On This Day

Historical Events in 1098

  • Feb 10 Crusaders defeat Prince Redwan of Aleppo at Antioch
  • Jun 3 After 5-month siege in First Crusade, the Crusaders seize Antioch (now in modernTurkey)
  • Jun 28 Fighters of the First Crusade defeat Kerbogha of Mosul.
  • Dec 12 1st Crusaders capture & plunder Mara, Syria