Add this shop to my favorites. 20 francs Napoleon III launder head. Napoleon III (Louis Napoleon Bonaparte) was President of the French Republic from 1848 to 1852 and then Emperor of the French from 1852 to 1870. Neveu de Napoleon I, he arises Prince of Holland in 1808. In adulthood, after several attempts to Coup d'etat (Boulogne, Strasbourg), he manages to be elected President of the Republic by universal suffrage in 1848.
His coup of December 2, 1852 terminates the Second Republic. He then establishes a new empire. Its policy is to restore the greatness of France, which displeases the Kingdom of Prussia. The end of his reign occurs at the end of the Battle of Sedan during the Franco-Prussian war of 1870. Napoleon III will then have to exile in Great Britain where he died three years later, in 1873.Reign / Country: France Facial value: 20 francs Year: 1869 Workshop: A Quality: TTB Ref Library: f. The item \The seller is \This article can be shipped to the following countries: America, Europe, Asia, Australia.