October 31 – 100,000 Martyrs of Tblisi; Foillon

The 100,000 Martyrs of Tblisi (d. 1226) were killed by the forces of Jalal ad-Din Migburno, last ruler of the Khwarezmian (Persian, sorta) Empire and one of history’s sorest losers. Mig lost his father’s kingdom to the Mongols, lost his fleeing army and refugees when the Mongols overtook them at the Indus, and was refused… Continue reading October 31 – 100,000 Martyrs of Tblisi; Foillon