Sir Kenneth Branagh was recently awarded the Freedom of Belfast, an honor bestowed upon individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to civic life in Belfast.
- Sat, Dec 15
- Ralph Ineson's birthday
- Mon, Dec 17
- First meeting of the Dueling Club
- Harry discovers he is a Parselmouth
- Tue, Dec 18
- Harry and Cho kiss in the Room of Requirement
- James Payton's birthday
- Nearly Headless Nick and Justin Finch-Fletchley are petrified
- Fred and George give Harry the Marauder's Map
- Nagini attacks Mr. Weasley
- Wed, Dec 19
- Harry and the Weasleys visit St. Mungo's
- Thu, Dec 20
- SpeakBeasty's anniversary
- Luna is captured by Death Eaters
- Slughorn's Christmas party
- Fri, Dec 21
- Martin Bayfield's birthday
- “This little beauty’s taught us more than all the teachers in this school.”
- January 6, 2006 – Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is announced as the best-selling book of 2005 with sales tallying $7.02m – astonishing seeing as the book was released in July, halfway through the year.
Did You Know
- J.K. Rowling invented Dementors while she was suffering from depression.