Moon Landrieu, Former New Orleans Mayor, passed away at 92

Moon Landrieu who is the two-term mayor of New Orleans who has bought in an era of integration and revitalization of city government in the 1970s and fathered a political dynasty that also includes a mayor and U.S. Senator, died Monday morning, his family told WWL-TV Political Analyst Clancy DuBos. He was 92.

Landrieu was also the patriarch of the political family sometimes called the “Cajun Kennedys.” His nine children with his wife Verna include former New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu, who is presently the White House infrastructure coordinator and who previously served as Louisiana’s lieutenant governor and a state representative.

How Did Moon Landrieu Die?

Moon Landrieu age was 92 years old at the time of his death. He passed away at his home in New Orleans on 5 September 2022.

His precise cause of death has not been confirmed as of now.

Moon Landrieu Age, Family, Early Life

He was born on 23 July 1930 in New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.A. Moon was the son of Joseph Geoffrey Landrieu and Loretta Bechtel.

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He was of German descent, with grandparents who came to Louisiana from Alsace and Prussia.

Moon Landrieu Net Worth? How Much Did he Earn?

Landrieu’s net worth figure is under wraps.

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Moon Landrieu Educational Details

Moon Landrieu enrolled in the Jesuit High School and received a baseball scholarship to Loyola University New Orleans, where he also played college baseball as a pitcher.

He also went to earn a Bachelor of Arts in business administration in the year of 1952 and a Juris Doctor in the year of 1954.

Moon Landrieu Career, What was his profession?

Landrieu was an American lawyer and politician who worked as the 56th Mayor of New Orleans from 1970 to 1978.

A member of the Democratic Party, he has also represented New Orleans’ Twelfth Ward in the Louisiana House of Representatives from 1960 to 1966, served at the New Orleans City Council as a member-at-large from 1966 to 1970, and was the United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development under U.S. President Jimmy Carter for several years.

Moon Landrieu Wife, His Children

In the year of 1954, Landrieu married Verna Satterlee, and they had nine children; among them are former U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu and former Mayor of New Orleans Mitch Landrieu.

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Is he available on any kind of social media platform?

Landrieu seems to be inactive on the social media sites such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook page.

Physical Appearance of Moon Landrieu’s Height, Weight

HeightNot Available
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WeightNot Available
Body typeFit
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Moon Landrieu’s Height, Weight should be knows

Zodiac signLeo
Relationship StatusMarried