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Napoleon Bonaparte (1769 - 1821) as Emperor Napoleon 1 of France reviewing the Grenadiers of the Imperial Guard on 1 June 1811 in Paris, France. An engraving by Augustin Burdet from an original painting by Auguste Raffet. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Napoleon Bonaparte (1769 - 1821) as Emperor Napoleon 1 of France reviewing the Grenadiers of the Imperial Guard on 1 June 1811 in Paris, France. An engraving by Augustin Burdet from an original painting by Auguste Raffet. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

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A portrait of Napoleon Bonaparte (1769 - 1821) as Emperor Napoleon 1 of France on 1 June 1815 in Paris, France. An engraving by Samuel Freeman from a painting by Paul Delaroche. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

A portrait of Napoleon Bonaparte (1769 - 1821) as Emperor Napoleon 1 of France on 1 June 1815 in Paris, France. An engraving by Samuel Freeman from a painting by Paul Delaroche. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

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French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte tries to lead the final assault by his Imperial Guard at the Battle of Waterloo during the Napoleonic War of the Seventh Coalition on 18th June 1815 at Waterloo, Belgium. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte tries to lead the final assault by his Imperial Guard at the Battle of Waterloo during the Napoleonic War of the Seventh Coalition on 18th June 1815 at Waterloo, Belgium. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

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A vintage colour illustration of Napoleon Bonaparte and his staff returning from Soissons after the Battle of Laon in France, circa 1814. (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images)

A vintage colour illustration of Napoleon Bonaparte and his staff returning from Soissons after the Battle of Laon in France, circa 1814.  (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images)

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French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte flees the pursuing allied troops after he is defeated at the Battle of Waterloo during the Napoleonic War of the Seventh Coalition on 18th June 1815 at Waterloo, Belgium. An engraving by Ambrose Warren after original work by John Gilbert (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte flees the pursuing allied troops after he is defeated at the Battle of Waterloo during the Napoleonic War of the Seventh Coalition on 18th June 1815 at Waterloo, Belgium. An engraving by Ambrose Warren after original work by John Gilbert (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)