Apr 15, 1215
The crusade begins Pope doesnt want to do itThe Fifth Crusade is proclaimed by Pope Innocent 3. Innocent does not want Europeans leaders to go off on the crusade because in the past they had managed to mess things up by looking out for thier own interrests more than those of the church.
Dec 14, 1215
The fourth Lateran accepts the constitutionThe fourth Lateran Council accepts the Constitution Ad Librandum in order to help the fund the fifth crusade.
Apr 10, 1216
Raymond and his sonRaymond of Toulouse and his son, both Catharheretics, return to Southern France , raise a large force from the various Cathar towns that had been captured by the crusaders, and begin to strike back.
Nov 20, 1216
Frederick is crowned kingFrederick is crowned Holy Roman Emperor in Rome by Pope Honorius 3.
Jul 20, 1221
Crusaders set outCrusaders under the command of Crdinal Pelagius set out for Cairo
Period:Jan 1, 1215toNov 20, 1221
The Fifth Crusade