Traveling Through History

Napoleon Bonaparte/19th century

Napoleon Bonaparte was born in August 15,1769,in a Jaccio on the Mediterranean island of Corsica.He attended school in Mainland France,where he learned the French language.He dicided he wanted to be in the French military academy where he joined the French army.


After being in the army for a while,Napoleon was promoted to general.While Napoleon was general the French envaded Russia where they failed.in 1815 Napoleon was exiled to a remote British island of Saint Helena.Napoleon soon later exscaped the island and went back to France.Napoleon became general again and was caught helping the Frenches enemy ,and was exiled to the island again where he died on May 5,1821.