Napoleon Bonaparte’s Last Will and Testament directed that his head be shaved and his hair be distributed among his friends.
Last Wills – Napoleon Bonaparte – Bio
French Military, Political Leader, Emperor
Born August 15, 1769 – Died May 5, 1821
Last Wills – Napoleon Bonaparte – Note
The clause of his Last Will and Testament read as follows:
“Marchand shall preserve my hair, and cause a bracelet to be made of it, with a little gold clasp, to be sent to the Empress Maria Louisa, to my mother, and to each of my brothers, sisters, nephews, nieces, the Cardinal, and one of larger size for my son.”