There are so many ways to celebrate Harry’s 40th birthday this year! Whether you pick one event or ten events to attend, just have fun.
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)
- “Potter, I will assist you to become an Auror if it is the last thing I do! If I have to coach you nightly I will make sure you achieve the required results!”
- October 1999 – MuggleNet opens its doors as one of the first fansites dedicated to Harry Potter. To this day, the website, founded by then 12-year-old Emerson Spartz, is still the most visited Harry Potter fansite online.
Did You Know
- A picture of Gandalf the Grey (from The Lord of the Rings) can be seen in the collection of great wizards in Albus Dumbledore’s study in the Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets film.