People of Hawaii

Tajh Mowry

Tahj Mowry is an American actor and singer. He is known for his role on the show Smart Guy as the main character TJ on The WB, though the show gained later recognition on Disney Channel. Mowry was also cast as the voice of ten-year-old super genius Wade Load on Kim Possible. Biography Tajh Dayton …

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Marcus Mariota

Marcus Mariota is an American football quarterback that plays for the Tennessee Titans. In 2015, he was selected second in the 2015 NFL Draft. He played college football at the University of Oregon from 2012 to 2014. In his 3rd year, he won the prestigious Heisman Trophy awarded to the best college football player of …

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Nicole Kidman

Nicole Kidman is an Australian-American actress, singer and producer. She has received numerous accolades throughout her career, including two Primetime Emmy Awards, five Golden Globe Awards, and an Academy Award from four nominations. In 2006, 2018 and 2019, she was ranked among the world’s highest-paid actresses in 2006, 2018, and 2019. Also, Time magazine named …

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Lauren Graham

Lauren Graham is an American actress and author. She is best known for her roles as Lorelai Gilmore on the television series Gilmore Girls, for which she received nominations for Screen Actors Guild, Golden Globe and Satellite Awards, and as Sarah Braverman on the NBC television drama Parenthood. Just like actor Jason Mamoa, she was …

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Bethany Hamilton

Bethany Hamilton is an American professional surfer. In 2003, she survived a shark attack in which her left arm was bitten off. Ultimately she returned to professional surfing. She wrote about her experience in the 2004 autobiography Soul Surfer: A True Story of Faith, Family, and Fighting to Get Back on the Board. In April …

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Alessa Quizon

Alessa Quizon is an American professional surfer. She is born on January 2, 1994 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Currently she is 27 years old. Biography Alessa Qiuzon first competed in the Qualifying Series circuit in 2012 at the age of 18. That same year, she was invited as a wild card to participate in the Billabong …

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Max Holloway

Max Holloway is an American professional mixed martial artist. He currently competes in the featherweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Read more about Max Holloway here, or find out more about other people of Hawaii. Let’s start with his biography. Biography Jerome Max Keli’i Holloway was born on December 4, 1991 on Honolulu, …

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Bette Midler

Bette Midler is an American singer, actress and comedienne. She has also become known by her informal stage name The Divine Miss M. In her career spanning nearly half a century, she has won multiple film awards and sold more than 30 million albums worldwide. Biography Bette Midler was born on December 1, 1945 in …

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Lois-Ann Yamanaka

Lois-Ann Yamanaka is an American poet and novelist from Hawaii. Many of her literary works are written in Hawaiian Pidgin. Also, some of her writing has dealt with controversial ethnic issues. She has done work that confronts themes of Asian American families and also the local culture of Hawaii. Biography Lois-Ann Yamanaka was born September …

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Manti Te’o

Manti Malietau Louis Teʻo is an American football linebacker who is currently a free agent. Te’o played college football at Notre Dame in South Bend, India. There he was a consensus All-American and received eight national awards. He was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the second round of the 2013 NFL Draft. Biography …

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