25 Interesting Things You Didn’t Know About Napoleon Bonaparte

Posted by , Updated on May 6, 2014


Did you know that to this day it is illegal to name a pig “Napoleon” in France? These are 25 interesting things you didn’t know about Napoleon Bonaparte.

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His parents and close acquaintences called him by his nickname, Nabulio

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Perhaps not surprisingly, as a child he was very good at math but had aweful social skills and was very domineering

facts about napoleon

It was suggested by his teachers that he join the military

facts about napoleon

It was known that Napoleon had “Ailurophobia”, meaning he was afraid of cats.

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He is famous for his allegedly short stature, however he was about 1.70 m, an average height during those times

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