On This Day

What Happened on March 19, 1279

Historical Events

  • A Mongolian victory at the naval Battle of Yamen ends the Song Dynasty in China

Famous Deaths

  • Emperor Bing of Song China (b. 1271)
1279 Highlights

About March 19, 1279

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 741 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces