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I am an African American who shares 5 genes with Genghis khan is this significant in any way?

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Wiki User
07/06/2009

Probably not. Due to the huge size of the Mongol empire at its height, and the Mongol practice of intermarrying with their subject peoples, it's been estimated that nearly one out of 10 people living today to can trace ancestry back to a Mongol.