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Best known for theme song Tiny Bubbles. He was a Hawaii-based entertainer whose music helped bring his island’s culture to mainstream America.
He married Melva May Kolokea Wong, his high school sweetheart, on November 21, 1951, with whom he had six children. He married Haumea Hebenstreit on September 12, 2006, following Melva May’s 1999 death.
How did Don Ho die?
|Cause of death||Heart Failure|
|Age of death||76 years|
|Birthday||August 13, 1930|
|Death date||April 14, 2007|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
I had no intention of being an entertainer.Don Ho
I think the word for me is survival, not ambition. I’m really a lucky man. I’ve always accepted whatever I was in, whether it was driving a taxi or entertaining. The jet set might not enjoy what I do, but I deal with the average person.Don Ho
You never know what’s going to happen next onstage.Don Ho
My wife knows that I thrive on independence, and whatever girls live with me must know that, too. They must realize I have a certain respect for my wife and love for my children, and my work comes pretty much ahead of all that.Don Ho
I kiss grandmas because they’re clean. I haven’t picked anything up from a grandma yet.Don Ho