Macbeth King of Scotland Timeline
Macbeth Macfinlay, future king of Scotland, is born.
Macbeth Macfinlay becomes the Mormaer of Moray in northern Scotland.
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.
Macbeth, king of Scotland, defeats a rebel army at Dunkeld led by Duncan I’s father Crinán.
Siward, Earl of Northumbria, invades and defeats an army of Macbeth, king of Scotland.
Macbeth, king of Scotland, goes on a pilgrimage to Rome.
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
Reign of Malcolm III of Scotland.