23 relations: ʻElisiva Fusipala Taukiʻonetuku (1912–1933), George Tupou I, George Tupou V, Haʻapai, John Martin (meteorologist), Kolovai, Muʻa (Tongatapu), Neiafu (Vavaʻu), Nukuʻalofa, Port au Prince (1790 ship), Sālote Tupou III, Seru Epenisa Cakobau, Tāufaʻāhau Tupou IV, Tonga, Tongatapu, Tuʻanuku, Tuʻi Kanokupolu, Tuʻi Tonga, Tupou VI, Tupoumālohi, Vavaʻu, Viliami Tungī Mailefihi, William Mariner (writer).
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ʻElisiva Fusipala Taukiʻonetuku, known as Fusipala, (26 July 1912 – 21 April 1933) was a Princess of Tonga and daughter of King George Tupou II and Queen ʻAnaseini Takipō.
George Tupou I, King of Tonga (4 December 1797 – 18 February 1893) was originally known as Tāufaʻāhau I, or Tupou Maeakafa Ngininginiofolanga in modern spelling (originally Tubou Maeakafa Giniginiofolaga).
George Tupou V (Tongan: Siaosi Tupou, full name: Siaosi Tāufaʻāhau Manumataongo Tukuʻaho Tupou; 4 May 194818 March 2012) was the King of Tonga from the death of his father Tāufaʻāhau Tupou IV in 2006 until his own death six years later.
Haʻapai is a group of islands, islets, reefs and shoals with an area of in the central part of the Kingdom of Tonga, with the Tongatapu group to the south and the Vavaʻu group to the north.
John Martin M.D. (1789–1869) was a British meteorologist and physician, known now for his writing on Tonga.
Kolovai is a village on the Tongan island of Tongatapu.
Mua is a small town in the Hahake (eastern) district on the island of Tongatapu, and it was for centuries the ancient capital of Tonga.
Neiafu is the second-largest town in Tonga with a population of about 6,000.
Nukualofa is the capital of Tonga.
Port au Prince was built in France in 1790.
Sālote Tupou III (born Sālote Mafile‘o Pilolevu; 13 March 1900 – 16 December 1965) was the first Queen regnant and third Monarch of the Kingdom of Tonga from 1918 to her death in 1965.
Ratu Seru Epenisa Cakobau (occasionally spelled Cacobau or phonetically Thakombau) (c.1815 – 1 February 1883) was a Fijian Ratu and warlord (Vunivalu) who united part of Fiji's warring tribes under his leadership, establishing a united Fijian kingdom.
Tāufaʻāhau Tupou IV (4 July 1918 – 10 September 2006), son of Queen Sālote Tupou III and her consort Prince Viliami Tungī Mailefihi, was the king of Tonga from the death of his mother in 1965 until his own death in 2006.
Tonga (Tongan: Puleʻanga Fakatuʻi ʻo Tonga), officially the Kingdom of Tonga, is a Polynesian sovereign state and archipelago comprising 169 islands, of which 36 are inhabited.
Tongatapu is the main island of the Kingdom of Tonga and the location of its capital Nukuokinaalofa.
Tu'anuku is a village on the western part of Vava'u Tonga with a population of approximately 1052 since Aug 2009.
Tuʻi Kanokupolu (chiefs) are a junior rank of the Haʻa Tuʻi (king's lineage) in Tonga.
The Tuʻi Tonga is a line of Tongan kings, which originated in the 10th century with the mythical ʻAhoʻeitu; withdrew from political power in the 15th century by yielding to the Tuʻi Haʻatakalaua; and died out with Laufilitonga in 1865.
Tupou VI (ʻAhoʻeitu ʻUnuakiʻotonga Tukuʻaho; born 12 July 1959) is the King of Tonga.
Tupoumālohi (born sometime in the 18th century, died 1812) was the 16th Tuokinai Kanokupolu of Tonga from the death of his uncle Maokinaafuokinaolimuloa, the 15th Tui Kanokupolu on 22 April 1799, until his own death in 1812.
Vavau is the island group of one large island (ʻUtu Vavaʻu) and 40 smaller ones in Tonga.
Viliami Tungī Mailefihi (1 November 1888 – 20 July 1941) was a Tongan high chieftain and Prince Consort of Queen Sālote Tupou III.
William Charles Mariner (10 September 1791 – 20 October 1853) was an Englishman who lived in Tonga from 29November 1806 to (probably) 8November 1810.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.