Thursday, June 05, 2008

Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne, Sieur de Bienville

Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne, Sieur de Bienville was a colonizer, born in Montreal, Quebec and repeated governor of French Louisiana, appointed 4 separate times during 1701-1743. Most importantly, Bienville was the co-founder of the city of Mobile, Alabama (1702) and the founding father of New Orleans, Louisiana (1718).

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