1806

Rulers:

• Charles IV, King of Spain (1788-1808)

Joseph Bonaparte, King of Naples and Sicily (1806-1808)

• Napoléon I, Emperor of the French (1804-1815)

• Napoléon I, King of Italy (1805-1814)

Thomas Jefferson, 3rd President of the United States (1801-1809)

Events:

Museo Regionale di Messina established in Messina.

Births:

Browning, Elizabeth Barrett (1806-1861)

Deaths:

• Fragonard, Jean-Honoré (1732-1806)

Restif de la Bretonne, Nicolas Edmé (1734-1806)

Art:

• Canova, Antonio (1757-1822): Letizia Ramolino Bonaparte (1804-07)

• Canova, Antonio (1757-1822): Napoleone come Marte pacificatore (1803-06)

• Canova, Antonio (1757-1822): Paolina Borghese Bonaparte come Venere Vincitrice (1804-08)

• Canova, Antonio (1757-1822): Perseo con la testa della Medusa (1804-06)

• Canova, Antonio (1757-1822): Vittoria Alata (1803-06)

• Goya, Francisco (1746-1828): La maja vestida (1800-07)

Turner, Joseph (1775-1851): Walton bridges (c.1806)