Joyful birthday, Harry Potter! Don’t fear, we haven’t gone mad; it’s simply that July 31 is the canon birthday date of everybody’s favourite wizard. On high of that, it’s the day that Harry Potter‘s life modified without end again when he was eleven years outdated.
Suppose again to summer time 1991. After the Dursleys are pushed to the brink by Hogwarts letters, Vernon whisked away Petunia, Dudley, and Harry off to a distant location within the hopes that Hogwarts’ owls wouldn’t have the ability to discover them. And in equity, they didn’t.
It’s because Rubeus Hagrid himself hand-delivered Harry’s Hogwarts letter. In each the fantasy film and ebook, the Harry Potter character fairly actually busts their door down simply minutes after Harry formally turned eleven. Then, properly, you recognize the remainder… In the event you’ve been preserving depend, this could make Harry Potter 43 years outdated in in the present day’s timeline. Which means ’19 years later,’ the epilogue following Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, would’ve technically occurred in 2017.
Then, as we all know, the occasions of Harry Potter and the Cursed Little one occurred within the autumn of 2020. We presume Hogwarts didn’t have to stick to tiered Covid lockdowns.
As Harry turns 43, this could imply that we’re approaching to 3 years because the occasions of Harry Potter and the Cursed Little one. Maybe Harry continues to be heading up the Legislation Enforcement division on the Ministry. Perhaps Ron continues to be working Weasley’s Wizard Wheezes. And we hope Hermione continues to be the Minister of Magic.
However most of all, as Albus Severus prepares for his penultimate yr at Hogwarts, let’s hope his time on the wizarding faculty is rather less eventful than his father’s!
To have fun this particular birthday, why not try all of the Harry Potter films so as? We even have a information to the Harry Potter and the Cursed Little one launch date, in case they determine ever to make a film model. However even when they don’t, we all know a televised adaptation of the novel collection is coming, so you’ll want to try our article breaking down the Harry Potter TV collection launch date.
Will any of the unique Harry Potter solid return? It’s unlikely, however replicate on a few of their greatest moments with us with our information on easy methods to watch Return to Hogwarts.