19th August 2017
It seems like some new fact about the Harry Potter series is revealed almost every day, even though it was first released over 20 years ago. If you can’t get enough trivia from the wizarding world, you’ve just hit the mother lode
Royalty and the Weasley Names
There’s Also (King) George and (Prince) Fred
Hedwig, Beloved Pet and… Protector of Orphans?
Sirius, You’re A Star
The Black Sisters Have Ties to World War II
Quirrell’s Two Faces Have Mythological Roots
Voldemort’s Own Wand Failed Him, Too
Dobby Is Very Appropriately Named
Argus Filch Really Does See All
We All Feel A Little Bad For Him, Though
Wolf Names Lead to Wolf People
Fenrir Greyback is also named after a giant wolf named Fenrir, who is often referenced in Norse mythology. Oddly enough, it was actually Fenrir who bit Lupin and turned him into a werewolf in the first place, along with Bill Weasley and Lavender Brown.