What happened when an artificial intelligence researcher supplied a neural network with pie recipe names and some “Harry Potter” fan fiction? Find out here!
- Fri, Dec 4
- Gemma Jones's birthday
- The Tales of Beedle the Bard book
- Sat, Dec 5
- Benedict Clarke's birthday
- Sun, Dec 6
- Newt Scamander disembarks from a steamship in New York harbor
- Edward Tudor-Pole's birthday
- Rubeus Hagrid's birthday
- Jack Thorne's birthday
- Mon, Dec 7
- Henry Shaw, Jr. is killed
- Wed, Dec 9
- Imogen Heap's birthday
- Thu, Dec 10
- Ronan Raftery's birthday
- Hermione steals Polyjuice Potion ingredients
- Sir Kenneth Branagh's birthday
- “She stopped you killing me. And I’ve seen the real you, I saw you last year. You’re a wreck. You’re barely alive. That’s where all your power got you. You’re in hiding. You’re ugly, you’re foul —”
- August 8, 2007 – Amazon releases its final number for the release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Over 2.2 million books were pre-ordered as of July 20; 1.75 books per second were sold on the final day before release.
Did You Know
- Evanna Lynch found out about the auditions for the role of Luna Lovegood after reading a news post on MuggleNet. She has been a long-term fan of the series and the website. She made Luna’s lion hat in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince and created some of the jewelry worn by Luna in the films.