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Rell Sunn

Chronology

1950 Born July 31, in Makaha, Hawaii
1954 Begins surfing
1964 Enters first surfing competition
1975 Co-founds Women's Professional Surfing Association
1976 Establishes Menehune Junior Surfing Championships
1977 Becomes Hawaii's first female lifeguard
1983 Is diagnosed with cancer
1998 Dies in Makaha at age 47

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