Early life[change | change source]
Honda was born in Honolulu, Hawaii in 1951. She is the son of Japanese American parents. She calls herself Yonsei, which means that she is the great-granddaughter of people born in Japan who immigrated to the US.
References[change | change source]
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, "Hanabusa, Colleen (1951- )"; retrieved 2012-12-2.
- "Ikebana, Strong and Balanced" at HanabusaforHawaii.com; retrieved 2012-12-2.