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What Happened on May 5, 1260

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Kublai Khan, grandson of Genghis Khan, becomes ruler of the Mongol Empire

Mongolian Emperor and Founder of the Yuan Dynasty Kublai Khan
Mongolian Emperor and Founder of the Yuan Dynasty
Kublai Khan

1260 Highlights

About May 5, 1260

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 760 years, 9 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus