1542年5月21日,西班牙探险家埃尔南多·德索托(Hern

1542年5月21日,西班牙探险家埃尔南多·德索托(Hernando De Soto)在密西西比河沿岸搜寻黄金时去世。 他的手下将他的遗体安葬在现在路易斯安那州的密西西比河中,以使印第安人不会得知他的死讯,从而反驳索托的神性主张。
原文:1542 May 21, Spanish explorer Hernando De Soto died while searching for gold along the Mississippi River. His men buried his body in the Mississippi River in what is now Louisiana in order that Indians would not learn of his death, and thus disprove de Soto”s claims of divinity.