Tag: Napoléon Bonaparte

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

(1769–1852) Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, FRS Prime Minister of Great Britain The Duke of Wellington in Film: Waterloo 1970 Director: Sergei Bondarchuk Starring: Rod Steiger, Christopher Plummer   Born May 1 1769 Dublin (Ireland) Died September 14 1852 Walmer Castle, Kent (England)

Désirée Clary

(1777–1860) Bernardine Eugénie Désirée Clary Queen Desideria Queen consort of Sweden and Norway (1818–1844) Désirée Clary in Film: Désirée 1954 Director: Henry Koster Cast: Marlon Brando, Jean Simmons   Born November 8 1777 Marseille (France) Died December 17 1860 Stockholm (Sweden) Husband Charles XIV John…

Thomas Picton

(1758–1815) Lieutenant-General Sir Thomas Picton Thomas Picton in Film: Waterloo 1970 Director: Sergei Bondarchuk Starring: Rod Steiger, Christopher Plummer   Born August 24 1758 Haverfordwest (Wales) Died June 18 1815 Waterloo (Belgium)

Louis XVIII (France)

(1755–1824) Louis Stanislas Xavier Louis le Désiré King of France (1814–1824) Louis XVIII in Film: Waterloo 1970 Director: Sergei Bondarchuk Starring: Rod Steiger, Christopher Plummer     See also: • French Monarchs Born November 17 1755 Château de Versailles, Versailles (France) Died September 16 1824…

Napoleon I (France)

(1769–1821) First Consul of the French Republic (1799–1804) Emperor of the French (1804–1815) President of the Italian Republic (1802–1805) King of Italy (1805–1814) Napoleon in Literature: • Shaw, George Bernard (1856-1950): The Man of Destiny (1898) Napoleon in Art: Canova, Antonio (1757-1822) Busto di Napoleone c.1802…

French Monarchs

Philippe II Auguste (1165–1223) King of France (1180–1223) Louis IX (1214–1270) King of France (1226–1270) François I (1494-1547) Count of Angoulême Duke of Valois King of France (1515-1547) Henri IV (1553-1610) Henri le Grand, né Henri de Bourbon King of France (1589-1610)…