Start the new year off with a “Harry Potter”–themed celebration.
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)
- “Give her hell from us, Peeves.”
- December 17, 2008 – Scholastic announces that The Tales of Beedle the Bard sold 2.6 million copies worldwide in the first week on sale.
Did You Know
- Minerva McGonagall’s mother kept her own magical heritage a secret from her Muggle husband for years, which made her life very sad and difficult.