David Ige

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Birthday
15, 1957
Birthplace
Hawaii
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
15, 1957 (age 61)
Birthplace
Hawaii

About

Democratic politician who was elected as the eighth Governor of Hawaii in 2014. He was elected after serving as a senator representing the state's 16th district for 11 years and is the fourth native of Hawaii to be elected as the state's governor.

Before Fame

He was born and raised in Pearl City, Hawaii. He fought in World War II, where he was awarded the Bronze Star and Purple Heart.

Trivia

He is the first person of Okinawan descent to be elected governor of a U.S. state.

Family Life

He married a woman named Dawn and has children named Amy, Matthew and Lauren.

Associated With

He succeeded Neil Abercrombie as the governor of Hawaii.