The First Crusade was the most successful. Armies from Europe drove out the Turks and took control of Jerusalem.
The 1st crusade ~ 1095-1099
In 1146 the city of Edessa was conquered by the Turks. The entire population was killed or sold into slavery. Then a second Crusade was launched, but was unsuccessful.
We've always got next time to win
The 2nd Crusade ~1147-1149
sultan of Egypt, recaptured the city of Jerusalem from the Christians. A third Crusade was launched led by Emperor Barbarossa of Germany, King Philip Augustus of France, and King Richard the Lionheart of England. In the end they made peace
The 3rd Crusade ~ 1187-1192
The 4th Crusade ~ 1202-1204
The Fourth Crusade was formed by Pope Innocent III with the hope of taking back the Holy Land. However, the Crusaders got sidetracked and greedy and ended up conquering and plundering Constantinople instead.
We know own you!!!
The 5th Crusade ~ 1212, Childrens Crusade
Started by a French child named Stephen of Cloyes and a German kid named Nicholas, tens of thousands of children gathered to march to the Holy Land. This ended in total disaster. None of the children made it to the Holy Land and many were never seen again. They were likely sold into slavery.
Well... I lost all of my friends and we're still not even there yet!