Who is Duke Kahanamoku wife?
What is the closest country to California?
Duke Kahanamoku, in full Duke Paoa Kahinu Mokoe Hulikohola Kahanamoku, (born August 26, 1890, near Waikiki, Hawaii [now in the United States]—died January 22, 1968, Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.), Hawaiian surfer and swimmer who won three Olympic gold medals for the United States and who for several years was considered the …
What is Duke Kahanamoku known for?
Duke Kahanamoku/Causa della morte
Kahanamoku died of a heart attack on January 22, 1968, at the age of 77.
Why is Duke considered the father of surfing?
Nadine Alexanders. 1940–1968
Three weeks after the birth, his timing perhaps provoked by dread of a public scandal, Kahanamoku married Nadine Alexander, a Cleveland-born dance teacher at the Royal Hawaiian Hotel.