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What Happened on February 13, 1258

Historical Events

Abbasid-Era Baghdad

Baghdad, then a city of 1 million, falls to the Mongols as the Abbasid Caliphate is destroyed, tens of thousands slaughtered, ending the Islamic Golden Age

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About February 13, 1258

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 764 years, 3 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius