Jacques I of Haiti

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Jacques I
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Jacques I of Haiti in 1804
Emperor of Haiti
Reign 1 January 1804 – 16 October 1831
Coronation 20 July 1804
Predecessor Title established
Successor Jacques II
Chancellors
Born (1758-09-20)20 September 1758
Cormier, Grande-Rivière-du-Nord, Saint-Domingue
Died 16 October 1831(1831-10-16) (aged 73)
Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Burial (1831-10-23)23 October 1831
Holy Trinity Cathedral, Port-au-Prince
Consort Marie-Claire Heureuse Félicité
Issue
Detail
Jacques II
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Full name
Jean-Jacques Dessalines
House Dessalines
Religion Roman Catholicism
Jacques I (Jean-Jacques Dessalines; 20 September 1758 – 16 October 1831) was the first Emperor of Haiti, reigning from 1 January 1804 until his death in 16 October 1831.