7 September 1812 Posted on September 6, 2011 by Staff Battle of Borodino. Napoleon wins a victory over the Russian army of Alexander I near the village of Borodino. Share on Facebook Share Share on TwitterTweet Share on LinkedIn Share Famous Words of Inspiration..."Don't use words too big for the subject. Don't say 'infinitely' when you mean 'very'; otherwise you'll have no word left when you want to talk about something really infinite." C.S. Lewis — Click here for more from C.S. Lewis No related posts.