Events in History in 1191

  • Apr 14 85-year old Giacinto Bobo becomes Pope Coelestinus III

Historic Siege

Jun 8 King Richard I of England arrives at Acre in modern day Israel to join the Siege of Acre during the Third Crusade

  • Jul 12 English King Richard I the Lionheart and Crusaders defeat Saracens in Palestine
  • Aug 20 Crusader King Richard I kills 3,000 muslim prisoners in Akko
  • Sep 7 Third Crusade: Richard I of England defeats Saladin in the Battle of Arsuf