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Who is a Cajun person?

Cajuns are the French colonists who settled the Canadian maritime provinces (Nova Scotia and New Brunswick) in the 1600s. The settlers named their region “Acadia,” and were known as “Acadians.”

Is Dustin Poirier a Cajun?

Dustin Poirier was born to an American mother, Jere’ Folley Chiasson, and a French father, Darrell Poirier. The #1-ranked UFC lightweight contender hails from Lafayette, Louisiana, and is of Cajun descent.Jul 12, 2021

Did Dustin Poirier win a belt?

2019. Poirier faced UFC Featherweight Champion Max Holloway for the Interim UFC Lightweight Championship on April 13, 2019, at UFC 236. He won the back-and-forth fight by unanimous decision to earn the title and breaking Holloway’s thirteen fight win-streak.