Napoleon Bonaparte. Last words
Portrait of Napoleon Bonaparte as First Consul, ca. 1803 by Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres (1780–1867). Napoleon Bonaparte (1769 - 1821) was a French military & political leader who rose to prominence during the latter stages of the French Revolution & its associated wars in Europe. As Napoleon I, he was Emperor of the French from 1804 to 1815, the first monarch of France bearing the title emperor since 887.