Does the witches' prophecy of Banquo's son becoming king come true? Does Fleance become king?I want to know what ends up happening to Fleance.
Not in Shakespeare's play itself. However, Fleance is an ancestor of James I of England (James VI of Scotland) who was the king on the throne at the time this play was performed.
DESCENDANCY OF KING JAMES
Fleance [married a daughter of the Prince of Wales]
Walter Steward [Lord Steward of Scotland]
Walter Steward [married Margaret, descendant of David I]
Robert II 1371-1390 King of Scotland
Robert III 1390-1406 King of Scotland
James I 1406-1437 King of Scotland
James II 1437-1460 King of Scotland
James III 1460-1488 King of Scotland
James IV 1488-1513 King of Scotland
James V 1513-1542 King of Scotland
Mary Queen of Scots 1542-1567 Queen of Scotland
James VI of Scotland 1567-1625 King of Scotland