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Napoleon Bonaparte Napoleon Bonaparte who is also known as the little Corsican was born on August 151769 in Ajaccio Corsica The year before his birth France had bought Corsica from the Italian city-state of Genoa Napoleon was the fourth child and second son of Carlo and Letizia Ramolino Buonaparte later given the French spelling Bonaparte Napoleons parents were members of noble Italian families Carlo Buonaparte was an eloquent lawyer and a prominent citizen of Corsica Napoleons mother was beautiful and strong-willed His family had moved there from Italy in the 16th century His original name was Napoleone He had 7 brothers and sisters His original nationality was Corsican-Italian He also despised the French He thought they were oppressors of his native land His father was a lawyer and was also anti-French One reason Napoleon may have been such a great leader and revolutionary because was he was raised in a family of radicals When Napoleon was nine his father sent him to Brienne a French military government school in Paris While there he was constantly teased by the French students Because of this Napoleon started having dreams of personal glory and triumph From 1784 to 1785 Napoleon attended the Ecole Militaire in Paris It was there that he received his military training He studied to be an artillery man and an officer He finished his training and he joined the French army when he was just 16 years old His father died after that and he had to provide for his entire family Napoleon was stationed in Paris in 1792 After the French monarchy was overthrown in August of that year Napoleon started to make a name for himself and become a well known military leader In 1792 Napoleon was promoted to captain In 1793 he was chosen to direct the artillery against the siege in Toulon Soon after that Toulon fell and Napoleon was promoted to brigadier general Napoleon was
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