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 during the First Crusade, the Crusaders seize Antioch
  • 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)