Napoleon Bonaparte

Memory of the day: Egyptian television begins broadcasting in 1960

Wed, 21 Jul 2021 - 12:37 GMT

On July 21, many important events took place.

Memory of the day: Fleet of French campaign arrives to coast of Alexandria in 1798

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 - 01:08 GMT

On July 1, many important events took place.

Was Napoleon Bonaparte short?

Tue, 15 Jun 2021 - 02:30 GMT

Napoleon Bonaparte is one of the most instantly recognizable icons in the world.

Memory of the day: Egypt’s King Fouad inaugurates Almaza Airport in 1932

Wed, 02 Jun 2021 - 11:23 GMT

On June 2, many important events took place.

Bottle of rare wine dedicated to Napoleon Bonaparte sells for £21K

Wed, 26 May 2021 - 11:26 GMT

Organizers said that a Christie's customer in the United Kingdom bought the bottle, which "is probably one of 12 bottles left in the world."

Memory of the day: Israel withdraws from El-Arish & returns it to Egypt under the Camp David Accords in 1979

Tue, 25 May 2021 - 09:23 GMT

On May 25, many important events took place.

Memory of the day: Syria executes spy Eli Cohen in 1965

Tue, 18 May 2021 - 11:09 GMT

On May 16, many important events took place.

Memory of the day: Death anniversary of Egypt’s legendary musician Mohammed Abdel Wahab in 1991

Tue, 04 May 2021 - 01:03 GMT

On May 4, many important events that changed the world map took place.

Memory of the day:- Crusaders defeated in El-Mansoura, Egypt in 1250

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 01:39 GMT

On April 6, many important events that changed the world map took place.

Jan. 24 marks 221st anniversary of signing El-Arish Agreement

Sun, 24 Jan 2021 - 03:05 GMT

Today marks the 221st anniversary of the signing of El-Arish Agreement between General Kleber and the Ottomans regarding the evacuation of the French from Egypt.

Today marks 219th anniversary of departure of French Campaign in Egypt

Sun, 18 Oct 2020 - 04:01 GMT

Today marks the 219th anniversary of the departure of the French campaign in Egypt led by General Jacques Francois Meno, where he left the Egyptian lands on October 18, 1801.

Universite Francaise d’Egypte removes ad video after Twitter anger over ‘historical fallacies’

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 - 02:24 GMT

In the narration, the man embodying Bonaparte’s character said that the French leader is the one who deciphered Rosetta Stone.

Napoleon's imperial barge on the move again

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 - 09:08 GMT

A barge built secretly for Napoleon Bonaparte in 1810 to inspect his imperial fleet had its crown removed in a delicate museum operation.

Inaccessible island where Napoleon was exiled to be open to tourism

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 - 11:58 GMT

The island of Saint Helena, a minuscule British territory of 122 square kilometres, famous for its historic association with French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte.