Help support TMP


"The Roi de Rome, Son of Napoleon" Topic


1 Post

All members in good standing are free to post here. Opinions expressed here are solely those of the posters, and have not been cleared with nor are they endorsed by The Miniatures Page.

For more information, see the TMP FAQ.


Back to the Napoleonic Media Message Board



Areas of Interest

Napoleonic

144 hits since 30 Jan 2019
©1994-2019 Bill Armintrout
Comments or corrections?

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP30 Jan 2019 3:22 p.m. PST

"The Roi de Rome (King of Rome), Napoleon-François-Charles-Joseph Bonaparte, was the first legitimate son of Napoleon Ist, emperor of the French and son of a Corsican noble. His mother was Napoleon's second wife, the young Marie-Louise of Habsburg-Lorraine, daughter of the Emperor of Austria. Napoleon François was in fact Napoleon's first legitimate child since his father's previous marriage to Josephine had been childless, Josephine's children coming from her first marriage. On 20 March, 1811, twelve days short of a year since his parent's civil marriage, a 101-gun salute announced that the imperial couple had had a son (22 blasts would have meant a girl)…."
Main page

link

Amicalement
Armand

Sorry - only verified members can post on the forums.