Season 9, Episode 4 Hawaii's Last Queen
First Aired: January 27, 1997
Chronicling the life of Hawaii's last queen, Liliuokalani (1838-1917), whose reign ended after American settlers rallied against her attempts to restore the monarchy. Considered: the influence of her American education; her overthrow in 1893. Narrator: Anna Deavere Smith.
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- Premiered: October 4, 1988
- Rating: TV-PG
- Premise: This much-honored PBS documentary series explores American history, one topic or person at a time. Its Peabody Award winners include profiles of FDR and Malcolm X, and such diverse topics as Nixon's 1972 trip to China, the controversy surrounding `Citizen… (more)