50states.com: Hawaii http://www.50states.com/hawaii.htm
The site provides a wealth of information about Hawaii. It includes everything from the highest point to county profile to climate.
Things To Do in Hawaii http://www.thingstodo.com/states/HI/index.htm
ThingsToDo.com is an online guide to information about Hawaii's entertainment, recreation, and travel, and includes the state's interesting facts, famous people, and special events.
Use this online magazine to learn more about Hawaiian travels.
Hawaii.com: Your Click-it to Paradise http://www.hawaii.com/
This site is an online resource for Hawaiian information of all kinds, specializing in visiting Hawaii, living in Hawaii, and moving to Hawaii.
FedStats: MapStat: United States: Hawaii http://www.fedstats.gov/qf/states/15000.html
Fast access to statistics from more than 100 federal agencies on "economic and population trends, crime, education, health care, aviation safety, energy use, farm production and more" in Hawaii.
The Hawaiian alphabet has only 12 letters: a, e, h, i, k, l, m, n, o, p, u, w. Follow this link to find your Hawaiian name!
The wettest place on earth is Mount Waialeale on Kauai. It receives an average of 460 inches of rain a year.
Hawaii consists of a chain of 132 islands. Hawaii, Maui, Kahoolawe, Molokai, Lanai, Oahu, Kauai, and Niiahu are the largest. 75% of Hawaii's people live on Oahu.
The southernmost point of any state in the U. S. is Ka Lae (South Point) on the island of Hawaii. However, Rose Atoll in American Samoa, a U.S. territory, and Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station, a U.S. research station in the Antarctic, are much further south.
Hawaii was originally ruled by Polynesian monarchs before it became a republic in 1894.
Some Famous People from this State
Tia Carrere, singer and actress, was born January 2, 1966, in Honolulu. She is most well-known for her role as Wayne's girlfriend in the "Wayne's World" movies.
Hiram L. Fong, the first Chinese-American senator, was born in 1907.
Don Ho, singer
Senator Daniel K. Inouye was not only the first member of the U.S. Congress from Hawaii, but also the first Japanese American to serve in either the House of Representatives or the Senate. He was born in Honolulu in 1924.
Bette Midler, singer and actress, was born December 1, 1945, in Honolulu. She has won a Tony award, 2 Golden Globe awards, a Grammy, and an Oscar nomination.
Barack Obama, 44th President of the United States, the first African-American U.S. President, and the first U.S. President born outside of the 48 contiguous U.S. states.