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Some Harry Potter Facts.

  • Daniel Randcliffe's favorite HP book is Chamber of Secrets, Emma Watson's favorite HP book is Prisoner of Azkaban and Rupert Grint's favorite HP book is The Goblet of Fire.

  • Neville asked the Sorting Hat to be put in Hufflepuff because he found Gryffindor's reputation bravery intimidating.

  • Most of the members of the Black family are named after stars.

  • Voldemort cannot love because he was conceived under the effects of a Love Potion.

  • The first Harry Potter novel was published in 1998, the same year that the final Battle of Hogwarts take place. "I open at the close."

  • J.K. Rowling has said that when she took an online Sorting Hat quiz it sorted her into Hufflepuff.

  • Both Sirius and Fred, Hogwarts pranksters from different generations, died laughing.

  • Tom Marvolo Riddle is also an anagram for "immortal odd lover."

  • Slytherin house was the first and last house mentioned in the series.

  • October 9 of 1995, Dumbledore's Army meets in the Room of Requirement for the first time to practice the Disarming Charm.

  • In the movie scene "Nineteen Years Later", Tom Felton's girlfriend Jade Gordon makes an appearance as Draco's wife, Astoria Greengrass.

  • Voldemort is bald because this way people can't use his hair in a Polyjuice Potion.

  • Ron's Patronus is a Jack Russel Terrier, which are know for chasing otters. Hermione's Patronus happens to be an otter.

  • Voldemort's Boggart would take the shape of his own corpse, since death was his greatest fear.

  • Voldemort was 71 years old when he died on May 2, 1998.

  • A Patronus is a physical representation of one's soul. Since James Potter's is a stag and Lily's is a doe, they are literally soul mates.

  • Molly Weasley's brothers Gideon and Fabian were killed by Death Eaters in the first war.

  • Even though he feared death, Voldemort could not become a ghost because his soul was so damaged.

  • George would never be able to evoke a Patronus Charm after Fred's death.

  • A Patronus often mutates to take the image of the love one's life because they so often become the happy thought that generates a Patronus.

  • Bellatrix Lestrange is actually in love with Voldemort.

  • After Kingsley Shacklebolt became the new Minister of Magic, he told all who participated in the Battle of Hogwarts they could have a job as an Auror without N.E.W.T.s.

  • Snape hates Neville so much because Neville could have been the other Chosen One, meaning that Lily would have to survived.

  • The third scent Hermione could smell emanating from the Amortentia (love potion) was that of Ron's hair.

  • Minerva McGonagall played on the Gryffindor Quidditch team while she attended Hogwarts.

  • The Elder Wand is the only known wand in existence with a hair from the tail of a Thestral at its core.

  • Dumbledore was gay, and he was in love with Grindelwald.

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