Sacajawea. Stolen, held captive, sold, eventually reunited the Shoshone Indians. She was an interpreter and guide for Lewis and Clark in 1805-1806 with her husband Toussaint Charbonneau. She navigated carrying her son, Jean Baptiste, on her back. She traveled thousands of miles from the Dakotas the Pacific Ocean. The explorers, said she was cheerful, never complained, and proved to be invaluable. She served as an advisor, caretaker, and is legendary for her perseverance and resourcefulness.
Un día como hoy, 31 de octubre, nació Jean-Baptiste Illinois Jacquet (31 de octubre de 1922 - 22 de julio de 2004), saxofonista de jazz estadounidense. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Illinois_Jacquet http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Illinois_Jacquet http://www.apoloybaco.com/illinoisjacquetbiografia.htm