Accomplishments and Records

The Father of an Empire Was Daddy to a Whole Lot More

#GenghisKhan #genetics #Mongolia #DNA

A 2003 study concluded that as many as 16 million currently living men carry the Genghis Khan’s DNA. Within Mongolia, itself, as much as 8% of the population can claim genetic descent from the legendary 13th-century ruler of the Mongol Empire.

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