For the Scots, William Wallace was an exemplar of unbending commitment to Scotland’s independence who died a martyr to the cause. I believe this is where the story of the movie "Brave heart" came from.
Scott Fitzgerald was an author during the Great Despression and Jazz Age. He completed four novels and one half of a fifth one. His most famous book was called, "The Great Gatsby". And he was named after his second cousin, Francis Scott Key.