On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 1189

Historical Events

  • Gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar since 1184, is killed in the Siege of Acre

Famous Deaths

  • Gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar
List of Years

About October 1, 1189

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 831 years and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra