, a short stroll on South King Street will take in the Iolani Palace, the Kawaiahao Church, the Mission Houses Museum and the famous statue of Kamehameha the Great.