Maurice Edwin Landrieu
Maurice Edwin Landrieu (1930-) was Mayor of New Orleans from 1970 to 1978, as well as holding a variety of other political positions in Louisiana. He is the progenitor of the Democratic Louisiana Landrieu clan which includes his daughter, current U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu and his son, current Lieutenant Governor Mitch Landrieu. He was often called by his nickname "Moon".