Episode 36 of “Reading, Writing, Rowling” discusses how “Harry Potter” means the world to us even when we aren’t thrilled with all aspects of the Wizarding World.
Thu, Jan 28
Lee Ingleby's birthday
Sat, Jan 30
- Lily Potter's birthday
Mon, Feb 1
Harry's first Apparition lesson
Wed, Feb 3
Alan Rickman's Memorial Service 2016
At West London Crematorium at Kensal Green at 11:15am, 2016.
Warwick Davis's birthday
Filius Flitwick; Griphook (DH1, DH2)
- “Potter, this is Oliver Wood. Wood — I’ve found you a Seeker.”
- 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
- The Scholastic editor, Arthur Levine, suggested changing the title from “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” to “Harry Potter and the School of Magic” so as not to confuse American readers.