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Jochi Khan (Mongolian:ᠵᠦᠴᠢ Mongolian: Зүчи, Züchi; Kazakh: Joşı, Жошы, جوشى; Chinese: 朮赤; pinyin: Zhú chì; Crimean Tatar: Cuçi, Джучи, جوچى; also spelled Juchi; Djochi, and Jöchi c. 1182– February 1227) was a Mongol army commander who was the eldest son of Genghis Khan, and presumably one of the four sons by his principal wife Börte, though issues concerning his paternity followed him throughout his life. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jochi has received more than 893,883 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 51 in 2019). Jochi is the 27th most popular military personnel (up from 31st in 2019), the 5th most popular biography from Mongolia and the 2nd most popular Military Personnel.

Jochi is most famous for being the son of Genghis Khan and his first wife, Borte.

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Among military personnels, Jochi ranks 27 out of 1,468Before him are Ptolemy I Soter, Pyrrhus of Epirus, Cao Cao, Charles XIV John of Sweden, Cesare Borgia, and Simo Häyhä. After him are Wilhelm Keitel, Friedrich Paulus, Tokugawa Ieyasu, Vercingetorix, Douglas MacArthur, and Lü Bu.

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Among people born in 1181, Jochi ranks 1After him are Irene Angelina, Ibn al-Farid, and Marino Morosini. Among people deceased in 1227, Jochi ranks 2Before him is Genghis Khan. After him are Pope Honorius III, Leszek the White, Louis IV, Landgrave of Thuringia, Qiu Chuji, Henry V, Count Palatine of the Rhine, Abdallah al-Adil, Al-Mu'azzam Isa, Marco I Sanudo, Renaud I, Count of Dammartin, and Demetrius of Montferrat.

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In Mongolia

Among people born in Mongolia, Jochi ranks 5 out of 63Before him are Genghis Khan (1162), Hulagu Khan (1217), Batu Khan (1207), and Tolui (1191). After him are Börte (1161), Subutai (1175), Modu Chanyu (-234), Berke (1209), Ariq Böke (1219), Abaqa Khan (1234), and Jebe (1137).


Among military personnels born in Mongolia, Jochi ranks 2Before him are Genghis Khan (1162). After him are Subutai (1175) and Muqali (1170).