On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 1281

Historical Events

Historic Event

Kublai Khan's second invasion of Japan begins with an attack on Tsushima Island but meets fierce resistance; his troops are forced to withdraw

1281 Highlights

About May 21, 1281

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 740 years, 11 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini