Some important characters are Saladin, leader of the muslim army, Charles Martel, leader of the crusades, and Suleiman the Magnificient, Sultan of the Ottoman empire.
But only the first and the third crusades were successful, along with two children crusades.
There were nine crusades in total, and with Pope Urban ll, he helped the Christians to get The Holy Land Back from the Muslims, started the first Crusade.
I, Saladin, was a Muslim Sultan, military and political leader, and was the leader or the muslim rebellion during the crusades.
I conquered lands and lands for my empire which included, Egypt, Syria, upper Mesopotamia, Hejaz, Yemen and part of North Africa. I fought against the crusaders with my army and won the Battle of Hattin.