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Minister Ignatius Tuft was Minister for Magic from 1959 to 1962. Tuft was a hard-liner who capitalised on his mother Wilhelmina Tuft's popularity to gain election for a single term. He promised to institute a controversial and dangerous Dementor breeding programme and was forced from office in 1962.[2]

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Notes and references

  1. According to Pottermore, Nobby Leach (Minister for Magic between 1962 and 1968) was the first Muggle-born wizard ever to be appointed to the office.
  2. Writing by J.K. Rowling: "Ministers for Magic" at Pottermore


Minister for Magic of Great Britain
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