Famous Mongolian Leaders

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Kublai Khan
(Founder of the Yuan dynasty in Mongolia and China,)
Kublai Khan
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Birthdate: September 23, 1215
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Mongolia
Died: February 18, 1294

Also known as the Emperor Shizu of Yuan, Kublai Khan served as the fifth khagan of the famous Mongol Empire. After the division of the empire, Kublai Khan founded the Yuan dynasty in China and ruled as the first Yuan emperor from 1271 until his death in 1294. Hence, he played an important role in re-creating a militarily powerful China.

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Subutai
(Military Leader)
Subutai
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Birthdate: 1175 AD
Birthplace: Burkhan Khaldun, Mongolia
Died: 1248 AD

The chief military strategist of Genghis Khan and Ögedei Khan, Subutai went down in history for his sophisticated and coordinated movements, which helped him conquer 32 nations and win 65 battles. Born to a blacksmith, Subutai, with his humble birth, proved that meritocracy ruled in the Mongol Empire.

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Hulagu Khan
(Mongol Ruler (1256-65))
Hulagu Khan
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Birthdate: 1217 AD
Birthplace: Mongolia
Died: February 8, 1265
When Mangu Khan ordered Hulagu Khan, grandson of Genghis Khan, to expand the Mongol empire, Hulagu didn’t disappoint him. After capturing north central Iran, he killed Al-Musta'sim, destroyed Baghdad, and conquered Syria, but was subdued by the Egyptians. Surprisingly, it is believed he had converted to Buddhism before death.
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Güyük Khan
(Khagan of the Mongol Empire (1246-48))
Güyük Khan
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Birthdate: March 19, 1206
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Khamag Mongol
Died: April 20, 1248
Güyük Khan was as aggressive in his expansion strategies as his grandfather Genghis Khan, but his premature death prevented any further Mongol invasion of Western Europe. A believer of Nestorianism, a Christian sect, he trusted his Christian advisors and was also known for his conflict with his cousin Batu.
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Batu Khan
(Ruler)
Batu Khan
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Birthdate: 1205 AD
Birthplace: Mongolia
Died: 1255 AD
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Jöchi
(Army Leader)
Jöchi
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Birthdate: 1182 AD
Birthplace: Khamag Mongol
Died: January 31, 1227
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Tolui
(Khagan of the Mongol Empire)
Tolui
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Birthdate: 1192 AD
Birthplace: Mongolia
Died: 1232 AD
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Berke
(Mongolian military commander and ruler of the Golden Horde)
Berke
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Birthdate: 1208 AD
Birthplace: Burkhan Khaldun, Mongolia
Died: 1266 AD
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Khaltmaagiin Battulga
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Birthdate: March 3, 1963
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ulaanbaatar, Mongolian People's Republic
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Horloogiyn Choybalsan
(Political figure)
Horloogiyn Choybalsan
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Birthdate: February 8, 1895
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mongolia
Died: January 26, 1952
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Demchugdongrub
(Military leader)
Demchugdongrub
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Birthdate: February 8, 1902
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sonid Right Banner, China
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Yumjaagiin Tsedenbal
(Prime Minister of Mongolia (1952–74))
Yumjaagiin Tsedenbal
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Birthdate: September 17, 1916
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Davst, Mongolia
Died: April 20, 1991
 13 
Modu Chanyu
(Military officer)
Modu Chanyu
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Birthdate: 0234 BC
Birthplace: Mongolia
Died: 0174 BC
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Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj
(Politician, Writer, Journalist)
Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj
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Birthdate: March 30, 1963
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Zereg, Khovd
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Liu Yunshan
(politician)
Liu Yunshan
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Birthdate: 1947
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tumed Right Banner
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Damdin Sükhbaatar
(Army Leader)
Damdin Sükhbaatar
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Birthdate: February 2, 1893
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Khuree, Qing Empire, Mongolia
Died: February 20, 1923
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Nambaryn Enkhbayar
(Former Prime Minister of Mongolia)
Nambaryn Enkhbayar
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Birthdate: June 1, 1958
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Ulaanbaatar
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Sükhbaataryn Yanjmaa
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Birthdate: February 15, 1893
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Died: May 1, 1962
Jügderdemidiin Gürragchaa
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Birthdate: December 5, 1947
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Gurvanbulag, Mongolia
Dolgorsürengiin Sumyaabazar
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Birthdate: October 7, 1974
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Mongolia
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Anastasia Filatova
(Politician)
Anastasia Filatova
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Birthdate: February 4, 1920
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ryazan, Russia
Died: October 21, 2001
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Sanjaasürengiin Oyuun
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Birthdate: January 18, 1964
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ulan-Bator, Mongolian People's Republic
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Oyungerel Tsedevdamba
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Birthplace: Unknown
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Undraa Agvaanluvsan
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Birthdate: 1973 AD
Birthplace: Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
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Nyam-Osoryn Tuyaa
(Politician)
Nyam-Osoryn Tuyaa
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Birthdate: 1958 AD
Birthplace: Mongolia
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Davaajantsangiin Sarangerel
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Birthdate: 1963 AD
Birthplace: Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
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Khurelbaataryn Bulgantuya
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Birthdate: January 1, 1981
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Mongolia
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Lkhagvyn Tsedevsuren
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Birthdate: 1967 AD
Birthplace: Mongolia, Govi-Altai Province, Mongolia
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Arigböge
(Chief)
Arigböge
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Birthplace: Mongol Empire
Died: 1266 AD
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Aruqtai
(Chief)
Aruqtai
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Birthplace: Mongol Empire
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Lhamsurengiyn Enebish
(Politician)
Lhamsurengiyn Enebish
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Birthdate: 1947 AD
Birthplace: Mogod Sum, Mongolia
Died: September 29, 2001