Mongol Empire.

Events

Ghengis Khan is born.

1162

Genghis Khan was born into the Borjigin tribe under the name Temujin. His whole childhood he was poor and sometimes struggled to survive.

Creation of Mongolian Empire.

1178 - 1206

Mongolian Empire.

1206 - 1370

The Wars Against Western Xia.

1207 - 1210

The Uyghur Turks joined Genghis peacefully.

1209

Pax Mongolia

1221 - 1368

Odegai becomes successor after Genghis Khan's death.

1227

The kuriltai, where the next khan would be elected. Before his death, Genghis had already chosen his son Ogedai as his successor.

War against the Jin Dynasty begins.

1230

Mongols sack Kiev, invade Armenia, Georgia, Hungary and Bulgaria

1237 - 1242

Ogedei dies.

1241

Guyuk is elected Great Khan.

1246

Mongke Khan succeeds as ruler.

1248

Mongols Trade on Silk Road.

1250 - 1350

Mongols invade Vietnam.

1257

Bahgdad is captured.

1258

Mongols invade Syria. Mongke dies.

1259

Kublai becomes the Great Khan.

1264

Mongolian language school founded by Kublai Khan.

1269

Yuan Dynasty established. Paper money issued by Kublai Khan

1271

Japan invaded by Mongols for the first time

1274

Kublai Khan dies. Grandson Oljetiu succeeds him

1294

Mongols win over Mamluks in Syria

1299

Mamluks defeat Mongols

1303

Golden Horde turns to Islam

1315

Ming Dynasty overthrows Yuan Dynasty. End of Mongol Empire.

1368