Person:Malcolm IV of Scotland (1)

Malcolm IV "the Maiden" _____, King of Scotland
Facts and Events
Name[3] Malcolm IV "the Maiden" _____, King of Scotland
Alt Name[3] Máel Coluim _____
Gender Male
Alt Birth[3] Bet 23 Apr 1141 and 24 May 1141
Birth[4] 20 Mar 1142 Huntingdon, Huntingdonshire, England
Death[4] 9 Dec 1165 Jedburgh, Roxburghshire, ScotlandJedburgh Castle
Burial[3][4] Dunfermline Abbey, Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland
Ancestral File Number Q122479?

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Malcolm IV, nicknamed Virgo, "the Maiden" (between 23 April and 24 May 11419 December 1165) was King of Scotland from 1153 until his death. He was the eldest son of Henry, Earl of Huntingdon and Northumbria (died 1152) and Ada de Warenne. The original Malcolm Canmore, a name now associated with his great-grandfather Malcolm III (Máel Coluim mac Donnchada), succeeded his grandfather David I, and shared David's Anglo-Norman tastes.

Called Malcolm the Maiden by later chroniclers, a name which may incorrectly suggest weakness or effeminacy to modern readers, he was noted for his religious zeal and interest in knighthood and warfare. For much of his reign he was in poor health and died unmarried at the age of twenty-four.

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