On This Day

1098 in History

Events in History

  • 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

Deaths in History

  • Jan 3 Walkelin, first Norman bishop of Winchester (b. unknown)