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Queen Lydia Liliuokalani (1838)close

The last reigning monarch of the Kingdom of Hawaii, Queen Liliuokalani was born in Honolulu, Hawaii. She ascended the throne in 1891 when her brother, King Kalakaua died; she was dethroned in 1893 when a provisional government was established. She formally renounced her royal claims to the Islands in 1895.

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