New

Crusades Timeline

Crusades Timeline


We are searching data for your request:

Forums and discussions:
Manuals and reference books:
Data from registers:
Wait the end of the search in all databases.
Upon completion, a link will appear to access the found materials.

  • Apr 1081 - Aug 1118

  • 1088 - 1099

    Reign of Pope Urban II.

  • 1095 - 1102

    The First Crusade is formed to recapture Jerusalem for Christendom. It is successful in its primary aim.

  • Mar 1095

  • 27 Nov 1095

    At the Council of Clermont, Pope Urban II calls for the First Crusade to form and retake Jerusalem for Christendom.

  • Mar 1096

    The people's army led by Peter the Hermit departs for Constantinople during the First Crusade.

  • 21 Oct 1096

    The "People's Crusade" led by Peter the Hermit is wiped out by a Seljuk army near Nicaea.

  • 21 Oct 1096

    The 'People's Crusade' is wiped out near Nicaea by a Seljuk army.n

  • 1097

    The First Crusaders arrive at Constantinople.

  • 1097

    The First Crusaders capture Nicaea.

  • 1 Jul 1097

    A Crusader army wins a great victory against a Muslim army at Dorylaion.

  • Mar 1098

    Baldwin of Boulogne takes control of Edessa and the County of Edessa is formed, one of four Crusader-created states in the Levant.

  • 3 Jun 1098

    The First Crusaders capture Antioch after an 8-month siege.

  • 28 Jun 1098

    The Crusaders defeat a large Muslim army sent to recapture Antioch.

  • 7 Jun 1099

    The Crusader army arrives at the walls of Jerusalem, the objective of the First Crusade.

  • 17 Jun 1099

    A small fleet of Genoese and English ships arrives at Jaffa bringing essential supplies for siege weapons to the First Crusaders at Jerusalem.

  • 10 Jul 1099

    Siege towers are built by the First Crusaders to better attack Jerusalem.

  • 15 Jul 1099

    Jerusalem is captured during the First Crusade.

  • 10 Aug 1099

    A Muslim army is sent to recapture Jerusalem but is defeated by the Crusaders at the battle of Ascalon.

  • Sep 1099

    The Crusader state, the Kingdom of Jerusalem is created.

  • 17 May 1101

    Caesarea is captured by the Crusaders.

  • 26 May 1101

    Acre is captured by the Crusaders.

  • 1113

    The Knights Hospitaller are recognised as a religious order by Pope Paschal II.

  • c. 1119

    Foundation of the military order the Knights Templar.

  • c. 1130

    Albert of Achen's account of the First Crusade, the 'Jerusalem History", is written based on soldiers accounts.

  • 24 Dec 1144

    The Muslim Seljuk Turks, led by Imad ad-Din Zangi, capture Edessa.

  • 1 Dec 1145

    Pope Eugenius III calls for the Second Crusade.

  • Sep 1146

    Joscelin II's attempt to retake Edessa fails and the city is sacked by Nur ad-Din.

  • 1147 - 1149

    The Second Crusade is launched to recapture Edessa for Christendom. It is not successful.

  • 1147 - 1148

    Campaigns against pagans in the Baltic are led by Germanic and Danish nobles during the Second Crusade.

  • 1147

    The Knights Templar's first military engagement during the Second Crusade.

  • Jun 1147 - Oct 1147

    The siege of Lisbon during the Second Crusade.

  • Jun 1147 - Sep 1147

    Dobin and Malchow in northeast Germany are captured during the Second Crusade.

  • Sep 1147 - Oct 1147

    The armies of the Second Crusade arrive in Constantinople.

  • 17 Oct 1147

    Almeria in northern Spain is captured from the Moors during the Second Crusade.

  • 21 Oct 1147

    The capture of Lisbon by the Second Crusaders.

  • 25 Oct 1147

    At Dorylaion a force of Muslim Seljuk Turks attacks an army led by Conrad III during the Second Crusade.

  • Dec 1147

    An army led by Louis VII defeats a Seljuk army in Asia Minor during the Second Crusade.

  • 7 Jan 1148

    An army led by Louis VII is defeated by the Seljuks as it crosses the Cadmus Mountains during the Second Crusade.

  • 24 Jul 1148 - 28 Jul 1148

    The unsuccessful siege of Damascus during the Second Crusade.

  • Sep 1148

    Conrad III, one of the leaders of the Second Crusade, returns to Europe.

  • 30 Dec 1148

    Tortosa in eastern Spain is captured from the Moors during the Second Crusade.

  • 29 Jun 1149

    The Muslim Seljuk leader Nur al-Din captures Crusader-held Antioch.

  • Jul 1149

    A new Church of the Holy Sepulchre is completed in Jerusalem.

  • 1174 - 1193

    Reign of Saladin, Sultan of Egypt and Syria, and founder of the Ayyubid dynasty.

  • 1186 - 1192

    Guy of Lusignan reigns as king of the Kingdom of Jerusalem.

  • 3 Jul 1187 - 4 Jul 1187

    Saladin defeats the Franks army at the Battle of Hattin.

  • Sep 1187

    Saladin captures Jerusalem.

  • Oct 1187

    Pope Gregory VIII calls for the Third Crusade to recapture Jerusalem.

  • Jul 1188

    Saladin besieges the Knights Hospitaller castle of Krak des Chevaliers but withdraws to meet the Third Crusade.

  • 1189 - 1192

    The Third Crusade is formed with the aim of recapturing Jerusalem for Christendom. Although some cities were recaptured, Jerusalem was not one of them.

  • Aug 1189 - Jul 1191

    The siege of Acre during the Third Crusade.

  • 1190

    Richard I of England captures Messina on Sicily during the Third Crusade.

  • 10 Jun 1190

    Frederick I Barbarossa, Holy Roman Emperor, drowns in the Seraph River in Cilicia on his way to the Middle East during the Third Crusade.

  • May 1191

    Richard I of England captures Cyprus during the Third Crusade.

  • Jun 1191

    The Crusader armies of Philip II of France and Richard I of England arrive at the siege of Acre.

  • 12 Jul 1191

    Richard I of England captures Acre during the Third Crusade.

  • Aug 1191

    Philip II leaves Acre and returns to France during the Third Crusade.

  • 20 Aug 1191

    Richard I of England orders the execution of 2,500 Muslim prisoners after the siege of Acre during the Third Crusade.

  • 7 Sep 1191

    Richard I of England defeats Saladin's army at Arsuf during the Third Crusade.

  • Jan 1192

    The Crusader army led by Richard I of England arrives within sight of Jerusalem but decides not to attack for fear of a counter-attack by Saladin.

  • Jul 1192

    Saladin takes Jaffa during the Third Crusade.

  • Aug 1192

    Richard I of England retakes Jaffa from Saladin during the Third Crusade.

  • Oct 1192

    Richard I of England, returning home from the Third Crusade is shipwrecked and eventually imprisoned by the German emperor Henry VI.

  • 4 Mar 1193

    Death of Saladin, Sultan of Egypt and Syria.

  • 1197 - 1198

    The German Crusade led by Holy Roman Emperor Henry VI.

  • Sep 1197

    A Crusade army captures Beirut.

  • 28 Nov 1197

    A Crusade army begins the siege of Toron.

  • 2 Feb 1198

    A Crusade army abandons the siege of Toron on hearing of the death of Holy Roman Emperor Henry VI.

  • May 1198

    The Order of Teutonic Knights is officially sanctioned by Pope Innocent III.

  • Aug 1198

    Pope Innocent III calls for the Fourth Crusade to liberate Jerusalem from Muslim rule.

  • Aug 1201

    Marquis Boniface of Montferrat is selected to lead the Fourth Crusade.

  • 1202 - 1204

    The Fourth Crusade is formed to recapture Jerusalem for Christendom. Instead, the Crusaders attack Constantinople.

  • Oct 1202

    The Fourth Crusade fleet leaves Venice.

  • 24 Nov 1202

    The armies of the Fourth Crusade capture Christian Zara on the Dalmatian coast.

  • May 1203

    A small force of Crusader knights arrives in the Middle East during the Fourth Crusade.

  • 24 Jun 1203

    The army of the Fourth Crusade arrives at Constantinople.

  • 12 Apr 1204

    Constantinople is sacked by the Fourth Crusaders.

  • 9 May 1204

    Count Baldwin of Flanders is made the first Latin Emperor of Constantinople.

  • 1209 - 1229

    The Albigensian Crusade against Cathars heretics in southern France.

  • 1212

    The Children's Crusade when Nicholas of Cologne leads a children's army to Jerusalem but many die of hunger crossing the Italian Alps and the Pope tells them to go home.

  • 1215

    Pope Innocent III calls for the Fifth Crusade.

  • 1217 - 1221

    The Fifth Crusade is formed to attack Muslim-held cities in North Africa and Egypt. It is not particularly successful.

  • 1218

    The Château Pèlerin ("Pilgrim Castle") is built in Israel by the Knights Templar.

  • May 1218

    The army of the Fifth Crusade arrives in Egypt.

  • Jun 1218 - Nov 1219

    Damietta in Egypt is attacked and conquered after a long siege during the Fifth Crusade.

  • 28 Aug 1221

    After a failed attack on the Sultan of Egypt's army at Mansourah, hit by floods from the river Nile and with another two Muslim armies blocking their escape, the army of the Fifth Crusade surrenders.

  • Sep 1221

    The Fifth Crusaders surrender Damietta.

  • 1228 - 1229

    The Sixth Crusade is formed by Holy Roman Emperor Frederick II. It achieves through diplomacy Christian control of Jerusalem.

  • 7 Sep 1228

    Frederick II arrives in the Levant on the Sixth Crusade.

  • 18 Feb 1229

    The Treaty of Jaffa is signed between Frederick II and al-Kamil to hand over Jerusalem to Christian rule.

  • 1244

    The Teutonic Order adopts a white surcoat and black cross insignia for all knights.

  • 17 Oct 1244

    An army of the Ayyubid dynasty defeats a large Latin army at the battle of La Forbie (Harbiya) in Gaza.

  • Dec 1244

    Louis IX, king of France, takes up the cross and vows to embark on a Crusade.

  • 1245 - 1249

    Al-Salih is the Sultan of Egypt and Syria, leader of the Ayyubid Dynasty.

  • 1247

    Al-Salih, Sultan of Egypt and Syria, captures Ascalon from the Franks.

  • 1248 - 1254

    The Seventh Crusade is formed to attack Muslim-held cities in North Africa and Egypt. Led by Louis IX, it is not successful.

  • 25 Aug 1248

    The army of the Seventh Crusade sets sail for Egypt from Aigues Mortes in Southern France.

  • Jun 1249

    The army of the Seventh Crusade lands in Egypt.

  • Jun 1249

    The army of the Seventh Crusade captures Damietta in Egypt.

  • 20 Nov 1249

    The army of the Seventh Crusade marches from Damietta to Cairo.

  • 5 Apr 1250

    The army of the Seventh Crusade is defeated at Mansourah. Louis IX is captured.

  • 6 May 1250

    Louis IX, leader of the Seventh Crusade, is released by his captors, the Ayyubid Dynasty.

  • 1270

    The Eighth Crusade is formed to attack Muslim-held cities in North Africa. Led by Louis IX, it is not successful.

  • Jul 1270

    The army of the Eighth Crusade lands at Tunis in North Africa.

  • 25 Aug 1270

    Louis IX dies of dysentery at Tunis during the Eighth Crusade, which is, consequently, abandoned.

  • Nov 1270

    Charles of Anjou leads the withdrawal of the Eighth Crusade army from Tunis to Sicily. Many ships are lost in a storm.

  • 1291

    With the fall of Acre, the Crusader States, including the Kingdom of Jerusalem, are absorbed into the Mamluk Sultanate.

  • 18 May 1291

    Acre, the last Christian stronghold in the Middle East, falls to the Mamluks.

  • 1312

    Pope Clement V officially abolishes the medieval military order the Knights Templar.

  • 25 Sep 1396

    The Battle of Nicopolis, aka the Nicopolis Crusade, where a western Christian army is defeated by the Ottoman Turks.

  • There may be more timeline entries matching your criteria, but the limit of results has been reached. Making your query more precise might reveal more information.


    Watch the video: κεφ 30α Η τέταρτη σταυροφορία και η άλωση της Κωνσταντινούπολης από τους Φράγκους (December 2022).

    Video, Sitemap-Video, Sitemap-Videos