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2000s at Wikipedia
July 2000: The novel is first published. Interest in the Harry Potter novels reaches a crescendo, particularly in North America, where overnight line-ups and near-instant sell-outs of the book receive wide media coverage, bringing Harry Potter to wide mainstream attention.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire 2001: and Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them are first published. These are the first official Harry Potter spin-off works by Quidditch Through the Ages J. K. Rowling and are published for charity.
November 2001: The film adaptation of is released by Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Warner Bros., launching the film series. The US release is retitled Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone.
25 October, 2002: Richard Harris, who portrayed Albus Dumbledore in the first two movie adaptations of the Harry Potter books, dies of Hodgkins' Disease.
November 2002: The film adaptation of is released.
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets June 2003: After a three-year interval, the Harry Potter novel series resumes as the novel is first published.
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix May 2004: The film adaptation of is released.
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban July 2005: The novel is first published.
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince November 2005: The film adaptation of is released.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire 26 June 2006: , a specially filmed mini-adventure featuring the cast of the Harry Potter films, is shown as part of The Queen's Handbag Children's Party at the Palace, a celebration of the 80th birthday of Queen Elizabeth II.
2007: is first published in an extremely limited edition for charity.
The Tales of Beedle the Bard 2008: The film , starring Yes Man Jim Carrey, is released to theatres. Produced by David Heyman (producer of the Potter film series), the movie contains several references to the franchise, includes footage from and Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone , and a scene in which Carrey and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Zooey Deschanel dress up as Harry Potter and Hermione Granger, respectively.
June 2008: A short story by J. K. Rowling, dubbed the " Harry Potter Prequel" is first published online.
December 2008: A mass-market edition of is released to the general public.
The Tales of Beedle the Bard June 2009: Michael Jackson (a.k.a. the King of Pop) dies. He is among the celebrities that became a fan of the Harry Potter series. He invited Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint on his last concerts tour in London, however the concerts didn't happen because of his death.
July 2009: The film adaptation of is released.
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince 2009: Less than eight years after it began, the Harry Potter film series has now become the highest-grossing film series ever, surpassing the 45-year-old, 22-film James Bond series.
May 2010: Jimmy Gardner, who played Ernie Prang in the film adaptation of , dies by pneumonia.
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban July 2011: J. K. Rowling, the author of the Harry Potter series, opens the Pottermore Registration.
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