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Category:Louis-Nicolas Davout

Louis-Nicolas d'Avout (May 10, 1770 – June 1, 1823), better known as Davout, 1st Duc d'Auerstaedt, 1st Prince d'Eckmühl, was a Marshal of France during the Napoleonic Era.

Русский: Луи Николя Даву, герцог Ауэрштедтский, князь Экмюльский (1770—1823) — полководец Наполеоновских войн, маршал Империи, генерал-полковник пеших гренадер Императорской гвардии; имел прозвище «железный маршал». Единственный маршал Наполеона, который не проиграл ни одного сражения.

Louis-Nicolas Davout 
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Marshal of France
Date of birth 10 May 1770
Date of death 1 June 1823
Manner of death
  • natural causes
Cause of death
  • tuberculosis
Place of burial
Country of citizenship
Position held
  • maire
  • Minister of War
  • Pair of France
  • Peer of France
Native language
  • Jean-François d'Avout
  • Françoise-Adélaïde Minard de Velars
  • Louis Alexandre Davout
Award received
  • Grand Cross of the Legion of Honour
  • Marshal of the Empire (19 May 1804)
  • Knight of the Royal and Military Order of Saint Louis
  • Marshal of France
  • Knight Grand Cross of the Military Order of Maria Theresa
  • names inscribed under the Arc de Triomphe
  • Godfather promotion of Special Military School of Saint-Cyr
Authority control
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