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Uenuku

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Mangaia, Cook islands
Death: Died in Cook islands
Place of Burial: Island of Hawaii, Hawaii, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Rata / Laaka and Kaniowai
Husband of Rangatoro; Kapokuleiula / Kapokuleiula; Takarika and Paimatuhanga
Father of Mā-putu-ki-te-rangi; Māhina-a-te-ata; Ropanui; Inanga-matamea; Rongo-ua-roa and 4 others
Brother of Poumatangatanga
Half brother of Taketake

Managed by: Jason Scott Wills
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About Uenuku

Uenuku - God of the Many coloured filaments of the Heavens ( Rainbow ), High king of Haiiwiki. War-chief. Son of Rata ( Lasa/, 'ata, Lata ) Gifted a statue carved from wood, "Te Poutoko" The bridge between heaven and earth, from his uncle "Tu-tauau" Tu-te-ngangana- Tu-ngawerere. Used to smash the head of the heavens ( Ruler/ Father of Polynesia ) on te maunganui I Hikurangi ( The mountain under the thundering skies (easter islands) leaving 'He toka whakaairo: he Atua, he tangata'. (Most probably the Moai statue(s) in reference to his horrible act )

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Uenuku's Timeline

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Cook islands
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Age 25
Island of Hawaii, Hawaii, USA
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December
Cook islands
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Cook Islands
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