Prince Albert’s Birthday

Today in history — May 20, 1858 — Prince Albert Kamehameha was born, entering the world with much fanfare. A salute of twenty-one guns fired. Children visited Prince Albert with gifts, including a baby carriage and silk flags. People raised flags and put up colorful streamers. It was hoped that the Crown Prince of the Kingdom of Hawaii would continue the Kamehameha dynasty as king.

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Prince Albert Kamehameha


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