The Hoose o Bonaparte (originally Buonaparte) was an imperial and royal European dynasty o Italian origin. It was foodit in 1804 bi Napoleon I, the son o Genoese nobleman Carlo Buonaparte. Napoleon was a French military leader who had risen to power during the French Revolution and who in 1804 transformed the First French Republic intae the First French Empire, five year after his coup d'état of November 1799. Napoleon turned the Grande Armée against every major European pouer an dominatit continental Europe through a series of militar victories during the Napoleonic Wars. He installed members o his faimily on the thrones o client states, extending the power o the dynasty.