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31May-1279
Ramesses II Becomes Pharaoh, Will be One of Longest-Reigning Rulers in History

Ramesses II Becomes Pharaoh, Will be One of Longest-Reigning Rulers in History

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2September-44
Egyptian Pharaoh Cleopatra VII Declares Son Ptolemy XV Caesarion Co-Ruler of Egypt

Egyptian Pharaoh Cleopatra VII Declares Son Ptolemy XV Caesarion Co-Ruler of Egypt

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1August-30
Mark Antony Commits Suicide, Thinking Cleopatra Already Has

Mark Antony Commits Suicide, Thinking Cleopatra Already Has

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12August-30
Cleopatra Finally Succeeds in Committing Suicide

Cleopatra Finally Succeeds in Committing Suicide

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9May328
Athanasius is Elected Patriarch Bishop of Alexandria

Athanasius is Elected Patriarch Bishop of Alexandria

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9May348
Death of Pachomius, Founder of Christian Cenobitic Monasticism

Death of Pachomius, Founder of Christian Cenobitic Monasticism

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2May373
Death of Alexandria's Archbishop Athanasius

Death of Alexandria's Archbishop Athanasius

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3August435
Emperor Theodosius II Exiles Nestorius, Patriarch of Constantinople

Emperor Theodosius II Exiles Nestorius, Patriarch of Constantinople

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18July1100
Death of Godfrey De Bouillon While Trying to Conquer Egypt

Death of Godfrey De Bouillon While Trying to Conquer Egypt

25May1123
Egyptian Fleet Defeated by Venetian Fleet Near Ascalon

Egyptian Fleet Defeated by Venetian Fleet Near Ascalon

10February1163
Death of King Baldwin III at Tripoli

Death of King Baldwin III at Tripoli

0September1163
King of Jerusalem Amalric I Launches His First Invasion of Egypt

King of Jerusalem Amalric I Launches His First Invasion of Egypt

0May1164
Shawar Reinstated as Vizier of Cairo

Shawar Reinstated as Vizier of Cairo

0July1164
Joint Force of Egyptians & Crusader Franks Besiege Shirkun

Joint Force of Egyptians & Crusader Franks Besiege Shirkun

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10October1168
Amalric I Begins Third of Three Unsuccessful Invasions of Egypt

Amalric I Begins Third of Three Unsuccessful Invasions of Egypt

4November1168
Jerusalem's King Amalric I Massacres Inhabitants of Egyptian City of Bilbeis

Jerusalem's King Amalric I Massacres Inhabitants of Egyptian City of Bilbeis

8January1169
General Shirkuh Enters Cairo

General Shirkuh Enters Cairo

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17January1169

Death of Vizier Shawar

0November1169
Siege on Egyptian Port of Damietta Begun by Byzantine and Crusader Fleets

Siege on Egyptian Port of Damietta Begun by Byzantine and Crusader Fleets

0June1171
Saladin Ordered to Eliminate the Fatimid Caliphate in Egypt by Nur ad-Din

Saladin Ordered to Eliminate the Fatimid Caliphate in Egypt by Nur ad-Din

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17September1171
Formation of Abbasid Caliphate in Egypt Announced by Saladin

Formation of Abbasid Caliphate in Egypt Announced by Saladin

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18November1177
Saladin Leaves Egypt Hoping to Capture Jerusalem From the Crusaders

Saladin Leaves Egypt Hoping to Capture Jerusalem From the Crusaders

11May1182
Saladin Sets Out From Cairo With Half of Entire Egyptian Ayyubid Army

Saladin Sets Out From Cairo With Half of Entire Egyptian Ayyubid Army

13December1204
Death of Jewish Philosopher Moses Maimonides

Death of Jewish Philosopher Moses Maimonides

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27May1218
John of Brienne, King of Jerusalem, Lays Siege to Damietta

John of Brienne, King of Jerusalem, Lays Siege to Damietta

25August1218
Fifth Crusade Lays Siege to Damietta at Mouth of Nile River

Fifth Crusade Lays Siege to Damietta at Mouth of Nile River

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5November1219
Crusaders' Siege of Damietta Finally Succeeds

Crusaders' Siege of Damietta Finally Succeeds

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17July1221
Cardinal Pelagius & the Crusaders Set Out for Cairo & Eventual Defeat

Cardinal Pelagius & the Crusaders Set Out for Cairo & Eventual Defeat

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28August1221
Crusaders Defeated at Battle of Al-Mansurah in Egypt

Crusaders Defeated at Battle of Al-Mansurah in Egypt

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17October1244

Large Army of Crusaders Destroyed by Egyptians at Battle of La Forbie

6June1249
King Louis IX of France Occupies Damietta Egypt in Seventh Crusade

King Louis IX of France Occupies Damietta Egypt in Seventh Crusade

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6April1250
King Louis IX of France Captured in Battle of Fariskur in Seventh Crusade

King Louis IX of France Captured in Battle of Fariskur in Seventh Crusade

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0May1250
Last Ayyubid Sultan in Egypt Replced by Mamluk General

Last Ayyubid Sultan in Egypt Replced by Mamluk General

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23October1260

Baibers, Commander of Mamluks in Egypt, Becomes Sultan of Egypt

25August1270
Death of King Louis IX of France During Eighth Crusade

Death of King Louis IX of France During Eighth Crusade

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30October1270
Charles I of Sicily Reaches Agreement With Sultan of Tunis to end Eighth Crusade

Charles I of Sicily Reaches Agreement With Sultan of Tunis to end Eighth Crusade

26April1289
Tripoli Captured by Mumluks of Egypt

Tripoli Captured by Mumluks of Egypt

31July1291

Beirut & Sidon Captured by Mamluks of Egypt, Crusaders Flee With Holy Relics

1July1798
Napoleon Bonaparte Arrives in Alexandria, Egypt

Napoleon Bonaparte Arrives in Alexandria, Egypt

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1August1798
British Destroy French Fleet at Battle of Nile

British Destroy French Fleet at Battle of Nile

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15July1799
Rosetta Stone Discovered by French Captain Bouchard in Egyptian Village of Rosetta

Rosetta Stone Discovered by French Captain Bouchard in Egyptian Village of Rosetta

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24July1882
Jihad Against British Announced by Egyptian General Ahmed Orabi

Jihad Against British Announced by Egyptian General Ahmed Orabi

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8October1906
Birth of Sayyid Qutb, Theorist of Islamic Extremism

Birth of Sayyid Qutb, Theorist of Islamic Extremism

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2March1915
Zionist Leader Vladmir Jabotinsky Forms Jewish Force to Fight in Palestine

Zionist Leader Vladmir Jabotinsky Forms Jewish Force to Fight in Palestine

15January1918
Birth of Gamal Abdel Nasser in Egypt

Birth of Gamal Abdel Nasser in Egypt

25December1918
Birth of Future Egyptian President Anwar Sadat

Birth of Future Egyptian President Anwar Sadat

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4November1922
British Archaeologist Howard Carter Finds Pharaoh Tutankhamun's Tomb

British Archaeologist Howard Carter Finds Pharaoh Tutankhamun's Tomb

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24August1929
Birth of Yasser Arafat, Founder of Fatah Political Party

Birth of Yasser Arafat, Founder of Fatah Political Party

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28April1936
Death of King Faud of Egypt Leaves Throne to Only Son Faruk

Death of King Faud of Egypt Leaves Throne to Only Son Faruk

25January1947

Britain Rejects Egypt's Demands to Evacuate the Sudan

 
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