Queen Liliuokalani's birthday

Honolulu (HawaiiNewsNow) - Today is Queen Liliuokalani's birthday and to commemorate her special day a gathering will be held at the former school named after her this morning.

The queen was born on this day in 1838.

Former students and administrators will have a ceremony at the Liliuokalani School mural.

There will be hula and performances of songs written by the queen.  She was the Hawaiian Kingdom's last monarch.