Universal Studios’ proposed name for its new theme park might spark some objection from Warner Bros.
- 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
- “Honestly, woman, you call yourself our mother? Can’t you tell I’m George?”
- July 8, 2000 – Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is released in the United States and United Kingdom simultaneously. It was the first Harry Potter book to be released in both countries on the same day.
Did You Know
- In early notes, two school subjects were originally called Herbalism and Beasts. Divination and Alchemy were also listed as compulsory subjects.