Napoleon Bonaparte … a strange fact about him …

  Many facts there are about Napoléon Bonaparte : about his life, his battles, his death. Here though is the strangest of all facts about him. Napoléon was born on 15/08/1769. He died on 5/5/1821. He had lived for 51 years, 8 months and 21 days. Put those together 51821. And what do you get? 51821, […]

 

Bust of Napoleonin Mailmaison Chateau (cc Marilyn Z. Tomlins)

Many facts there are about Napoléon Bonaparte : about his life, his battles, his death.

Here though is the strangest of all facts about him.

Napoléon was born on 15/08/1769.

He died on 5/5/1821.

He had lived for 51 years, 8 months and 21 days.

Put those together 51821.

And what do you get?

51821, the date of his death in May 1821.

 

 

 

Marilyn Z. Tomlins

2 Responses

2-26-2017 at 22:54:49

Interesting Marilyn. I must have seen that bust when I was at Malmaison 100 years ago, but I don’t remember it. Didn’t realise Napoleon was such a handsome man.

2-27-2017 at 11:49:18

Ha! He was not of course though all portraits, paintings etc of him show him like this.

If you wish not to miss one of my blogs, do subscribe.

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

HOW TO CONTACT ME

Should you wish to contact me you can do so by email: marilyn@marilynztomlins.com