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====11 March, 2013====
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*...that the '''[[Barry Wee Willie Winkle|oldest recorded wizard]]''' reached the age of 755 in 1991, even though wizard life expectancy in Britain only reached 137¾ years in the mid-1990s?
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====17 February, 2013====
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*...that in a Quidditch game in [[1920s|1921]], [[Tutshill Tornados]] Seeker '''[[Roderick Plumpton]]''' caught the [[Golden Snitch]] in only three and a half seconds?
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====11 February, 2013====
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*...that '''[[Muggle-born]]''' witches and wizards inherit their magical ability from a [[Squib]] ancestor?
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*...that the broom-sport of '''[[Quodpot]]''' is more popular in the [[United States of America|United States]] rather than the traditional [[Europe|European]] [[Quidditch]]?
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====15 January, 2013====
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*...that when '''[[Alfonso Cuarón]]''' became director for [[Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (film)|''Prisoner of Azkaban'']], in order to acquaint himself with the three leads, he asked each of them to write an essay about their characters from a first-person perspective. True to character, [[Emma Watson]] ([[Hermione Granger|Hermione]]) wrote a 16-page essay, [[Daniel Radcliffe]] ([[Harry Potter|Harry]]) wrote a simple one-page summary, and [[Rupert Grint]] ([[Ronald Weasley|Ron]]) never turned his in.
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====11 November, 2012====
 
====11 November, 2012====
 
*...that in the end credits of the '''[[Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (film)|''Goblet of Fire'' film]]''', it says: "''No [[dragon]]s were harmed in the making of this movie''"?
 
*...that in the end credits of the '''[[Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (film)|''Goblet of Fire'' film]]''', it says: "''No [[dragon]]s were harmed in the making of this movie''"?

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11 March, 2013Edit

  • ...that the oldest recorded wizard reached the age of 755 in 1991, even though wizard life expectancy in Britain only reached 137¾ years in the mid-1990s?

17 February, 2013Edit

11 February, 2013Edit

15 January, 2013Edit

11 November, 2012Edit

28 January, 2012Edit

22 June, 2011Edit

30 April, 2011Edit

3 March, 2011Edit

11 October, 2010Edit

17 April, 2010Edit

  • ...that Dumbledore has a scar above his left knee that is a perfect map of the London Underground?
  • ...that in 1979, Caractacus Phelps exploded eight hundred Stink Pellets by dropping them from the roof of the Daily Prophet building into Diagon Alley below, as an April Fool's joke?

15 January, 2010Edit

  • ...that the name of the one-eyed witch whose statue hides a passageway to Hogsmeade is Gunhilda of Gorsemoor?
  • ...that Hermione Granger was the only member of the trio who returned to Hogwarts to complete their seventh year?
  • ...that "Erised" is "desire" spelled backwards because the mirror shows one what they want most in the world?

31 October, 2009Edit

  • ...the Ministry of Magic visitor's code to get in through the phone booth was the combination 6-2-4-4-2 which can spell out "magic"?
  • ...Hermione Granger's middle name was changed from "Jane" to "Jean" to avoid sharing a middle name with Umbridge?
  • ...that Harry Potter joined the Auror Department at age 17?
  • ...the bite of a Mackled Malaclaw will cause the victim to be highly unlucky for up to a week after the injury?
  • ...that Aberforth Dumbledore once made newspaper headlines for practicing illegal charms on goats?

12 June, 2009Edit

4 April, 2009Edit

8 November, 2008Edit

12 October, 2007Edit

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