Major events of the Crusades

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  • Mar 21, 1095

    The peoples Crusade

  • Mar 21, 1095

    ‘Peter the Hermit’ convinces hundreds of unarmed commoners to Crusad

  • Mar 21, 1095

    Pope Urban II hosts the Council of Clermont and calls for war against the infide

  • Mar 21, 1096

    The first Crusade

  • Mar 21, 1096

    The forces of the First Crusade leaves from Constantinopl

  • Mar 21, 1097

    Crusaders lay siege to the city of Antioch – it lasts for eight month

  • Mar 21, 1099

    Crusaders take the city of Jerusalem and slaughter hundred

    Crusaders take the city of
    Jerusalem and slaughter
    hundred
  • Mar 21, 1144

    The Second Crusade

  • Mar 21, 1146

    A Turkish army attacks and captures the city of Edessa and slaughtered man

  • Mar 21, 1155

    Crusaders are defeated at Damascus, ending the Second Crusad

  • Mar 21, 1187

    The Third Crusade

  • Mar 21, 1187

    Saladin, the Turkish leader, and his army recapture Jerusale

  • Mar 21, 1192

    The Third Crusade ends when Richard I and Saladin sign a peace treat

  • Mar 21, 1202

    The Fourth Crusade

  • Mar 21, 1204

    Crusaders turn on Constantinople and sack the city, destroying much

  • Period:
    Jan 1, 1095
    to
    Dec 31, 1204

    Major events of the Crusades