This Day in History Entry #207

January 23rd, 2013 by Wordsman

After driving the Khans from Beijing
Yuanzhang thought, “Hey, I’ll make myself king!”
With the Mongols now gone
It was time for the Han
And the dynasty they would call Ming

Event: Zhu Yuanzhang proclaims himself emperor, marking the beginning of the Ming Dynasty
Year: 1368
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