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1075 Turkish Muslims take Jerusalem
1099 First Crusade under Godfrey of Bouillon re-takes Jerusalem
1148 Second Crusade fails to capture Damascus
1187 Saladin, Sultan of Egypt and Syria, captures Jerusalem again
1192 Third Crusade captures Acre but fails to regain Jerusalem
1204 Fourth Crusade captures Constantinople - founds Latin Empire
1212 Children's Crusade ends in disaster - Pied Piper legend
1291 End of Crusades (Tenth) with fall of Acre

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