25 Unknown Facts About Harry Potter

Everyone knows who Harry Potter is, but only a few among us know some interesting facts about what went down behind the scenes of the movies about Harry, and many other unknown facts about the wizarding world.

These 25 Unknown Facts About Harry Potter will shock the Muggle in you:

#25 – Harry Potter and J.K. Rowling Were Born on the Very Same Day

Harry Potter and his creator, J.K. Rowling, blow out the birthday candles on the same day – July 31st.  However, that’s not the only influence that Harry Potter’s creator had on the series’ characters.

For example, J.K. Rowling explains that Hermione’s character is a bit like hers character when she was young. Hermione’s favorite animal is an otter, which is also her Patronus. However, J.K. Rowling’s favorite animal is an otter as well! And yeah, Dumbledore’s favorite drink is lemon sherbet, which is Rowling’s favorite drink as well. We see what you did there, J.K.!