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What Happened on June 1, 1215

Historical Events


BattleBattle of Interest

Beijing, under control of Jurchen ruler Emperor Xuanzong of Jin, is captured by the Mongols under Genghis Khan, ending the Battle of Beijing

Great Khan of the Mongol Empire Genghis Khan
Great Khan of the Mongol Empire
Genghis Khan

1215 Highlights

About June 1, 1215

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 805 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini