Sixth Crusade timeline

  • The Sixth Crusade Begins

    Emperor Frederick II had repeatedly vowed a crusade but failed to live up to his words, for which he was excommunicated by Pope Gregory IX in 1228.... Read more

  • Frederick II Signs A Truce With Al-Kamil

    In addition, Frederick received Nazareth, Sidon, Jaffa and Bethlehem. Other lordships may have been returned to Christian control, but sources... Read more

  • Frederick Enters Jerusalem

    Frederick entered Jerusalem on 17 March 1229, and attended a crown-wearing ceremony the following day. It is unknown whether he intended this to be... Read more