Hawaii Waterman
Hall of Fame

Aileen Soule

Aileen Soule

Year of Induction:
2011
Sport:
Swimming

Aileen Soule was an Olympic champion diver whose reign spanned eight decades. At the 1920 Olympics, she became the youngest gold medalist at 14 years old. There, she met and befriended Duke Kahanamoku who she kept a close relationship with when she relocated to Hawaii later in life. A humble and welcoming spirit, Aileen brought passion and kindness to the water. She exemplified what it means to live pono. Aileen passed away in 2002 at the age of 96.

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