Emperor Napoleon III


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Noun1.Emperor Napoleon III - nephew of Napoleon I and emperor of the French from 1852 to 1871 (1808-1873)Emperor Napoleon III - nephew of Napoleon I and emperor of the French from 1852 to 1871 (1808-1873)
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1870: Emperor Napoleon III, nephew of Napoleon Bonaparte, was deposed and the Third Republic declared in France.
1870: Emperor Napoleon III, nephew of Napoleon Bonaparte, was deposed and the Third Republic declared in France following ignominious defeat at the Battle of Sedan in the Franco-Prussian War.
Proof that the gentlemen know their wines: the Giscours is a Third Growth Margaux (Troisiemes Crus) while the Du Tertre is a Fifth Growth (Cinquiemes Crus) in the Bordeaux Wine Official Classification of 1855, a ranking of the most important wines in Bordeaux that, while created in 1855 under the Emperor Napoleon III, is recognized and observed to this day.
1870 - Emperor Napoleon III surrenders at Sedan to encircling German troops.
French newspaper Sud Ouest reported they enjoyed a night at the Hotel du Palais in Biarritz which was once the summer palace of 19th century Emperor Napoleon III and his wife Eugenie de Montijo.
For their stay, the royal family chose a luxury five star hotel, which was home to 19th century emperor Napoleon III, according to a latest report.
Among this most unlikely New Jersey collection, of documents, letters, photographs, sculpture, coins and medals, costume, drawings and paintings, is the portrait of the Emperor Napoleon III in his Study by Ingres's pupil Hippolyte Flandrin.
After the Crimean War, in which Piedmont participated with an army against Russia to win the sympathy of Great Britain and France, fact that brought them a place in the Peace Congress in Paris in 1856, followed the secret meeting in Plombieres from 20 to 21 of July 1858 between the French emperor Napoleon III and the Prime Minister Camillo Benso di Cavour of Piedmont.
Among the items taken was the crown of the King of Siam, presented to Emperor Napoleon III during a visit from the Siamese ambassador, the ministry said.
The ministry said the stolen objects were assembled by Empress Eugenie, the wife of French Emperor Napoleon III, for her Chinese museum in 1863.
McAllen, a historian and writer, relates how France attempted to establish the Second Empire of Mexico in 1861 with an invasion by the French army under Emperor Napoleon III using the pretext of reclaiming unpaid bond debt.