The Crusades Experience

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Pope Urban II is born

1035

Urban elected Pope

1088 - 1089

Knights from Western Europe volunteer for the Crusade

1095 - 1096

Council Of Clermont

1095 - 1096

Peasant families begin to travel to the Holy Lands

1095 - 1096

1st Crusade launched

1095 - 1096

Pope Urban dies

1099 - 1100

Crusaders capture Jerusalem

1099 - 1100

Arab families face Christian occupation

1099 - 1100

Saladin is born

1137 - 1138

2nd Crusade launched

1145 - 1146

Richard I is born

1157 - 1158

Battle of Hattin

1187 - 1188

Saladin captures Jerusalem

1187 - 1188

3rd Crusade launched

1189 - 1190

Richard I joins Crusade

1189 - 1190

Saladin dies

1193 - 1194

Richard I dies

1199 - 1200