On This Day

What Happened in August 1227

Famous Deaths

  • Aug 1 Shimazu Tadahisa, Japanese warlord (b. 1179)

Person of interestGenghis Khan

Aug 18 Genghis Khan [Tem├╝jin Borjigin], Mongolian warlord who founded the Mongol Empire, dies at around 65

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