Saturday, May 18, 2013

History Trivia - Antioch falls to Mamluk Sultan Balbars

May 18

1096 Crusaders massacred Jews of Worms, Germany.

1268 The Principality of Antioch, a crusader state, fell to the Mamluk Sultan Baibars in the Battle of Antioch. 

1291 the Crusaders abandoned Tyre to the Moslems, the prelude to the end of the final Crusade.

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