Historical Events For 1099
Tuesday, 28 March 2017
Jan 06 Henry V crowned German king on this day in history.
Jan 13 Crusaders set fire to Mara Syria in the year 1099.
Jan 28 1st Crusaders begins siege of Hosn-el-Akrad Syria in the year 1099.
Jan 28 First Crusaders begins siege of Hosn-el-Akrad Syria in the year 1099.
Apr 14 In the year 1099 conrad, bishop of Utrecht, stabbed to death
Jun 07 1st Crusaders arrive in Jerusalem on this day in history.
Jul 08 In the year 1099 first Crusade: 15,000 starving Christian soldiers march in religious procession around Jerusalem as its Muslim defenders look on.
Jul 14 In the year 1099 jerusalem captured in First Crusade
Jul 15 1st Crusaders capture, plunder Jerusalem in the year 1099.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 16 Crusaders herd Jews of Jerusalem into a synagogue & set it afire on this day in history.
Jul 16 In the year 1099 el Cid, [Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar], Span general strategist, dies at 59
Jul 22 On this day in history first Crusade: Godfrey of Bouillon is elected the first Defender of the Holy Sepulchre of The Kingdom of Jerusalem.
Jul 29 On this day in history urban II, [Odo van Lagery], French Pope (1088-99), dies
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 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 on this day in history.
Aug 12 On this day in history battle at Ascalon: Godfried of Broth beats Egyptians
Aug 13 Raniero elected as Pope Paschal II on this day in history.
Aug 19 Crusaders beat Saracens in Battle of Ascalon on this day in history.