The Crusades was a series of Religious wars that started in the Medieval times. The First Crusade started in 1096-1099 and was called "The Peoples Crusade". The leader of this first crusade was Count Raymond IV.
Nov 17, 1096
The Crusades were a chain link of Holy Wars that started in 1096 and ended in 1244 A,D, And with every different Crusade there was a different leader and there was a total of nine Crusades!!
Apr 28, 1144
In the Second Crusade the Crusaders prepared to attack Damascus. The second crusade was lead by Holy Roman Emperor Conrad III and King Louis VII of France.
Oct 26, 1189
Not many years after the Second Crusade the Moslem world let the famous leader Saladin lead them into to the Third Crusade.Saladin was the leader of the Holy war agaistnt Christians.
Jul 8, 1212
The Childrens Crusades
The Preacher of the Childrens Crusades was a child of 12 years of age. A French peasant named Stephen of Cloyes who thought that Jesus Christ had lead him to be the leader of the Childrens Crusades.
Dec 3, 1244
End of Medieval Crusades
The Crusades came to an end near the Thirteenth Century, The Emperor Frederick II for a short time recovered the Jerusalem with a treaty but the Holy Order took claim once again in 1244 A.D