Napoleon Bonaparte was a French politician and military leader. He was Emperor of France from 1804 until 1815.
He dominated Europe during The French Revolutionary Wars, winning most of them. He conquered most of Europe, until his final defeat in 1815. He finally surrendered to the British and he spent the last 6 years of his life on the island of Saint Helena. He is the most famous political figure in modern history and his military campaigns are studied at schools worldwide until today.
His Personal Life
He was of Italian descent. He was married twice and he had many children by his mistresses. He died in 1821. In 1840, more than 1 million people from all around Europe gathered in the streets of Paris to witness his remains returning to his country.
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F.A.Q. about Napoleon
When is his birthday?
Napoleon's birthday is on August 15, 1769.
In how many days is his birthday?
Napoléon's birthday is in 41 days
How old was Napoléon when he died?
He was 51 years old.
When did he die?
He died in May 5, 1821.
How old would he be today?
Napoleon would be 252 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Napoléon from?
He was born in Ajaccio, Corsica.