August 24 Birthday – Duke Kahanamoku, SURFER OF THE CENTURY

Duke Kahanamoku, athlete
Aug. 24, 1890-Jan. 22, 1968

Surfer of the Century by Ellie Crowe, illustrated by Richard Waldrep (Lee & Low, 2007)

The true story of how Hawaiian Duke Kahanamoku became a six-time Olympic medalist and shared his passion for swimming and surfing with the world.

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