On This Day

What Happened on July 4, 1187

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Battle of Hittin (Tiberias): Saladin defeats Reinoud of Ch√Ętillon

1st Sultan of Egypt and Syria Saladin
1st Sultan of Egypt and Syria
Saladin

Famous Deaths

  • Reinoud van Ch√Ętillon, French prince of Antioch, dies