The following events occurred in the year 1978:
- Universal Brooms Ltd goes out of business.
- James Potter, Lily Evans, Remus Lupin, Peter Pettigrew, Sirius Black, and Severus Snape leave Hogwarts.
Behind the scenes
- 3 October: Christian Coulson, who played Tom Riddle in the film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, is born.
Notes and references
- ↑ Quidditch Through the Ages, Chapter 9 (The Development of the Racing Broom)
- ↑ They turned eleven between September 1959 and August 1960 meaning they started Hogwarts in September 1961. Therefore, they would have left seven years later in July 1978.
- ↑ "Some Random Facts About The Weasley Family" on J. K. Rowling's official site
- ↑ Christian Coulson on Wikipedia
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