Historical Events In 1099
Friday, 24 May 2019
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 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 On this day in history first Crusade: 15,000 starving Christian soldiers march in religious procession around Jerusalem as its Muslim defenders look on.
Jul 14 On this day in history jerusalem captured in First Crusade
Jul 15 1st Crusaders capture, plunder Jerusalem in the year 1099.
Jul 15 In the year 1099 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
Jul 16 Crusaders herd Jews of Jerusalem into a synagogue & set it afire in the year 1099.
Jul 16 In the year 1099 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 On this day in history urban II, [Odo van Lagery], French Pope (1088-99), dies
Jul 31 On this day in history 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 In the year 1099 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 On this day in history battle at Ascalon: Godfried of Broth beats Egyptians
Aug 13 On this day in history raniero elected as Pope Paschal II
Aug 19 Crusaders beat Saracens in Battle of Ascalon on this day in history.