The following events occurred in the year 1978:
- Universal Brooms Ltd goes out of business.
- James Potter, Lily Evans, Remus Lupin, Peter Pettigrew, Sirius Black, and Severus Snape leave Hogwarts.
- Alicia Spinnet
- 1 April: Twins Fred and George Weasley born to Arthur and Molly Weasley
- Adrian Pucey
- Lee Jordan (possibly)
Behind the scenes
- 3 October: Christian Coulson , who played Tom Riddle in the film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, is born.
- 1978 on Wikipedia
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