Julie Kealoha Kalama was born on April 27, 1933, to William & Virginia Kalama.
Kealoha Kalama began her career dancing hula, named “Most Beautiful Dancer” when she was 15 years old.
She was trained by John Pi’ilani Watkins & Joseph Kahaulelio.
She then worked as a singer/musician with Bill Ali’iloa Lincon, Pauline Kekahuna, & Genoa Keawe.
Soon, she was producing her own shows in Waikiki.
Eventually, she became Kumu Hula of Halau of Pohai Kealoha.
Today, we’ll listen to favorite selections from “Kealoha Kalama” from the Territorial Airwaves archives.