Monday 11 February It is later revealed in Goblet of Fire that Fawkes was the phoenix whose feathers provide the magical core in Harry's and Voldemort's wands. In the opening chapter of the first novel of the series, Dumbledore arrives at number four, Privet Drive in Little WhingingSurrey. He is also responsible for somehow enchanting the Mirror so that it hides the Philosopher's Stone and only someone who looked into the Mirror and whose desire was "to find the Stone Yes you are absolutely right. It is speculated that his brother's punch during their sister's funeral may have played a role in shaping his nose.
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Rowling's live interview on Scholastic. His abilities as a wizard are combined with a kind of cunning and subtlety of mind that allowed him to comprehend human nature and turn the better aspects of humanity trust, love, and friendship to Voldemort's disadvantage in particular. During the last book, Harry finds out that he must die because he is a Horcrux. Compiled by Martin Chilton. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Film 50 great quotes about acting. The same book established their sister Ariana who, at six years old, suffered a vicious attack by three male Muggle youths who had witnessed her doing magic.
Because Dumbledore's parents were absent his father in Azkaban and his mother deadAlbus became the head of the family and it became his duty to put food on the table, as they were not left with much gold. Snape told Dumbledore that he had little more than a year to live. Ian McKellen was offered the role, but he turned it down, having played the similar character Gandalf in The Lord of the Rings trilogyas well as feeling it would have been inappropriate to take Harris's role, as Harris had called McKellen a "dreadful" actor. He knows that Harry will be protected by the special magic caused by his mother's sacrifice, after he evokes the magic of the bond of blood and Harry's aunt, his mother's sister - Petunia Evans Dursley, sealed it by accepting her nephew into her home. In the first chapter of Philosopher's StoneDumbledore is seen using the Deluminatora device for removing and later returning light, and for use as a homing device. Shrouded in purple velvet, he is entombed in a white marble sarcophagus beside the lake at Hogwarts, and it is said that he is the only headmaster to be buried on the school grounds.