The following events occurred in the 1560s:
- 1561: The twenty-third Wizarding Schools Potions Championship is held.
- 1568: A portrait of Poderick Crookshank, currently hung at Hogwarts Castle, is painted.
- 1568: The twenty-fourth Wizarding Schools Potions Championship is held.
- 1560: Mungo Bonham
- 1561: Carmilla Sanguina
- 1562: Mnemone Radford
- 1564: William Shakespeare
- 1566: Balfour Blane
- 1568: Archibald Alderton
Notes and references
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