Historical Events For 1099
Saturday, 21 January 2017
Jan 06 Henry V crowned German king on this day in history.
Jan 13 On this day in history crusaders set fire to Mara Syria
Jan 28 1st Crusaders begins siege of Hosn-el-Akrad Syria on this day in history.
Jan 28 In the year 1099 first Crusaders begins siege of Hosn-el-Akrad Syria
Apr 14 Conrad, bishop of Utrecht, stabbed to death on this day in history.
Jun 07 In the year 1099 1st Crusaders arrive in Jerusalem
Jul 08 First Crusade: 15,000 starving Christian soldiers march in religious procession around Jerusalem as its Muslim defenders look on in the year 1099.
Jul 14 Jerusalem captured in First Crusade in the year 1099.
Jul 15 On this day in history 1st Crusaders capture, plunder Jerusalem
Jul 15 Jerusalem falls to the Crusaders after a siege of just over one month The streets of the city run with blood as the Crusaders slaughter 40,000 and set fire to mosques and synagogues, and the First Crusade comes to an end in the year 1099.
Jul 16 On this day in history crusaders herd Jews of Jerusalem into a synagogue & set it afire
Jul 16 El Cid, [Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar], Span general strategist, dies at 59 on this day in history.
Jul 22 First Crusade: Godfrey of Bouillon is elected the first Defender of the Holy Sepulchre of The Kingdom of Jerusalem on this day in history.
Jul 29 Urban II, [Odo van Lagery], French Pope (1088-99), dies on this day in history.
Jul 31 In the year 1099 el Cid dies in July at age 59 after being defeated by the Almoravids at Cuenca His widow will hold Valencia against the Moors until 1102
Aug 12 On this day in history a kingdom of Jerusalem is established under the Norman Godfrey of Bouillon, who is elected king and assumes the title Defender of the Holy Sepulcher He defeats an Egyptian force at Askalon August 12, but disease and starvation have reduced the Crusaders to 60,000, down from an original strength of 300,000, and most of the survivors head for home
Aug 12 Battle at Ascalon: Godfried of Broth beats Egyptians on this day in history.
Aug 13 Raniero elected as Pope Paschal II in the year 1099.
Aug 19 In the year 1099 crusaders beat Saracens in Battle of Ascalon