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Encyclopedia > Frederick, Archbishop of Tyre

Frederick de la Roche (d.1173) was the sixth Latin archbishop of Tyre (1164-1173), chancellor of the kingdom of Jerusalem (c.1150), and the chief diplomat of King Amalric I. He was a Lorrainer, from the town of La Roche (modern La Roche-en-Ardenne, Belgium), of noble stock. Events Canonization of Saint Thomas a Becket, buried at Canterbury August 9th - Construction starts on the Leaning tower of Pisa Castle at Abergavenny was seized by the Welsh. ... Latin is an ancient Indo-European language originally spoken in the region around Rome called Latium. ... The Archbishop of Tyre was one of the major suffragans of the Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem during the Crusades and was established to serve the Catholic members of the diocese. ... // Events Count Henry I of Champagne marries Marie de Champagne. ... There were six major officers of the Kingdom of Jerusalem: constable, marshal, seneschal, chamberlain, butler, and chancellor. ... Official language Latin, French, Italian, and other western languages; Greek and Arabic also widely spoken Capital Jerusalem, later Acre Constitution Various laws, so-called Assizes of Jerusalem The Kingdom of Jerusalem was a Christian kingdom established in the Levant in 1099 by the First Crusade. ... Events Åhus, Sweden gains city privileges City of Airdrie, Scotland founded King Sverker I of Sweden is deposed and succeeded by Eric IX of Sweden. ... Amalric I (also Amaury or Aimery) (1136 – July 11, 1174) was King of Jerusalem 1162–1174, and Count of Jaffa and Ascalon before his accession. ... Lorraine can refer to: the independent duchy and later French province of Lorraine: see Lorraine (province). ... La Roche-en-Ardenne is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Luxembourg. ...

In 1169, Frederick was sent on a mission to Europe to get financial aid for the struggling Crusader States and to find a suitable husband for Sibylla, the king's daughter, who might one day reign, her brother Baldwin being a leper. Frederick met many European rulers, including Henry II of England, whom he persuaded to donate money and make a pilgrimage later. In France, he also persuaded the Count Stephen I of Sancerre to come east and marry Sibylla. It is unknown what Frederick offered the young count, but it seems he never got it, for he returned to France without marrying the princess. Events Nur ad-Din invades Egypt, and his nephew Saladin becomes the sultan over the territory conquered by Nur ad-Din. ... The Crusader states, c. ... Sibylla of Jerusalem (c. ... Baldwin IV (1161 – 1185), called the Leper or the Leprous, the son of Amalric I of Jerusalem and his first wife Agnes of Courtenay, was king of Jerusalem from 1174 to 1185. ... Hansens disease, commonly known as leprosy, is an infectious disease caused by infection by Mycobacterium leprae. ... Henry II (5 March 1133 – 6 July 1189) ruled as Count of Anjou, Duke of Normandy, and as King of England (1154–1189) and, at various times, controlled parts of Wales, Scotland, eastern Ireland, and western France. ... Look up Count in Wiktionary, the free dictionary Countess redirects here. ... Stephen I (1133-1191), first count of Sancerre (1151-1191) and third son of Count Theobald II of Champagne, inherited the county of Sancerre on his fathers death, when his eldest brother Henry received Champagne and his elder brother Theobald Blois and Chartres. ...

Also in 1169, Frederick accused the archdeacon William of Tyre probably of receiving to great a salary for his post and William went to Rome to defend himself agains the charges. William of Tyre (c. ... City motto: Senatus Populusque Romanus – SPQR (The Senate and the People of Rome) Founded 21 April 753 BC mythical, 1st millennium BC Region Latium Mayor Walter Veltroni (Left-Wing Democrats) Area  - City Proper  1285 km² Population  - City (2004)  - Metropolitan  - Density (city proper) 2,553,873 almost 4,300,000 1. ...



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