10 Important Events of Hawaiian History

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In History
  • James Cook

    James Cook
    James Cook from the Great Britain discovered Hawaii.
    It led to the arrival of other Europeans and US ships on the way to China. Hawaii also become a protectorate of Great Britain.
  • James Cook

    James Cook from the Great Britain discovered Hawaii.
    It led to the arrival of other Europeans and US ships on the way to China. Hawaii also become a protectorate of Great Britain.
  • Kamehameha comes to power

    Kamehameha comes to power
    Kamehameha control over all Hawaiian islands. -Independence of Hawaii
    Kamehameha unifies the hawaiians and also introduces the first theatrical performance in Hawaii
  • Christianity

    Christianity
    Protestant missionaries England converted the islanders to Christianity. Spread of christianity, instead of native hawaiian religions.
  • plantation work

    plantation work
    US and European settlers started planting pineapples and sugarcane. It starts to grow into a huge industry. Workers were brought from China, Japan and the Philippines. Which makes Hawaii much more ethnically diverse.
  • Queen Liliuokalani

    Queen Liliuokalani
    Queen Liliuokalani comes to the power replacing the constitution to a monarchy. -first queen and also monarchy, no rights.
  • Overthrow of Hawaii Monarchy

    Overthrow of Hawaii Monarchy
    overthrown is overthrown also with Queen Liliuokalani by the U.S government. From this event the republic of Hawaii is established.
  • Hawaii 50th State of the US

    Hawaii 50th State of the US
    Hawaii becomes a US territory, which brings more tourism, business, hotels and billboards. Later Hawaii becomes the 50th state of the US.
  • Pearl Harbor

     Pearl Harbor
    After the When World War II began in 1939, when the Japanese send bombs on the Pearl Harbor on Oahu on Dec. 7, 1941, the United States declared war on Japan and entered World War II. Those events connected to the World War led to first land-based interisland flights.
  • Qantas-first Hawaiian airline

    Qantas-first Hawaiian airline
    Qantas becomes a first Hawaiian airline. jet service to and from Hawaii begins, increases the air traffic and also tourism.
  • Barack Obama- US president

    Barack Obama- US president
    Hawaii-born Barack Obama is elected President of the United States.