17 Biographical Movies |
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Music, of all the liberal arts, has the greatest influence over the passions, and it is to that which the legislator ought to give the greatest encouragement.
Crowned himself Emperor on December 2, 1804. Claims that he seized the crown from Pope Pius VII during the ceremony are false; in fact, the procedure had been agreed upon in advance. After the Imperial regalia had been blessed by the Pope, Napoléon crowned himself, then his wife Joséphine. The ceremony was immortalized in Jacques Louis David
's painting "The Coronation of Napoléon".
The Little Corporal