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Rufus Scrimgeour

Rufus Scrimgeour addressing the Ministry

Shrewd successor of Cornelius Fudge as Minister for Magic


Rufus Scrimgeour fact file


Skills

Highly regarded as a skilled Auror

Death

1st August, 1997

Harry and Arthur Weasley inside the Minstry of Magic.

Ministers for Magic

By J.K. Rowling


Rufus Scrimgeour gives a speech at the Ministry of Magic

Scrimgeour's speech


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Dumbledore’s man through and through, aren’t you, Potter?


Rufus Scrimgeour
Professor Umbridge's office at Hogwarts.

Dolores Umbridge

By J.K. Rowling


Scrimgeour dicusses Albus Dumbledore's will with Harry, Ron and Hermione at The Burrow

The will of Albus Dumbledore


The lynx Patronus interrupts Bill and Fleur's wedding with a warning.

Kingsley's word of warning


‘“To Harry James Potter,”’ he read, and Harry’s insides contracted with a sudden excitement, ‘“I leave the Snitch he caught in his...


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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

By J.K. Rowling