Pierre Le Moyne d'Iberville

[[National Library and Archives of Quebec]] '''Pierre Le Moyne d'Iberville''' (16 July 1661 – 9 July 1706 ) was a soldier, ship captain, explorer, colonial administrator, knight of the order of Saint-Louis, adventurer, privateer, trader, member of Compagnies Franches de la Marine and founder of the French colony of La Louisiane of New France. He was born in Montreal of French colonist parents. Provided by Wikipedia