Napoleon Bonaparte was the Emperor of France from 1804 to 1814, and he was the first major military and political leader to emerge after the French Revolution. Historians describe ...
Napoleon is the most charismatic general in French history, famed for his military successes and (at the same time) for not quite conquering Europe. Starting as a second lieutenant in the French artillery, he rose quickly through the ranks until he staged...
Name at Birth:
August 15, 1769,
May 5, 1821
Napoléon Bonaparte (/nəˈpoʊliən, -ˈpoʊljən/; French: napɔleɔ̃ bɔnapaʁt],
born Napoleone di Buonaparte; 15 August 1769 – 5 May 18...
Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821), also known as Napoleon I, was a French
military leader and emperor who conquered much of Europe in the early 19th ...
Born: 15th August 1769 in Ajaccio, Corsica
Married (Josephine): 9th March 1796 in Paris, France
Married (Marie-Louise): 2nd April 1810 in Paris, France
Died: 5th May 1821 on St. Helena
One of the greatest military commanders and a risk taking gambler; a workaholic gen... More »
Napoleon Bonaparte, the first emperor of France, is regarded as one of the
greatest military leaders in the history of the West. Learn more at Biography.com.
Napoleon Bonaparte was born Napoleon Buonaparte on August 15, 1769, in the
Corsican city of Ajaccio. He was the fourth of eleven children of Carlo ...
Explore the life of Napoleon, the legendary revolutionary general who rose to
build an empire before defeat at Waterloo.
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Napoleon Bonaparte was considered by most the be the savior of the French
Revolution by ending it and putting in place a government that brought equality ...
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France who conquered much of Europe before being defeated and sent into exile