The Most Well-Known Muslim Leader in Western History?

Igor Ovsyannykov   KINGDOM OF HEAVEN, Ghassan Massoud, 2005, TM & Copyright (c) 20th Century Fox Film Corp. All rights reserved. On this day in 1169, Salah ad-Din or Saladin became the emir of Egypt.  He was a Kurdish Fatimid and highly educated.  He preferred studying and religion to military affairs, but he would go on to