Wikia

Harry Potter Wiki

Changes: 1999

Edit

Back to page

m (Notes and references)
 
(3 intermediate revisions by 2 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
 
==Events==
 
==Events==
*[[7 February|7]] or [[8 February]]:
+
*[[5 February]]: [[Rufus Fudge]], nephew of former [[Minister for Magic]] [[Cornelius Fudge]], [[Vanishing Spell|Vanishes]] a [[Muggle]] "tube train" for a bet. The [[Muggle]]s do not notice that the train had gone missing, but Fudge is suspended from the [[Improper Use of Magic Office]], after an inquiry is launched [[7 February|two days later]].<ref name="DPN">''[[Daily Prophet Newsletters]]''</ref>
**[[Rufus Fudge]], nephew of former [[Minister for Magic]] [[Cornelius Fudge]], [[Vanishing Spell|Vanishes]] a [[Muggle]] "tube train" for a bet. The [[Muggle]]s do not notice that the train had gone missing, but Fudge is suspended from the [[Improper Use of Magic Office]].<ref name="DPN">''[[Daily Prophet Newsletters]]''</ref>
+
*Around [[8 February]]:
 
**A three-broom crash takes place over the [[River Mersey]], in [[Liverpool]], between late ticket holders for a [[Celestina Warbeck]] concert.{{Fact}}
 
**A three-broom crash takes place over the [[River Mersey]], in [[Liverpool]], between late ticket holders for a [[Celestina Warbeck]] concert.{{Fact}}
 
**An anti-[[Troll]] meeting, attended by [[Artemius Lawson]], is invaded by Troll Rights activists. The Trolls knock out the Pro-Troll Rights spokeswitch in the conflict.<ref name="DPN"/>
 
**An anti-[[Troll]] meeting, attended by [[Artemius Lawson]], is invaded by Troll Rights activists. The Trolls knock out the Pro-Troll Rights spokeswitch in the conflict.<ref name="DPN"/>
Line 9: Line 9:
 
**[[Wilda Griffiths]], [[Chaser]] for [[Puddlemere United]], wins match against [[Wigtown Wanderers]].<ref name="DPN"/>
 
**[[Wilda Griffiths]], [[Chaser]] for [[Puddlemere United]], wins match against [[Wigtown Wanderers]].<ref name="DPN"/>
 
**[[Chudley Cannons]] draw their game against [[Caerphilly Catapults]], breaking a sixteen-game losing streak.<ref name="DPN"/>
 
**[[Chudley Cannons]] draw their game against [[Caerphilly Catapults]], breaking a sixteen-game losing streak.<ref name="DPN"/>
*[[31 May]] or [[1 June]]:
+
*Around [[1 June]]:
 
**[[Chipping Clodbury]] [[Chipping Clodbury riot|riot]]: [[Brotherhood of Goblins|B.O.G.]] supporters run a riot during a meeting with representatives from the [[Department for the Regulation and Control of Magical Creatures]], in order to discuss the creation of a [[Goblin Bill of Rights]]. The goblins used illegal wands for transfiguration and called for the release of activist [[Hodrod the Horny-Handed]]. Goblin-wizard relations are reported by the ''[[Daily Prophet]]'' to be at an all-time low.<ref name="DPN"/>
 
**[[Chipping Clodbury]] [[Chipping Clodbury riot|riot]]: [[Brotherhood of Goblins|B.O.G.]] supporters run a riot during a meeting with representatives from the [[Department for the Regulation and Control of Magical Creatures]], in order to discuss the creation of a [[Goblin Bill of Rights]]. The goblins used illegal wands for transfiguration and called for the release of activist [[Hodrod the Horny-Handed]]. Goblin-wizard relations are reported by the ''[[Daily Prophet]]'' to be at an all-time low.<ref name="DPN"/>
 
**[[Cormack McLeod]], manager of [[Montrose Magpies]], sacks [[Alasdair Maddock]] from the team after the latter was caught trying a [[Muggle]] sport that uses "peculiar metal sticks" to hit "non-flying balls into holes in the ground". (a reference to [[wikipedia:golf|golf]])<ref name="DPN"/>
 
**[[Cormack McLeod]], manager of [[Montrose Magpies]], sacks [[Alasdair Maddock]] from the team after the latter was caught trying a [[Muggle]] sport that uses "peculiar metal sticks" to hit "non-flying balls into holes in the ground". (a reference to [[wikipedia:golf|golf]])<ref name="DPN"/>
Line 16: Line 16:
 
**Narrow win over the [[Wigtown Wanderers]] breaks the [[Chudley Cannons]]' seventeen-game losing streak.<ref name="DPN"/>
 
**Narrow win over the [[Wigtown Wanderers]] breaks the [[Chudley Cannons]]' seventeen-game losing streak.<ref name="DPN"/>
 
*[[June]]: [[Ginevra Weasley|Ginny Weasley]] and [[Luna Lovegood]] probably leave [[Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry|Hogwarts]] at this time. [[Hermione Granger]] also would have graduated from Hogwarts during this time because her seventh and final year was delayed by the quest for the [[Horcrux]]es and the [[Battle of Hogwarts|situation at Hogwarts]] during the [[1997–1998 school year]]. Hermione also took her [[Nastily Exhausting Wizarding Test|N.E.W.T.s]] at this time.{{Fact}}
 
*[[June]]: [[Ginevra Weasley|Ginny Weasley]] and [[Luna Lovegood]] probably leave [[Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry|Hogwarts]] at this time. [[Hermione Granger]] also would have graduated from Hogwarts during this time because her seventh and final year was delayed by the quest for the [[Horcrux]]es and the [[Battle of Hogwarts|situation at Hogwarts]] during the [[1997–1998 school year]]. Hermione also took her [[Nastily Exhausting Wizarding Test|N.E.W.T.s]] at this time.{{Fact}}
*[[30 September]] or [[1 October]]:
+
*Around [[1 October]]:
**Plans to restrict [[Halloween]] celebrations, the only time of the year wizards can be "out and about" without arousing the suspicions of [[Muggle]]s, are announced by the [[British Ministry of Magic|Ministry of Magic]]. [[Celestina Warbeck]], the singing sorceress, and others protest the decision. Dangerous Hallowe'en incidents involve exploding pumpkins and broom accidents, leading to busy wards at [[St. Mungo's Hospital for Magical Maladies and Injuries]].<ref name="DPN"/>
+
**Plans to restrict [[Hallowe'en]] celebrations, the only time of the year wizards can be "out and about" without arousing the suspicions of [[Muggle]]s, are announced by the [[British Ministry of Magic|Ministry of Magic]]. [[Celestina Warbeck]], the singing sorceress, and others protest the decision. Dangerous Hallowe'en incidents involve exploding pumpkins and broom accidents, leading to busy wards at [[St. Mungo's Hospital for Magical Maladies and Injuries]].<ref name="DPN"/>
 
**[[Professor]] [[Regulus Moonshine]] develops a potion that reduces the appetite for human flesh in [[hag]]s.<ref name="DPN"/>
 
**[[Professor]] [[Regulus Moonshine]] develops a potion that reduces the appetite for human flesh in [[hag]]s.<ref name="DPN"/>
 
**Ministry fears of violence at the match between traditional rivals [[Holyhead Harpies]] and [[Puddlemere United]] are realised when former Harpy, Chaser [[Wilda Griffiths]], disappears midway during the match. Many Puddlemere and Holyhead supporters had handed in "dummy" wands at the gates and used their real wands during the ensuing riot. After the match, the ''[[Daily Prophet]]'' reports that Holyhead team captain [[Gwenog Jones]] is "''helping the Ministry with its enquiries''".<ref name="DPN"/>
 
**Ministry fears of violence at the match between traditional rivals [[Holyhead Harpies]] and [[Puddlemere United]] are realised when former Harpy, Chaser [[Wilda Griffiths]], disappears midway during the match. Many Puddlemere and Holyhead supporters had handed in "dummy" wands at the gates and used their real wands during the ensuing riot. After the match, the ''[[Daily Prophet]]'' reports that Holyhead team captain [[Gwenog Jones]] is "''helping the Ministry with its enquiries''".<ref name="DPN"/>
 
**Shock of another [[Chudley Cannons]] win causes the collapse of their manager [[Ragmar Dorkins]].<ref name="DPN"/>
 
**Shock of another [[Chudley Cannons]] win causes the collapse of their manager [[Ragmar Dorkins]].<ref name="DPN"/>
 
==Births==
 
*[[7 February|7]] or [[8 February]]:
 
**[[Egmont Hobday|Egmont Elvert Hobday]]<ref name="DPN"/>
 
**[[Griselda Jorkins|Griselda Harmonia Jorkins]]<ref name="DPN"/>
 
   
 
==Deaths==
 
==Deaths==
Line 40: Line 35:
   
 
[[nl:1999]]
 
[[nl:1999]]
  +
[[pl:1999]]
 
[[Category:Years|99]]
 
[[Category:Years|99]]

Latest revision as of 20:31, November 27, 2013

EventsEdit

DeathsEdit

External linksEdit

Notes and referencesEdit

20th century : 1990s
1990 - 1991 - 1992 - 1993 - 1994 - 1995 - 1996 - 1997 - 1998 - 1999

Around Wikia's network

Random Wiki