John Fian was a doctor in Scotland accused of practicing witchcraft, including magic directed towards the harm of King James VI (King James I of England) and his Queen. He was brutally executed after a false confession.
The Scottish King MacBeth was a little different from the Shakespeare version. He did get his throne by the defeating King Duncan, but instead of assassination it was on the battlefield. Macbeth was killed on the battlefield too, ironically in a very small and insignificant battle.
Saint Margaret of Scotland was an English princess who married a Scottish king. Her husband wasn’t very religious, but she was very devoted to Catholicism. She got the Scottish church to be on par with Rome’s policies and thus the Catholic Church made her a saint.
national flower of Scotland
Loch Ness monster fun facts