Macbeth King of Scotland Timeline

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  • c. 1005
    Macbeth Macfinlay, future king of Scotland, is born.
  • 1032
    Macbeth Macfinlay becomes the Mormaer of Moray in northern Scotland.
  • c. 1032
    Macbeth Macfinlay marries Gruoch, the granddaughter of Kenneth III of Scotland.
  • 1034 - 1040
    Reign of Duncan I of Scotland.
  • 1040 - 1057
    Reign of Macbeth Macfinlay, king of Scotland.
  • 14 Aug 1040
    Duncan I of Scotland is killed in battle at Pitgaveny and so Macbeth Macfinlay takes the throne.
  • 1045
    Macbeth, king of Scotland, defeats a rebel army at Dunkeld led by Duncan I’s father Crinán.
  • 1046
    Siward, Earl of Northumbria, invades and defeats an army of Macbeth, king of Scotland.
  • 1050
    Macbeth, king of Scotland, goes on a pilgrimage to Rome.
  • 1054
    An English army invades Scotland.
  • 27 Jul 1054
    An English army defeats Macbeth, king of Scotland at Dunsinane.
  • 12 Aug 1057
    Macbeth, king of Scotland, is fatally wounded in a skirmish at Lumphanan against supporters of future Malcolm III of Scotland.
  • 15 Aug 1057
    Macbeth, king of Scotland, dies from battle wounds.
  • Sep 1057 - 1057
    Lulach, stepson of Macbeth Macfinlay, becomes the king of Scotland.
  • Sep 1057 - Mar 1058
    Reign of Lulach as king of Scotland.
  • 1058 - 1093