Mongol History

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Temujin

1200

Temujin sought to unify the Mongols under his leadership. He fought and defeated all of his rivals.

Genghis Khan

1206

Temujin accepts the title of Genghis Klan which means "universal ruler". Therefore he is e ruler of the mongol clans.

Invading Jin Empire

1211

Genghis invades the northern Jin Empire. His first goal was China.

Mongol Control

1225

Once 1225 came Central Asia was under Mongol control. They had destroyed Utrar, Samarkand, and Bukhara.

Death of Genghis Khan

1227

In the year of 1227 Genghis Khan died. He did not die of violence but from illness.

Empire Is Divided

1260

Mongol empire I'd divided into four regions. These are also known as Khanates.

Marco Polo

1275

Marco trailed on the Silk Road with his father and uncle. They then arrived at Kublai Khans court.

Great Khan

1281

In this year Kublai Khan tried to extend his rule. Then the Great Khan sent fleets against Japan.

Death of Kublai Khan

1294

In this year Kublai Khan died. After this the Yuan dynasty began to fade.