Celebrate Pierre Le Moyne d'Iberville'­s Birthday at Ri'chard's­ Cafe, a Day Late

What? You don't know who Pierre Le Moyne d'Iberville was? Well, let me tell ya:

 

Pierre Le Moyne d'Iberville[1] (16 July 1661 – 9 July 1706 [probable])[2][3] was a soldier, ship captain, explorer, colonial administrator, knight of the order of Saint-Louis, adventurer, privateer, trader, and founder of the French colony of Louisiana of New France.[3]

 

Now we've got that straight, while Le Moyne's birthday was, technically, the 16th, Ri'chard's isn't open on Tuesday, so we're going a day late to dig on the Cajun cuisine at Ri'chard's.

This little gem is just a few minutes outside of downtown.

Get a look at the menu here.

 

 

 

  1. ^ a b The name Pierre Le Moyne d'Iberville is pronounced /piːˈɛɪr lə ˈmɔɪn diːbɛərˈviːl/ or /diːbɛərˈvɪl/. The title Sieur is pronounced /ˈsjɜr/. However, residents of the Mississippi Gulf Coast pronounce the city of D'Iberville, Mississippi as /diːˈaɪbərvɪl/.
  2. ^ a b c d "Pierre Le Moyne, Sieur d'Iberville" (biography), Catholic Encyclopedia, 1907, webpage: CathEnc-7614b: gives dates (16 July 1661; d. at Havana, 9 July 1706) and mentions surnames of 6 brothers.
  3. ^ a b c d "Le Moyne d'Iberville", Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online, 2009 (see below: References).

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  • Allan M.

    Viva Le Moyne~

    July 18, 2013

  • Mary

    We forgot the cake! We must forgive ourselves that. But the food was great, the company was wonderful.

    July 17, 2013

    • Rose L.

      Sorry I couldn't make it. Almost an hour from work and didn't get off until later. Glad it was great.

      July 17, 2013

  • Lynne

    I'll be there

    July 17, 2013

  • Jodi M.

    Work is really busy. If I can go, I'll see if there are any openings. I don't want to keep someone else from going. Have fun!!

    July 14, 2013

    • Mary

      We have openings. come on out!

      July 17, 2013

  • Rose L.

    Pulling a "Jodi", this is my busiest week at work so I will wait and see what the RSVP situation is on Wednesday and see if I am able to leave Franklin in time to make Whites Creek by 6:15. Would love to be there. Looks like a great crowd.

    July 14, 2013

    • Mary

      I hope you can make it out!

      July 17, 2013

  • Mary

    Looking forward to seeing you all tonight!

    July 17, 2013

  • Diana S.

    Wednesday nights are bad for me.

    July 15, 2013

  • Mary

    We are confirmed for Wednesday. Can't wait!

    July 14, 2013

  • gail r.

    I can comr in. A day esrly from chattanooga if i know i have a spot in time.i have to be here thur fri and sat

    July 12, 2013

  • Rose L.

    Again, I don't want to hold up the wait list. I will add myself to the bottom of the list and see what happens. But definitely plan to come. I know how things turn over...

    July 11, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Will be in Arizona that day. -- next time.

    1 · July 10, 2013

  • Rose L.

    I don't want to hold up the wait list. I will add myself to the bottom of the list and see what happens. But definitely plan to come. I know how things turn over...

    July 2, 2013

  • Mary

    Jonesing for a shrimp po-boy, allasudden.

    1 · June 14, 2013

  • sherrie

    Is this the cafe on the corner near Fontanel?

    May 27, 2013

    • Mary

      Yes. It looks like the Google map is a bit off, will fix that.

      May 28, 2013

  • Rose L.

    God willing, by then, I will be able to make it. Can't wait to try Ri'chard's - never been.

    2 · May 27, 2013

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