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Muslim commander and king. Famous for leading the Muslims against the Second and Third Crusades. Founder of the Ayyubid dynasty.

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Why did Saladin show kindness to Richard I?

Why did Saladin, when Richard the Lionhearted was sick with a fever, send him a gift of fruit? Or when Richard's horse was killed in battle, he sent a steed to be led to his camp?