22 February 1926–27 February 2004 (Age 78)
Hikueru, French Polynesia
When Kirianu Metuaaro MARITERAGI was born on 22 February 1926, in Hikueru, French Polynesia, his father, Kirianu Tengahoro Mariteragi, was 17 and his mother, Teriitamatoa Roiti Fareea, was 16. He married Tearepuahiohio OPETA on 29 September 1945, in Ahe, French Polynesia. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 27 February 2004, in Tuamotu, French Polynesia, at the age of 78.