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Age77 (age at death)
Birthday 24 August, 1890
Birthplace Honolulu, Hawaii, US Territory (now USA)
Died 22 January, 1968
Place of Death Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Nationality American
Occupation Swimming
Claim to Fame Olympic medalist in swimming
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Duke Paoa Kahinu Mokoe Hulikohola Kahanamoku (August 24, 1890 – January 22, 1968) was a Native Hawaiian competition swimmer who popularized the ancient Hawaiian sport of surfing. He was born towards the end of the Kingdom of Hawaii, just before the overthrow, living into statehood as a United States citizen. He was a five-time Olympic medalist in swimming. Duke was also a Scottish Rite Freemason, a law enforcement officer, an actor, a beach volleyball player and a businessman.

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