The following events occurred in the year 1985:
- Slytherin wins the Quidditch Cup but not the House Cup.
- Fred and George Weasley are punished by Arthur Weasley for almost forcing Ron to make the Unbreakable Vow.
- Harry Potter starts at St. Grogory's Primary School, at the age of five with his cousin Dudley Dursley.
- Comic Relief U.K. is founded.
Behind the scenes
- 20 January: Robert Roman Ratajczak, who played a Wedding Guest, born.
- 16 May: Stanislav Ianevski, who played Viktor Krum, born.
- 17 May: Derek Hough,who played a Ravenclaw student in the film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, born
- August: Henry Lloyd-Hughes, who played Roger Davies, born.
- 2 August: Chase Armitage, who played a Snatcher, born.
Notes and references
|20th century : 1980s|
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