Berdi Beg

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Coin of Berdi Beg of the Golden Horde 762 Hijri (1359 AD).

Berdi Beg (or Berdibek) was Khan of the Golden Horde from 1357 till 1359, succeeding his father Jani Beg of whom Berdi Beg may have been behind the poisoning. His reign was marked by turmoil and political murders, and in 1359 he was assassinated by his brother Qulpa, after which the Golden Horde fell apart. He had one unnamed daughter who was the wife of Mamai.

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Preceded by
Jani Beg
Khan of the Golden Horde
1357–1359
Succeeded by
Qulpa