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What Happened on May 31, 1223

Historical Events


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Mongol invasion of the Cumans: Battle of the Kalka River - Mongol armies of Genghis Khan lead by Subutai defeat Kievan Rus and Cumans

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

1223 Highlights

About May 31, 1223

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 797 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini