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What Happened on July 3, 1250

Historical Events


Victory in BattleBattle of Fariskur

Louis IX of France is captured by Baibars' Mamluk army at the Battle of Fariskur while he is in Egypt conducting the Seventh Crusade; he later has to ransom himself

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Louis IX being taken prisoner by Baibars' Mamluk army
Louis IX being taken prisoner by Baibars' Mamluk army
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About July 3, 1250

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 770 years and 8 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer