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Albus Dumbledore

Hogwarts Headmaster, founder of the Order of the Phoenix, with a fondness for sherbet lemon and knitting patterns


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Do not pity the dead, Harry. Pity the living, and, above all, those who live without love.


Albus Dumbledore
Dumbledore uses the Elder Wand to extract a memory

The Elder Wand


Dumbledore's funeral

Order of Merlin

By J.K. Rowling


Dumbledore and Harry watch Tom Riddle as a child in a memory.

Pensieve

By J.K. Rowling


Dumbledore and Harry watch Tom Riddle as a child in a memory.

Meeting Tom Riddle


Harry reads the engraving on Gryffindor's Sword with Dumbledore.

The Sword of Gryffindor


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There are all kinds of courage. It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends


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Dumbledore escapes from Professor Umbridge and Cornelius Fudge.

Dumbledore’s escape


Albus Dumbledore fact file


Full Name

Albus Percival Wulfric Brian Dumbledore

Birthday

1881

Wand

Elder and Thestral tail hair, fifteen inches

House

Gryffindor

Patronus

Phoenix

Parents

Percival and Kendra Dumbledore

Skills

Considered by many to be one of the most powerful wizards of his time

Hobbies

Ten pin bowling and chamber music

Death

30 June 1997