NEWSLETTER SIGNUP

CONNECT WITH WLIW21

  • DONATE

American Masters | Clip | Queen Lili‘uokalani - The First and Last Queen of Hawai‘i

Queen Lili‘uokalani (1838-1917) was the first sovereign queen, and the last monarch of Hawai‘i, who assumed the throne in the midst of a government takeover by American business owners supported by the U.S. military. After being deposed and placed under house arrest, she fought to preserve native Hawaiian rights and traditions.

0:12:14 | AIRED: 7/1/2020 |
Activate Now
Support WLIW21 with a vehicle donation