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Who is Ögedei Khan?
ögedei Khan a.k.a. Ögedei Khan, born Ögedei, was the third son of Genghis Khan and second Great Khan of the Mongol Empire, succeeding his father. He continued the expansion of the empire that his father had begun, and was a world figure when the Mongol Empire reached its farthest extent west and south during the invasions of Europe and Asia. Like all of Genghis' primary sons, he participated extensively in conquests in China, Iran, and Central Asia. He was given the temple name of Taizong later by his nephew Kublai Khan, who founded the Yuan Dynasty.
- also known as Ogedei Khan, Ogodei
- born in (830 years ago), child of Börte and Genghis Khan
- ethnicity: Mongols
- Marriage with Töregene Khatun since
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- died on (774 years ago) in Mongolia
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