The following events occurred in the year 1970:
- The First Wizarding War against Lord Voldemort and his followers the Death Eaters officially begins.
- The Whomping Willow is planted and the Shrieking Shack is built to accommodate Remus Lupin's lycanthropy.
- Myron Wagtail
- 29 November: Bill Weasley to Arthur and Molly Weasley
- Eldred Worple
Behind the scenes
- Rupert Degas, a British actor who provided the voice of Lord Voldemort and Rubeus Hagrid in the video game adaptation of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 is born on 17th August.
Notes and references
|20th century : 1970s|
|1970 - 1971 - 1972 - 1973 - 1974 - 1975 - 1976 - 1977 - 1978 - 1979|