|A painting of Napoléon Bonaparte.|
|A bust of Napoléon Bonaparte.|
Napoléon Bonaparte was a historical figure in Earth history. The Napoléonic Era, a period of history covering the late 18th century and early 19th century, was named after him. (TOS: "The Squire of Gothos"; TNG: "Hide and Q")
Marla McGivers adored men like Napoleon and kept a painting, as well as a bust of him in her quarters aboard the USS Enterprise. When Khan visited her quarters in 2267, he recognized Napoleon among her art collection of "bold men from the past."
A 23rd century analogy made by James T. Kirk regarding the creation of the Augments, a race known their superior ability and ambition, was compared to creating a group of Alexanders and Napoléons. (TOS: "Space Seed")
That same year, when discussing Earth history with McCoy, Spock listed Napoléon with Ramses, Alexander the Great, Caesar, Hitler and Lee Kuan as examples of Earthmen who sought absolute power. (TOS: "Patterns of Force")
In 2268, Fleet Captain Garth of Izar boasted to Kirk, that as "Master of the Universe", he would succeed where others had failed. Napoléon was listed as one of these others, along with Alexander, Caesar, Hitler, Lee Kuan, and Krotus. (TOS: "Whom Gods Destroy")
In 2364, Q transported William T. Riker and several other members of the USS Enterprise-D crew to a barren planet and made them play a game featuring elements from the "Napoléonic Era." (TNG: "Hide and Q")