Napoleon Bonaparte

The Religious Affiliation of
Napoleon Bonaparte

Religion: Catholic (excommunicated) CBR Scale: S

Name: Napoleon Bonaparte

Other Names: Napoleon I of France

Classification: real/historical person real/historical person  

Publisher(s): DC

Earliest Appearance Listed in This Database: Napoleon and the English Sailor (1908)

Creators: Herbert Darnley, Alf Collins

Number of Appearances: 553

   Comic Book Appearances: 63

   TV, Film Appearances: 485

   Video Game, Computer Game Appearances: 5

Occupation: general, ruler

Nation: France

Birth Place: Ajaccio, Corsica, France

Gender: male

In panel 5 on page 8 of "Genius of the Getaway Gimmicks!" in Batman #170 (Mar. 1965), the story's featured villain is stealing valuable chess sets and thinks: "These sets are worth fortunes! Some are made of gold, some of platinum! Some belonged to historical personages like Napoleon and Bismarck!"

Avengers West Coast #61 depicts an alternative history Earth on which Napoleon won his war. Napoleon successfully invaded Russia in that timeline. The time-traveling villain Immortus wiped out this reality.

This character is in the following 7 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Batman (vol. 1) #170 (Mar. 1965): "Genius of the Getaway Gimmicks!" (mentioned)
Leading Comics #3 (Summer 1942): "The Tyrants of Time!"
Marvel Knights (vol. 1) #15 (Sep. 2001): "The Unreal World" (mentioned)
Marvel Knights 4 #16 (May 2005): "Divine Time, Part 2" (mentioned)
Napoleon and the English Sailor (1908) (lead character)
Superman (vol. 1) #48 (Sep.-Oct. 1947): "Autograph, Please!"
Tales to Astonish (vol. 1) #13 (Nov. 1960): "My Friend is... Not Quite Human!" (cameo)

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