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Samuel Pailthorpe KING

American Samuel Pailthorpe KING

American lawyer and judge

Source :  Tim DOWLING

Born: on April 13, 1916 in Hankow, China
Died: on December 07, 2010 in Honolulu, Hawaii


Biography

King was born in Hankow, China while his father was in the United States Navy. His grandfather was ship captain and politician James A. King (1832–1899). He lost his left eye as a child of about six. After the family returned to Hawaii, he attended and graduated from Punahou School. His mother was part Native Hawaiian Pauline Nawahineokalai Evans. His father Samuel Wilder King (1886–1959), also part native Hawaiian, later became the delegate to US Congress of the Territory of Hawaii, and then Governor. He attended Yale University where he received a B.S. in 1937 and Yale Law School, where he graduated with a LL.B. in 1940.

Source :  http://www.wikipedia.org/

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- Category Lawyer, Magistrate, American politician