Historical Events In 1099
Monday, 19 August 2019
Jan 06 On this day in history henry V crowned German king
Jan 13 In the year 1099 crusaders set fire to Mara Syria
Jan 28 On this day in history 1st Crusaders begins siege of Hosn-el-Akrad Syria
Jan 28 First Crusaders begins siege of Hosn-el-Akrad Syria in the year 1099.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 14 On this day in history jerusalem captured in First Crusade
Jul 15 In the year 1099 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 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 On this day in history el Cid, [Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar], Span general strategist, dies at 59
Jul 22 First Crusade: Godfrey of Bouillon is elected the first Defender of the Holy Sepulchre of The Kingdom of Jerusalem in the year 1099.
Jul 29 In the year 1099 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 in the year 1099.
Aug 12 In the year 1099 battle at Ascalon: Godfried of Broth beats Egyptians
Aug 13 Raniero elected as Pope Paschal II in the year 1099.
Aug 19 Crusaders beat Saracens in Battle of Ascalon in the year 1099.