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Culen ruled as king of Scotland following the death of Dubh in 967, he reigned from 967-971 although was recognized as early as 966 as king. He was born in the 10th century and died in 971. He was the son of Indulf and an unknown mother. He also possibly ruled as king of Strathclyde during his reign.

Culen
King of Scots
Cuilén mac Illuilb (Oxford Bodleian Library MS Rawlinson B 489, folio 33r).jpg
Reign966/967 - 971
PredecessorDubh of Scotland
SuccessorAmlaib or Kenneth II
Died971
IssueConstantine III (ruled 997-1005)
FatherIndulphus of Scotland

He died in 971 and was succeeded by Kenneth II and Amlaib. He is buried in an unknown location[1].

ReferencesEdit

  1. "King Culen of Scotland | Britroyals". www.britroyals.com. Retrieved 2017-06-08.