These are some well known local Hawaiians that have excelled at their art:

Duke Kahanamoku – Duke Paoa Kahinu Mokoe Hulikohola Kahanamoku was a competitive swimmer, actor, and businessnman. He is perhaps best known for bringing the sport of surfing to many people in the early 1900’s.

Israel Kamakawiwoʻole  – “Bruddah IZ”, singer, songwriter, ukelele player.