On which island did Napoleon live out his final days?

  • Madeira
  • Elba
  • Saint Helena correct

    Although he was imprisoned on Elba earlier in his life, Napoleon died on Saint Helena in 1821 after his defeat at the Battle of Waterloo. The cause of death was officially given as stomach cancer, though it was rumored that he was poisoned. He was 51 years old. Source: The Telegraph, History.com, The Napoleonic Society

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