498 Scots settlers form the kingdom of Dal Riada
521 Birth of St Columba
563 St Columba founds a monastery on Iona
640 Battle of Glen Moriston Picts vs Scots
748 Aed Finn MacEochaid becomes King of the Scots.
794 First Viking raids on the holy island of Iona.
800 Book of Kells completed.
806 Iona sacked.
839 Kenneth Mac Alpin becomes King of Scots.
843 Kenneth Mac Alpin becomes King of Picts and Scots.
860 Donald I becomes King.
861 Constantine I becomes King
877 Aed becomes King.
878 Giric becomes King.
889 Donald II becomes King.
890 Orkney, Shetland, the Hebrides and Caithness become part of Norway’s kingdom.
900 Constantine II becomes King.
903 Dunkeld sacked.
926 Athelstan takes Northumbria.
937 Malcolm the 1st becomes King.
954 Indulf becomes King.
963 Dubh becomes King.
967 Culein becomes King.
971 Kenneth II becomes King.
995 Constantine III (the bald) becomes King.
997 Kenneth III becomes King. Grig becomes King.
1006 Malcolm II becomes King.
1018 Battle of Carham
1033 Cnut the King of Denmark invades
1034 Duncan I becomes King.
1040 Macbeth becomes King.
1045 The Battle of Dunkeld
1057 The Battle of Lumphanan. Lulach becomes King.
1058 The Battle of Eassie. Malcolm III becomes King.
1073 William I of England Invades
1093 Donald III becomes King.
1097 Edgar becomes King.
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