Person:Macbeth of Scotland (1)

Macbeth of Scotland
b.1005 Lumphanen
Facts and Events
Name Macbeth of Scotland
Gender Male
Birth? 1005 Lumphanen
Death[1] 15 Aug 1057 Lumphanen on Deeside, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Occupation? King of Scotland 1039-1057 A.D.
Reference Number? Q244403?
Burial? Isle of Iona, Scotland

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Mac Bethad mac Findlaích (Modern Gaelic: MacBheatha mac Fhionnlaigh, anglicised as Macbeth, and nicknamed Deircc, "the Red King"; died 15 August 1057) was King of the Scots (also known as the King of Alba, and earlier as King of Moray and King of Fortriu) from 1040 until his death. He is best known as the subject of William Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth and the many works it has inspired, although the play presents a highly inaccurate picture of his reign and personality.

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  1. Macbeth of Scotland, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.