On this day in History 2/26

On this day in history in 1815, Napoleon escaped Elba exile. Having spent 300 days of exile on an island off the coast of Italy, Napoleon Bonaparte escapes. After future conquests fail he will again be exiled, but this time to the remote South Atlantic.

Featured image courtesy of Ignace Brice, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

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Author: Tom M

Curator @ Echoes of History. Lover of History, Travel, Politics, Music, Space and Haunted Locations. 25 years of experience in Music Industry working at MI5 Recordings & Universal Music Group. Preserving history each moment at a time.

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