when france joined forces with the american revolutionaries, marie antoinette showed her support by wearing a pouf a la belle poule; an intricate hairdo displaying a french frigate that won a key victory against the british in june 1778
Jean-Joseph Ange d'Hautpoul May 1754 – 14 February was a French cavalry general of the Napoleonic wars. He came from an old noble family of France whose military tradition extended for several centuries.
The opening of Napoleon’s casket on St. Helena in October 1840, by Nicolas-Eustache Maurin. Napoleon's body was perfectly preserved.