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Vernon Dursley

An illustration of Uncle Vernon in casual clothes

Harry Potter’s uncle by marriage, Petunia’s husband, Dudley’s father. Expresses his prejudiced views at every opportunity


Vernon Dursley fact file


Skills

Schmoozing clients, pretending magic doesn't exist

Hobbies

Complaining about Harry’s hair; spoiling his son, Dudley

Harry's bedroom was the cupboard under the stairs for eleven years.

Vernon & Petunia Dursley

By J.K. Rowling


He hurried to his car and set off home, hoping he was imagining things, which he had never hoped before, because he didn't approve of...


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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

By J.K. Rowling

Illustration of Vernon Dursley from the Chamber of Secrets.

Vernon Dursley


Uncle Vernon finds Harry being rescued by the Weasleys in their flying Ford Anglia

Escape from Privet Drive


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I AM NOT PAYING FOR SOME CRACKPOT OLD FOOL TO TEACH HIM MAGIC TRICKS!


Vernon Dursley
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Are you threatening me, sir?


Vernon Dursley
The Dursley family photo, Dudley is wearing his Smeltings school uniform

15 times Harry ruined the Dursleys’ day


Aunt Marge bouncing on the cieling

Marge Dursley

By J.K. Rowling