The Completely Unofficial and Definitely Unlicensed Boy Wizard Tour by Museum Hack is a fun, new way to explore “Potter” in New York City.
- Mon, Aug 26
- Dolores Umbridge's birthday
- Tue, Aug 27
- 15th anniversary paperbacks with new cover art by Kazu Kibuishi
- Strike premieres on BBC One (UK)
- Thu, Aug 29
- Lenny Henry's birthday
- Fri, Aug 30
- Educational Decree No. 22 is passed
- Helene Karp's Birthday
- Peter Cartwright's birthday (RIP)
- Sat, Aug 31
- Hermione purchases Crookshanks
- Hermione and Ron become prefects
- Sun, Sep 1
- Harry's first ride on the Hogwarts Express
- Harry and Ron travel to Hogwarts via Ford Anglia
- Hermione receives Time-Turner
- “I think they think I’m a bit odd, you know. Some people call me ‘Loony’ Lovegood, actually.”
- February 3, 2009 – J.K. Rowling is named Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur by French President Nicolas Sarkozy.
Did You Know
- In J.K. Rowling’s early notes, two school subjects were originally called Herbalism and Beasts. Divination and Alchemy were also listed as compulsory subjects.