Did you know Genghis Khan's real name is Temujin?! But he had a difficult childhood-he lost his father early, his whole family was dismissed from the received place and they had liveв in poverty. Temujin, as the son of a leader, craved power. At first, he needed support, and he turned to the Khan of kereits-Togoril. He was the Yesugei`s brother (Genghis Khan's father) and accept to team up with Him. Therefore the story was began which led Temujin to the title of Genghis Khan. The first serious battle of the young commander happened against the Merkit tribe and he won. Genghis Khan won many victories on the battlefield. Temujin gave the title of Great Khan over all the Mongol tribes and accepted the well-known name Genghis, which translates as "Lord of the boundless in the sea" In 1206. It was obvious that his role in the history of the Mongol steppes was great, as was his army, and no one else decided to challenge him. If before the Mongol nationality was always associated with the conflict and blood loss, but now-with unity and power. Genghis Khan wanted to leave behind itself a worthy heritage is not how only as a conqueror, but also as a wise ruler. In the period from 1207 to 1211, his army obeyed to the great ruler almost all the peoples of Siberia and forced them to pay toll to Genghis Khan. He invaded to the Chinese country of Jin, establishing authority over the local province of Liaodong in 1213. The cause of death of Genghis Khan was called different: fell from a horse, suddenly fell ill, could not adapt to the hard climate of another country. The grave of the great conqueror is still unknown where.
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