Target releases its “Harry Potter” 12 Days of Socks Advent calendars for the second year.
- Sun, Mar 1
- Ron takes Romilda Vane's love potion
- Ronald Weasley's birthday
- Steffan Rhodri's birthday
- Tue, Mar 3
- Miranda Richardson's birthday
- Katherine Waterston's birthday
- Thu, Mar 5
- Rita Skeeter publishes "Harry Potter's Secret Heartache"
- Paul Ritter's birthday
- “You’d better get lost before my bones come back, Dobby, or I might strangle you.”
- October 25, 2002 – Richard Harris, the actor who played Albus Dumbledore in the first two Harry Potter films, dies of Hodgkin’s disease. His role as Dumbledore is replaced a few months later by Michael Gambon.
Did You Know
- Hermione Granger’s last name was almost Puckle.