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King Kamehameha V

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King Kamehameha V
King Kamehameha V

Kamehameha V
Born: December 11, 1830
Died: December 11, 1872
Ruled: November 30, 1863 - December 11, 1872
Name: Lot Kapuaiwa
Wife: Never married

When King Kamehameha IV died,his older bother Lot became King Kamehameha V.

He replaced the Hawaiian constitution with one that game him more power, and he improved the balance of trade in Hawaii. He also increased the power of foreigners in Hawaii.

He was so overweight that by the end of his life he could not leave the palace. he never married, but at one time he was engaged to Princess Bernice Pauahi, the last descendent of King Kamehameha I, but she married businessman Charles Bishop instead.

Before King Kamehameha V died, he offered the throne to Princess Bernice Pauahi Bishop, who did not accept it because she did not want to become queen.

King Kamehameha V died on December 11, 1872. He was the last king of the Kamehameha dynasty.

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