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Historical Events in July 1187

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Jul 3 Battle of Horns of Hattin: Saladin, Sultan of Egypt and Syria, destroys Jerusalem's crusader army

1st Sultan of Egypt and Syria Saladin
1st Sultan of Egypt and Syria
Saladin
  • Jul 4 Battle of Hittin (Tiberias): Saladin defeats Reinoud of Ch√Ętillon