After being signed to play professionally, Pele became one of the best soccer players in the world.
The pele tower, built to shelter the family from the border raiders, dates from 1340.
Since the Rev. William Ellis and a party of American missionaries first made the volcano known to the civilized ' Among the minqr phenomena of Hawaiian volcanoes are the delicate glassy fibres called Pele's hair by the Hawaiians, which are spun by the wind from the rising and falling drops of liquid lava, and blown over the edge or into the crevices of the crater.
During the later Middle Ages the Pele Tower was developed to resist the almost ceaseless raiding that characterized the Anglo-Scottish frontier.
Pele towers were virtually impregnable stone built tower houses with walls three to four feet thick.