The Tragedy Of Macbeth
5 Facts about The tragedy of Macbeth
All King Duncan, Macbeth and Malcolm where real!
Duncan and macbeth where both grandsons to Malcom II, later Duncan became king, Duncan I died of unknown reasons and king macbeth (picture in the left) rised to power, at the same time Duncan I wife ran away to England with her sons Malcom and Donalbain and finnally Malcom III killed Macbeth and took the throne with the help of the english.
All of the places mentioned in the play are real.
Inverness is on the east center part of scotland, dunsinane Hill is pretty close to it and actualy Macbeth did fought Malcolm III on Dunsinane Hill, except there was never a castle there.
Saying "Macbeth" in a theather is considered bad luck
If you actually say it you are supposed to walk three times in a circle anti-clockwise then say a rude word or spit. They refer to it as the Scottish Play.
Macbeth was actually called "MacBeatha"
the name was in gaellic.
he was later also known as the "Red King"
and later also known as king of alba and the king of Moray.
Shakespeares story takes one year, while Macbeth ruled for 17 years
And he gets missjudged by Shakespeare, Macbeth was actualy considered an OK king, a generous one.
Facts gotten from Wikipedia, express.co.uk and spt.co.uk! Thanks for watching!