I always thought Genghis Khan was the reason why Finlanders don't look like Swedes.
posted on 10/03/2006 11:28:33 AM PDT
by Dixie Yooper
To: Dixie Yooper
Much earlier. The Finns are linguistically related to the Magyars, who invaded Hungary around the 9th century A.D. Sabotai, Batu and the boys didn't show up until 1241 [in the greatest military campaign in history, IMHO]
posted on 10/03/2006 12:28:55 PM PDT
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