Updated: 5/4/2020

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  • Pope Urban II calls for a crusade, claiming that 'god wills it' and those who join the crusade will face repentance for their sins.
  • Adehmar de Monteil, the Bishop of Le Puy, is chosen by Pope Urban II as Papal Legate (representative of the Pope).
  • The Crusaders arrive at Constantinople, on their way to Byzantine, to 'free' Christians from the Muslims.
  • The Crusaders moved through Rhine Valley, in Speyer, where they massacred a Jewish Community.
  • The Crusaders massacred more Jews in Worms, Germany. Some tried to hide in the Bishop's palace, but failed.
  • Even more Jews were massacred in Mainz, Germany. About 1000 of them hid in the Bishop's cellar, but they were found and slaughtered too.
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