- Next story September 1, 1998 – Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone is published by Scholastic in the United States.
- Previous story June 2, 1999 – Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets is published in the United States.
Wed, Jan 20
Sophie Thompson's birthday
Mafalda Hopkirk (DH1)
Thu, Jan 21
Harry visits the prefects' bathroom with the golden egg and solves the clue
Fri, Jan 22
Sir John Hurt's birthday (RIP)
- “Grindelwald doesn’t seem to understand the nature of things he considers simple.”
- September 7, 2012 – The Harry Potter Wizard’s Collection, the most comprehensive Blu-ray and DVD set yet, is released.
Did You Know
- October 31, 1991 is not only the day that Harry, Ron and Hermione defeated the troll in the girl’s bathroom but is also the 10-year anniversary of the death of Harry’s parents.