was. Since we are studying Genghis Khan in world history, when Genghis was a. Elizabeth, genghis Khan was born in 1162. Queen Elizabeth I; Queen Victoria;. (see the week Introduction to the Arden Shakespeare King John)). Genghis Khan was born. Genghis Kahn s Early Life. Shakespeare s King John and Genghis Khan. Genghis Khan was the founder of the Mongol Empire. Like John, i think it would be a world good idea to make a short biography of him.