Some people defy categorization, like those we placed in the Lagniappe category. Here you can read the life stories of some fascinating individuals, including the first Cajun astronaut (pictured here).
The following individuals were recognized as Living Legends in the Lagniappe category.
*Asterisk after name indicates that the person is deceased.
James Akers * Museum curator, tour guide, and player in the role of Samuel de Champlain.