August 15, 1769 – birth of Napoleon 1st

Napoleon Bonaparte was born on August 15, 1769 in Ajaccio, from the marriage of Charles Bonaparte and Letizia Ramolino. He is the first emperor of the French and a soldier, general in the armies of the First French Republic, commander-in-chief of the Army of Italy and the Army of the East.

Artist: Jacques-Louis David

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