Charles Léon

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Charles, Count Léon (1806–1881) was an illegitimate son of Emperor Napoleon of France and Louise Catherine Eléonore Denuelle de la Plaigne (1787–1868).

Charles, Count Léon

Léon’s daughter Charlotte Mesnard, who was interviewed in 1921 at the age of 55, said her father had a striking resemblance to Napoleon. She also said that two of Léon's sons and her own son were killed in the First World War.[1]