On This Day

July 4, 1187 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Battle of Hittin (Tiberias): Saladin defeats Reinoud of Châtillon

1st Sultan of Egypt and Syria Saladin
1st Sultan of Egypt and Syria
Saladin

Deaths in History

  • Reinoud van Châtillon, French prince of Antioch, dies