Kublai Khan, born Kublai and also known by the temple name Shizu, was the fifth Khagan of the Mongol Empire, reigning from 1260 to 1294. He was also a general for the Mongolians.

Kublai Khan - Benedict Wong in Marco Polo Season 1 (TV series).

Khutulun, the Wrestler Princess. Interesting Tumblr essay! Rejected Princesses: 12 Female Characters Too Awesome Or Awful For Disney Movies, by Jason Porath, a former DreamWorks artist. For more about Khutulun and image source: http://kellybarnhill.wordpress.com/2012/09/14/butt-kicking-princesses-in-history-khutulun-the-wrestler-princess/

12 Female Characters Too Awesome Or Awful For Disney Movies

The niece of the great Mongol leader, Kubla Khan, Princess Khutulun was described by Marco Polo as the greatest warrior in Khan’s army.

Kublai Khan ( 1215 – 1294) was the grandson of Genghis Khan and became the fifth Great Khan ruling  the Mongol Empire from 1260 until his death. He is also the founder and first emperor of the Yuan  Dynasty (1271 – 1368) that reunited China for the first time since the Tang Dynasty. The first ever Non-  Chinese emperor to rule China, he reigned from Beijing over the world’s greatest empire reaching from  the Pacific to the Black Sea.

In Kublai Khan founded the Bureau of Islamic Astronomy in Peking, which operated alongside the long-established Chinese Astronomical Bureau.

Kublai Khan, Khagan of the Mongol Empire, founder of the Yuan Dynasty Emperor of China.

Kublai Khan, Khagan of the Mongol Empire, founder of the Yuan Dynasty Emperor…

The painting originally depicts Kublai Khan, regardless, I couldnt stand but to cite this guy as Arslan Yabgu, the similarity is staggering

Khublai Khan of Yuan China

MessageToEagle.com – The thirteenth-century Mongolian prince, Kublai Khan, was one of the most powerful people in the history of mankind. Kublai Khan was the grandson of the great Mongol conqueror, Genghis Khan. He is known as the founder of China’s Yuan Dynasty (1271 – 1368). Born in 1215, Kublai was the second son of Toluia and …

Emperor Kublai Khan: One Of The Most Powerful People In Human History

Genghis Khan, in 1207, led the Mongols on the first of many destructive, bloody invasions. Genghis Khan is estimated to have killed several million people. Ganghis Khan never learned how to read, but his success as a ruler resulted from his superior military mobility, strategy and organization. Genghis Kahn's grandson, Kublai Khan, conquered China and moved his capital to the city now known as Beijing in 1271.

The Mongol Empire in 1259

Painting of Kublai Khan on a hunting expedition, by Chinese court artist Liu Guandao, c. 1280.

Kublai Khan on a hunting expedition, painted on a silk handscroll (fragment). This was painted in the year 1280 CE by the Chinese court artist Liu Guandao. Notice how Kublai Khan is wearing distinct Mongolian-style furs over Chinese silk brocades.

Ancient Black China: The Mongols, Zhou, Ainu, Jomon, and Huns

Ancient Black China: The Mongols, Zhou, Ainu, Jomon, and Huns

By the mid 13th century, the Mongols had subjugated north China, Korea, and the…

By the mid century, the Mongols had subjugated north China, Korea, and the…

kublai khan | Who is Kublai Khan? (with pictures)

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Mongolian emperor  Kublai Khan  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kublai_Khan

Kublai khan was a fierce leader that would not let anyone get in his way whether it be man ,woman, or child. He rued the moguls in about

The adventures of the young explorer Marco Polo are chronicled in this drama, which also delves into his relationship with the Mongolian leader Kublai Khan.

The adventures of the young explorer Marco Polo are chronicled in this drama, which also delves into his relationship with the Mongolian leader Kublai Khan.

▶ Benedict Cumberbatch reads 'Kubla Khan'  -This might be the sexiest thing that has ever happened. Anything. The voice. Oh my. @Sarah Chintomby Forshaw

▶ Benedict Cumberbatch reads 'Kubla Khan' - just close your eyes and listen. Let the velvet voice fall over you like soft curtains of pleasure.

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A medieval European illustration of the Mongol princess Khutulun wrestling one of her suitors

Kublai Khan [12 inch Vinyl Single]

Kublai Khan [12 inch Vinyl Single]

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