There’s no question about it: “Harry Potter” has made its mark on literary culture. At Yallwest this year in sunny Santa Monica, we asked some of today’s most popular YA authors how the “Potter” series inspired them on their own journeys to publication.
- Fri, Sep 25
- Garrick Ollivander's birthday
- Sat, Sep 26
- Quirinus Quirrell's birthday
- Sun, Sep 27
- Margery Mason's birthday (RIP)
- Tue, Sep 29
- Jason Boyd's birthday
- Wed, Sep 30
- Ezra Miller's birthday
- Thu, Oct 1
- Sam Clemmett's birthday
- Louis Cordice's birthday
- MuggleNet's anniversary
- Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone book (US)
- Richard Harris's birthday (RIP)
- “There is nothing worse than death, Dumbledore!”
- November 23, 2004 – Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban DVD is released in the United States.
Did You Know
- The curse of the Defense Against the Dark Arts position was inspired by the Spinal Tap drummers dying in bizarre circumstances.