Inia Morehu Tauhia Watene Iarahi Waihurihia Te Wiata (10 June 191526 June 1971) was a New Zealand Māori bass-baritone opera singer, film actor, whakairo (carver) and artist.
Korokī Te Rata Mahuta Tāwhiao Pōtatau Te Wherowhero (16 June 1906 - 18 May 1966) was the fifth Māori King.
This is a list of woodcarvers - notable people who are known for their working wood by means of a cutting tool (knife) in one hand or a chisel by two hands or with one hand on a chisel and one hand on a mallet, resulting in a wooden figure or figurine, or in the sculptural ornamentation of a wooden object.
A piri is a Korean woodwind musical instrument.
Toi whakairo (art carving) or just whakairo (carving) is a Māori traditional art of carving in wood, stone or bone.
Wiremu is a masculine given name, the Māori form of William.
The Queen's Birthday Honours 1974 were appointments in many of the Commonwealth realms of Queen Elizabeth II to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of those countries.