7. Queen Lili’uokalani
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Today, many Hawaiians continue to celebrate Queen Lili’uokalani as a significant and impactful leader. Why do you think she is viewed so favorably?
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Queen Liliʻuokalani from Hawaii was the last noble ruler of Hawaii. Some time after she was recognized as the Queen of the Hawaiian people, her government was overthrown by the United States and Hawaii was later annexed by the US. This event created heightened cultural exchange between the US and Hawaii.