Jean Sadako King

 

 

 

Age: 87

 

Summary: Hawaiian pioneering politician who became the first woman elected lieutenant governor in Hawaii when she had served in the state House of Representatives and Senate before running for lieutenant governor in 1978 and held that office under former governor George Ariyoshi until 1982.

 

 

Cause of Death: Pancreatic cancer

 

Born: December 6, 1925

 

Died: November 24, 2013

 

Location: Honolulu, Hawaii