As July drew to a close, three very special people celebrated their birthdays
— Pottermore (@pottermore) July 30, 2013
Happy Birthday to Harry Potter and the author who created his magical world! #HappyBirthdayHarryPotterandJKRowling pic.twitter.com/1OXcwShWkT
— WarnerBrosStudioTour (@wbstudiotour) July 31, 2013
for which, the Twittersphere was out in force to wish the latter a very happy day.
Happy Birthday Jo Rowling. May your days be merry and bright and may all your christmasses be… no, hang on that’s not right…!#happybirthday
— Chris Rankin (@chrisrankin) July 31, 2013
…But it’s all ok cos today is Jo & Harry’s birthday!!! Explosions of birthday love to the most beautiful & inspiring lady I’ll ever know.
— Evanna Lynch (@Evy_Lynch) July 31, 2013
— Huffington Post (@HuffingtonPost) July 31, 2013
Happy birthday to Mr. Potter, Mrs. Rowling and especially I think, to Mr. Griffiths…
— Kip Kasper (@WillDunn_) July 31, 2013
The woman herself was, once again, making the world a better place
On her birthday, JK Rowling accepts a “substantial” charitable donation from law firm who leaked secret identity http://t.co/28nXw3lFGF
— HuffPost Books (@HuffPostBooks) July 31, 2013
and continuing to inspire others along the way.
— Lumos (@lumos) August 1, 2013
Elsewhere in the Potterverse, Lupin’s backstory was FINALLY released!
The final instalment of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban has been released. Retweet if you’ll be enjoying it! pic.twitter.com/n5982Jk4RK
— Pottermore (@pottermore) July 31, 2013
Some people did some work…we think!
— Nick Rushfirth (@nrushfirth) July 26, 2013
— Jessie Cave (@pindippycave) July 29, 2013
— Warwick Davis (@WarwickADavis) July 31, 2013
and Evanna was asking the big questions.
Sooooo…what is the correct social etiquette for telling a stranger you believe you have met them in a previous life??
— Evanna Lynch (@Evy_Lynch) July 29, 2013
To wrap this up, how about a certain Star Trek star channeling his inner Weasley.
Alright fine, I am a ginge. pic.twitter.com/N7WrBU6KkS
— Simon Pegg (@simonpegg) August 1, 2013
Stay tuned for next week’s Leaky Con special, as it makes it first British appearance!