Ilkhanate Timeline

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  • 1251 CE - 1259 CE
    Reign of Mongke Khan, ruler of the Mongol Empire.
  • 1253 CE - 1260 CE
    A Mongol army led by Hulegu invades Persia and the Middle East.
  • 1256 CE
    The Mongols defeat the Ismailis (aka the Assassins) in Persia.
  • 1258 CE
    The Mongols conquer the Abbasid Caliphate. During this campaign there is the infamous sacking of Baghdad and murder of the caliph.
  • Dec 1259 CE
    The Mongols besiege and capture Aleppo in Syria.
  • 1260 CE - 1264 CE
    Kublai Khan fights a civil war with his brother Ariq Boke for control of the Mongol Empire.
  • 1260 CE - 1265 CE
    Hulegu rules the Ilkhanate.
  • 1260 CE - 1335 CE
    The Mongol Ilkhanate rules in Iran and neighbouring territories.
  • 1262 CE
    Golden Horde forces under Nogai defeat the Ilkhanate at the Battle of Terek.
  • 1265 CE - 1282 CE
    Abaqa rules the Ilkhanate.
  • 1270 CE
    Abaqa, ruler of the Ilkhanate, defeats Baraq, ruler of the Chagatai Khanate, at the battle of Herat.
  • 1271 CE
    The Ilkhanate signs a trade agreement with Venice.
  • 1273 CE
    Abaqa, ruler of the Ilkhanate, sacks the city of Bukhara in the Chagatai Khanate.
  • 1277 CE
    The Ilkhanate defeats a Mamluk army in Lesser Armenia.
  • 1282 CE - 1284 CE
    Ahmad Teguder rules the Ilkhanate.
  • 1284 CE - 1291 CE
    Arghun rules the Ilkhanate.
  • Dec 1288 CE
    The Ilkhanate agrees a trade deal with Genoa.
  • 1291 CE - 1295 CE
    Gaikhatu rules the Ilkhanate.
  • 1295 CE
    Baidu rules the Ilkhanate.
  • 1295 CE - 1304 CE
    Ghazan rules the Ilkhanate.
  • 1295 CE
    Ghazan, ruler of the Ilkhanate, converts to Islam.
  • Nov 1299 CE
    The Ilkhanate briefly captures Mamluk-controlled Aleppo and Damascus.
  • 1303 CE
    The Mamluks defeat an Ilkhanate army in Syria at Marj al-Suffar.
  • 1304 CE - 1316 CE
    Oljeitu rules the Ilkhanate.
  • 1316 CE - 1335 CE
    Abu Said rules the Ilkhanate.
  • 1322 CE
    The Ilkhanate and Mamluk Sultanate sign a peace treaty.
  • 1335 CE
    The Ilkhanate disintegrates into smaller states following dynastic disputes.

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1251 CE - 1259 CE: Reign of Mongke Khan, ruler of the Mongol Empire.
 
 
1253 CE - 1260 CE: A Mongol army led by Hulegu invades Persia and the Middle East.
 
 
1256 CE: The Mongols defeat the Ismailis (aka the Assassins) in Persia.
 
 
1258 CE: The Mongols conquer the Abbasid Caliphate. During this campaign there is the infamous sacking of Baghdad and murder of the caliph.
 
 
1259 CE: The Mongols besiege and capture Aleppo in Syria.
 
 
1260 CE - 1264 CE: Kublai Khan fights a civil war with his brother Ariq Boke for control of the Mongol Empire.
 
 
1260 CE - 1265 CE: Hulegu rules the Ilkhanate.
 
1260 CE - 1335 CE: The Mongol Ilkhanate rules in Iran and neighbouring territories.
 
1262 CE: Golden Horde forces under Nogai defeat the Ilkhanate at the Battle of Terek.
 
 
1265 CE - 1282 CE: Abaqa rules the Ilkhanate.
 
 
1270 CE: Abaqa, ruler of the Ilkhanate, defeats Baraq, ruler of the Chagatai Khanate, at the battle of Herat.
 
 
1271 CE: The Ilkhanate signs a trade agreement with Venice.
 
 
1273 CE: Abaqa, ruler of the Ilkhanate, sacks the city of Bukhara in the Chagatai Khanate.
 
 
1277 CE: The Ilkhanate defeats a Mamluk army in Lesser Armenia.
 
 
1282 CE - 1284 CE: Ahmad Teguder rules the Ilkhanate.
 
 
1284 CE - 1291 CE: Arghun rules the Ilkhanate.
 
 
1288 CE: The Ilkhanate agrees a trade deal with Genoa.
 
 
1291 CE - 1295 CE: Gaikhatu rules the Ilkhanate.
 
 
1295 CE: Baidu rules the Ilkhanate.
 
 
1295 CE - 1304 CE: Ghazan rules the Ilkhanate.
 
 
1295 CE: Ghazan, ruler of the Ilkhanate, converts to Islam.
 
 
1299 CE: The Ilkhanate briefly captures Mamluk-controlled Aleppo and Damascus.
 
 
1303 CE: The Mamluks defeat an Ilkhanate army in Syria at Marj al-Suffar.
 
 
1304 CE - 1316 CE: Oljeitu rules the Ilkhanate.
 
 
1316 CE - 1335 CE: Abu Said rules the Ilkhanate.
 
 
1322 CE: The Ilkhanate and Mamluk Sultanate sign a peace treaty.
 
 
1335 CE: The Ilkhanate disintegrates into smaller states following dynastic disputes.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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