Napoléon Bonaparte was a French military and political leader. He rose to prominence during the French Revolution and led several successful campaigns during the Revolutionary Wars. As Napoleon I, he was Emperor of the French from 1804 until 1814, and again in 1815. Napoleon dominated European and global affairs for more than a decade while leading France against a... Wikipedia

  • Successor:  Louis XVIII as king of France
  • Successor:  Napoleon II (disputed)
  • Coronation:  26 May 1805, Milan Cathedral
  • Co-Consuls:  Jean Jacques Régis, Charles-François Lebrun
  • Born:  Napoleone Bonaparte, August 15, 1769, Ajaccio, Corsica, Kingdom of France
  • Died:  May 5, 1821, Longwood, Saint Helena 64px
  • Burial:  15 December 1840, Les Invalides, Paris, France
  • Issue, Detail:  Napoleon II
  • House:  Bonaparte
  • Father:  Carlo Buonaparte
  • Mother:  Letizia Ramolino
  • Religion:  Roman Catholicism, See details
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo