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Harry Potter

Harry Potter is The Boy Who Lived, singled out by Lord Voldemort at birth to be his greatest rival, and our hero

Harry in front of the Mirror of erised

The Potter Family

By J.K. Rowling

Harry holds up the Qudditch Cup.

Gryffindor win the Quidditch cup

The Gryffindor Common Room

The Original Forty

By J.K. Rowling

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Pity you can’t attach an extra arm to yours, Malfoy. Then it could catch the Snitch for you.

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An illustration of Harry in the Owlery.

In the Owlery

Harry, Ron and the Patil twins at the Yule Ball.

All dressed up

Ron flying Harry's Firebolt from the Prisoner of Azkaban


By J.K. Rowling

The Knightbus with beds in it

The Knight Bus

By J.K. Rowling

Ginny and Harry kiss

8 adorable Harry and Ginny moments

An illustration of Harry with gills

Breathing underwater

I dreamed a giant called Hagrid came to tell me I was going to a school for wizards. When I open my eyes I’ll be at home in my cupboard...


Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

By J.K. Rowling

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Just promise never to try and save my life again.

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Harry and Dumbledore's Army in the Room of Requirement

The essential spells taught to Dumbledore's Army

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It’s got to be like this. It’s got to be me.

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Harry Potter fact file

Full Name

Harry James Potter


31 July 1980


Holly and Phoenix feather, eleven inches, nice and supple, it shares its core with Voldemort's wand






Lily and James Potter


Parseltongue, Defence Against the Dark Arts, skilled Seeker