Official Portrait of HRM Akahi Nui – King of Hawaii
For the first time in 81 years, since the death of Queen Liliuokalani (November 11, 1917), and the overthrow of the Hawaiian Kingdom (January 16, 1893), Hawaii again, has a Royal Family. February 22, 1998. At the `Iolani Palace in Honolulu, His Royal Majesty (HRM) Akahi Nui, was coronated King of Hawaii.
He has been recognized by the United Nations and the World Court. The Royal Family and their staff, travel on their own, Kingdom of Hawaii, diplomatic passports, and on the strength of these passports, receive visas. He has made or renewed treaties with foreign Nations. He has been invited to meet with European Royalty, despite an almost total news blackout in the United States, continues to be accepted and respected in international circles.