On This Day

What Happened in November 1221

Historical Events

Victory in Battle

Nov 24 Battle of the Indus: Genghis Khan's Mongol force defeats Shah Jalal ad-Din's army, last battle in Mongolian conquest of Khwarezmian Empire

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 23 Alfonso X 'the Wise', King of Castile & Leon, (1252-84), born in Toledo, Spain (d. 1284)