Mariota Tiumalu Tuiasosopo

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Mariota Tuiasosopo
Born 1905
 American Samoa
Died 1957 (aged 51–52)
Nationality  American Samoa
Known for Wrote American Samoan national anthem

Mariota Tiumalu Tuiasosopo (1905-1957) was the author of Amerika Samoa, the national anthem of American Samoa.[1] Mariota's daughter, Seuva’ai Mere Tuiasosopo-Betham, was former associate judge of the high court of American Samoa and former director of the American Samoa Department of Education.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Central Intelligence Agency (1 January 2015). The World Factbook. Masterlab. pp. 88–. ISBN 978-83-7991-213-1. 
  2. ^ https://www.congress.gov/crec/1997/07/28/CREC-1997-07-28-pt1-PgS8204.pdf