Napoleon Bonaparte

Napoleon Bonaparte

Born: August 15, 1769

Died: May 5, 1821

Nationality: French

Occupation: Leader

Biography: Napoleon Bonaparte was a French military and political leader who rose to prominence during the latter stages of the French Revolution and its associated wars in Europe.

Source/Notes: Variant: "In politics, an absurdity is not a handicap" - In French: "En politique, une absurdité n'est pas un obstacle." As quoted in: L'Opinion, Volume 5, Issue 1 (1912), p. 173. And also in: La Revue bibliographique, Volume 1 (A. Dewit, 1920), p. 351

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