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: Paraphrased. Original: "I do not see in religion the mystery of the incarnation so much as the mystery of the social order. It introduces into the thought of heaven an idea of equalization, which saves the rich from being massacred by the poor." - From: "Napoleon: In His Own Words" (1916)

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