August 1057 in history

August 1057 events chronologically

Aug 15 King Macbeth is killed at the Battle of Lumphanan by the forces of Máel Coluim mac Donnchada

Died in August 1057

Aug 15 Macbeth King of Scotland King of the Scots 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