- Next story July 2, 1998 – Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets is published in the United Kingdom. The book skyrockets straight to the #1 spot on the BookTrack Best Seller List.
- Previous story October 1998 – Warner Bros. secures the rights to the first two Harry Potter books and begins working on production for the first film, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s/Sorcerer’s Stone.
Wed, Jan 27
Richard Bremmer's birthday
Lord Voldemort (PS/SS)
Thu, Jan 28
Lee Ingleby's birthday
Sat, Jan 30
- Lily Potter's birthday
Mon, Feb 1
Harry's first Apparition lesson
- “Welcome to a new year at Hogwarts! Before we begin our banquet, I would like to say a few words. And here they are: Nitwit! Blubber! Oddment! Tweak!”
- February 19, 2006 – Rupert Grint attends the BAFTAs to represent the cast and crew of the Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire film, which was nominated for three awards.
Did You Know
- Sybill Trelawney’s middle name is Patricia.