August 15, 1769 - On the island of Corsica in Ajaccio, the family lawyer Carlo Buonaparte and Leticia Ramolino second son was born, named Napoleon
1779 - Admission to study at public expense at the Military Academy at Brienne.
1784-1785 years - Studied at the Military School of Paris. After that - service in the garrisons Walesa and Oxon as a junior artillery officer.
1791 - Receiving the rank of lieutenant.
1793 - Organization of the successful siege of Toulon, in revolt against the Revolution. Getting to this siege rank of brigadier general.
February 1794 - Appointment of artillery commander of the Italian Army.
August 1794 - The arrest since the coup of 9 Thermidor connection with Robespierre and the subsequent (14 days) release. Almost the annual period of disgrace and extreme poverty.
August 1795 - Enrollment as general of artillery in the topographical department of the Committee of Public Safety.
October 4 (13 Vendemiaire) 1795 - Active participation in the defeat of the royalist uprising in Paris.
February 23, 1796 - Appointment of Chief of the Italian Army.
March 1796 - Marriage to Josephine de Beauharnais.
1798-1799 years - holding Egyptian campaign and the campaign against Syria.
9 November (18 Brumaire), 1799 - Organization of a military coup, in which Napoleon
received the title "consul" and is part of the seizure of power "consular triumvirate, and then appointed" First Consul ".
June 14, 1800 - The defeat of the Austrian army at Marengo (Northern Italy).
May 18, 1804 - Proclamation of the French empire.
December 2, 1804 - the anointing ceremony of Napoleon
on the Imperial throne of Pope Pius VII.
October 1805 - The defeat of the Austrian army at Ulm (Bavaria).
December 2, 1805 - Destruction of Russian-Austrian army at Austerlitz (120 km north of Vienna).
October 14, 1806 - The defeat of the Prussian army at Jena.
February 1807 - The battle between the French and Russian armies at Eylau, where the winners were.
June 1807 - French victory over the Russian army at Friedland (East Prussia).
July 8, 1807 - Conclusion of the Peace of Tilsit with Russia.
1808 - Conquest of Spain.
July 1809 - The defeat of the Austrian army at Wagram (Austria).
March 1810 - Marriage with the Austrian Archduchess Marie-Louise.
June 1812 - Beginning of war with Russia.
September 7, 1812 - The Battle of Borodino, yet to bear any of the parties a clear victory.
September 15, 1812 - Entry of Napoleon
in the Kremlin.
October 19, 1812 - Beginning of the Grand Army of Napoleon
's retreat from Moscow along the Kaluga road.
26-27 November 1812 - Crossing the Berezina.
December 6, 1812 - Napoleon
secretly left the army.
December 18, 1812 - The arrival of Napoleon
January-August 1813 - Conducting a successful campaign against the allied forces. Victory at Lutzen, Bautzen and Dresden.
16-19 October 1813 - The defeat at Leipzig in the "Battle of the Nations.
January-March 1814 - Victory over the allied forces at Brienne, Monmirayle, Chateau-Thierry, Montero and others.
March 30, 1814 - The defeat at Paris and the surrender of the city.
April 11, 1814 - The first abdication of Napoleon
May 5, 1814 - Arriving at the place of exile, the island of Elba in the Mediterranean Sea.
February 1815 - The flight of Napoleon
March 20, 1815 - Entry into Paris, the beginning of "100 days" rule.
June 18, 1815 - The defeat in the battle with the troops antinapoleonovskoy
coalition at Waterloo (Belgium).
July 15, 1815 - Delivery of Napoleon
captured the British at Rochefort.
October 15, 1815 - Arrival of Napoleon
at St. Helena in the South Atlantic Ocean
. May 5, 1821 - The death of the former French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte
on St Helena.
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