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What Happened on December 18, 1271

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Kublai Khan renames his empire "Yuan" (元 yuán), marking the start of the Yuan Dynasty of China

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

1271 Highlights

About December 18, 1271

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 749 years, 2 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius