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Hawaii celebrates 174th anniversary of King Kalakaua's birth

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A grand celebration was held Tuesday for the 174th anniversary of the birth of King Kalakaua.

Dozens of people attended the festivities at the Royal Mausoleum in Nuuanu.

The program featured songs, chants and prayers in the king's memory.

The event was sponsored by the group Mamakakaua, daughters and sons of Hawaiian warriors.

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