What Happened in 1097

  • Siege Of Nicaea

    The Siege of Nicaea took place from May 14 to June 19, 1097, during the First Crusade. Nicaea, located on the eastern shore of Lake Ascanius,... Read more

  • Turkish Garrison Surrenders at Nicea

    The crusader armies crossed over into Asia Minor throughout the first half of 1097, and were joined by Peter the Hermit and the remainder of his... Read more

  • Battle Of Dorylaeum

    The Battle of Dorylaeum took place during the First Crusade on July 1, 1097, between the crusaders and the Seljuk Turks, near Dorylaeum in... Read more

  • Siege Of Antioch

    The Siege of Antioch took place during the First Crusade in 1097 and 1098. The first siege, by the crusaders against the Muslim city, lasted from... Read more