Sacagawea Biography

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“Amazing the things you will find when you bother to search for them.”-Sacagawea. Nowadays, when we think famous people we think of Kim Kardashian, Justin Bieber and Lebron James, but what about the famous celebrities who made history? When I got the chance to research a famous deceased individual, I choose Sacagawea. Sacagawea was a very important person in the history of America, in fact without her help Lewis and Clark might have ended up lost on their famous expedition in 1804. Now don’t get me wrong, Lewis and Clark were very smart men, however Sacagawea knew the land very well that Lewis and Clark would be exploring.In addition to helping Lewis and Clark on their expedition,Sacagawea was also a courageous symbol of peace. She was a single woman with the grit of 10, but she was even-tempered and never wanted to harm a soul. I would have to applaud Sacagawea for her girl/woman power as well. On May 21, 1804, Meriwether Lewis and William Clark started their famous expedition, What many people forget, is a significant Like I said in the beginning,…show more content…
Biography.com says “Sacagawea was chosen to accompany them (Lewis and Clark) on their mission. Lewis and Clark believed that her knowledge of the Shoshone language would help them later in their journey.” Because of her assistance in Lewis and Clark’s expedition, I believe Sacagawea should infact be recognized for her actions. One of the reasons why Sacagawea was chosen to join the men on their expedition was because like I said earlier, She was fluent with the Shoshone language, and some other languages. Ask.com says that “Sacagawea changed history in many ways, due to her ability to communicate in different languages and translate the message for Lewis and Clark during the expedition of exploring the new land.” Overall, Sacagawea’s ability to communicate
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