"Zabini, who was interrogated after McLaggen, turned out to have a famously beautiful witch for a mother (from what Harry could make out, she had been married seven times, each of her husbands dying mysteriously and leaving her mounds of gold)."

These seven individuals (d. before 1996) were all married to Blaise Zabini's mother at some point, later having died mysteriously and leaving the widow with "mounds of gold".[1] Which, if any of them, was Blaise's biological father remained unknown.


Notes and references

  1. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, Chapter 7 (The Slug Club)