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What Happened on July 29, 1279

Historical Events


Historic PublicationLetter from Kublai Khan to the Japanese Emperor

Five emissaries dispatched by Kublai Khan from the Mongol Yuan dynasty are beheaded by Japan

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A 1266 letter from Kublai Khan to the Japanese emperor threatening use of force
A 1266 letter from Kublai Khan to the Japanese emperor threatening use of force
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1279 Highlights

About July 29, 1279

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 741 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo