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- ...that Rubeus Hagrid was 62 in Harry Potter's first year at Hogwarts?
- ...that Albus Dumbledore's favourite kind of jam is raspberry?
- ...Peeves's hat with bells was custom-made in 1876 by Madame Bonhabille of Paris by request of Headmistress Eupraxia Mole, who was trying to compensate the Poltergeist after the caretaker of the day tried to get rid of him?
- ...that when Severus Snape substituted for Remus Lupin in Harry's third year Defence Against the Dark Arts class, he said that Kappas are from Mongolia when they are actually from Japan?
- ...that there are one hundred forty-two staircases in Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry?
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- 1980: Neville Longbottom is born to Alice and Frank Longbottom.
- 1991: The Dursleys and Harry Potter have breakfast at the Railview Hotel in Cokeworth. One hundred Hogwarts Letters arrive at the hotel's front desk. Vernon Dursley drives away with Harry, Petunia, and Dudley, finds the Hut-on-the-Rock, purchases a gun, and rations that turn out to be bananas and a bag of crisps each.
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- 1944: Frances de la Tour, the French actor who played the part of Madame Olympe Maxime in the film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1, is born.
- 2009: The film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is released in Armenia.
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