The following events occurred in 1966:
- Narcissa Malfoy née Black starts at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry
- Australia, with Royston Idlewind playing as Chaser, win the 415th Quidditch World Cup.
Behind the scenes
- 26 May: Helena Bonham Carter is born.
- 25 November: Simon Grover is born.