Full name: Samuel Alapai "Sam" Kahanamoku
Born: November 4, 1902 in Honolulu, Hawaiʻi, United States
Died: April 26, 1966 in Honolulu, Hawaiʻi, United States
Affiliations: Hui Nalu Club, Honolulu (USA)
Country: United States
Related Olympians: Brother of Duke Kahanamoku.
Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)
The younger brother of the Duke, Sam Kahanamoku took the bronze medal in the 1924 Olympics behind quite a pairing-his brother and Johnny Weissmuller. Overshadowed by their great abilities, Sam Kahanamoku was never able to win a major title.
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