Bicentenary of the Death of Emperor Napoléon

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On the morning of May 5th, Prince Jean-Christophe Napoléon, the Head of the House of Napoléon, laid a wreath in front of the Tomb of Emperor Napoléon at Les Invalides in Paris, followed by a Mass at the Cathedral of Saint-Louis des Invalides to commemorate the bicentenary of the Death of Emperor Napoleon in exile in St Helena. In the evening, the Prince and Princess Napoléon received President Emmanuel Macron and the First Lady for a ceremony marking the 200th anniversary of Napoléon’s death.

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The Prince and Princess Napoléon were joined by his parents, Prince Charles Napoléon and Princess Beatrice of the Bourbon Two-Sicilies, the Count and Countess of Paris, Princess Maria Pia of Savoy, Prince Guillaume and Princess Sibilla of Luxembourg, Prince Jean of Luxembourg and Countess Dianne de Nassau, Duchess Sophie of Württemberg, and Prince Joachim and Princess Yasmin Murat among a host of Royal and Noble attendees. The Prince and Princess Napoléon (née Countess Olympia von und zu Arco-Zinneberg) got married at Les Invalides in 2019.

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