1093-11-16

St Margaret, wife of Malcolm III, King of Scotland, died.

St Margaret, wife of Malcolm III, King of Scotland, died.

She was a leading figure in bringing the Scottish Celtic church into conformity with the Roman Catholic church.
The Queen Consort was the niece of the English King Edward the Confessor; her daughter Matilda married Henry I of England, uniting the Anglo-Saxon, the old Royal line and new Norman bloodlines.