Friday, February 03, 2012

Epic List of Harry Potter Birthdays

Want to celebrate Harry Potter all year long? Here is an epic list of birthdays for the characters and the actors who played them. I've included information on the release dates for the books and films, and other great events too. This page is regularly updated - if you see someone missing, feel free to comment and I'll add the info!


1st - Verne Troyer (Griphook the Goblin), Actress Pam Ferris (Aunt Marge)
6th - Actor Eddie Redmayne (Newt Scamander)
8th - Actor Freddie Stroma (Cormac McLaggen)
9th - Severus Snape, and Actress Imelda Staunton (Dolores Umbridge)
22nd - John Hurt (Ollivander)
26th - Gilderoy Lockhart, Miraphora Mina (film graphic designer)
27th – Richard Bremmer (Lord Voldemort (SS)
28th – Actor Lee Ingleby (Stan Shunpike)
30th - Lily Evans
30th – Tony Maudsley – Grawp


3rd - Actor Warwick Davis
6th - Arthur Weasley
8th - Composer John Williams
9th - Actor CiarĂ¡n Hinds (Alberforth Dumbledore)
13th - Luna Lovegood
15th - Actor Callum Turner (Theseus Scamander)
17th - Actress Bonnie Wright (Ginny Weasley)
21st - Actor Alan Rickman (Severus Snape)
22nd - Actress Julie Waters (Molly Weasley)
23rd - Actress Kelly MacDonald (Helena Ravenclaw)
24th - film graphic designer Eduardo Lima
25th - Actors James and Oliver Phelps (Fred and George Weasley)
26th – Actor Rohan Gotobed (Young Sirius Black)
27th – Actor Timothy Spall (Peter Pettigrew)
28th - Actress Georgina Leonidas (Katie Bell)


1st - Ron Weasley
3rd - Actress Katherine Waterson (Porpentina_Goldstein), Actress Miranda Richardson (Rita Skeeter)
9th - Sybil Trelawney (Before 1962)
10th - Remus Lupin
13th - Actor Harry Melling (Dudley Dursley)
15th - Actor Sean Biggerstaff (Oliver Wood)
18th - Screenwriter Steve Kloves
20th - Actor David Thewlis (Remus Lupin)
21st - Actor Gary Oldman (Sirius Black), Actor Kevin Guthrie (Abernathy)
22nd - Actress Leilah Sutherland (Alicia Spinnet)
27th - Actor Adrian Rawlins (James Potter), James Potter, Julian Glover (Voice of Aragog)
28th - Director Mike Newell (Goblet of Fire)
29th - Actor Brendan Gleeson (Madeye Moody)
30th - Actor Robbie Coltrane (Rubeus Hagrid)


unknown - Teddy Lupin
1st - Fred & George Weasley
9th - Kathryn Hunter (Arabella Figg)
13th - Actor Ron Perlman (Gnarlark)
14th - Production Designer Stuart Craig, actress Julie Christie (Madam Rosmerta), Arthur Bowen (Albus Severus Potter),
15th - Actress Emma Watson (Hermione Granger), Actress Emma Thompson (Sybil Trelawney)
17th - Actor David Bradley (Argus Filch)
18th - Actor David Tennant (Barty Crouch Jr)
28th - Horace Slughorn


1st - Griphook
2nd – Victoire Weasley
5th - Actress Jessie Cave (Lavender Brown)
7th – Actor Robbie Jarvis – Young James Potter
11th - Actress Pam Ferris (Aunt Marge)
12th - Actor Luke Youngblood (Lee Jordan), Actor Domnhall Gleeson (Bill Weasley)
13th - Actress Zoe Wanamaker (Madame Hooch), Actor Robert Pattinson (Cedric Diggory), Actress Samantha Morton (Mary Lou Barebone)
15th - Professor Pomona Sprout, Actress Anna Shaffer (Romilda Vane)
16th – Actor Stanislav Ianveski (Viktor Krum)
17th – Actor Paul Whitehouse (Sir Cadogan)
18th – Actress Miriam Margoyles (Professor Pomona Sprout)
19th - Actress Geraldine Somerville (Lily Potter)
24th - Actor Jim Broadbent (Horace Slughorn)
26th - Actress Helena Bonham Carter (Bellatrix Lestrange), Actor Will Dunn (James Sirius Potter)
31st - Actor Colin Farrell (Percival Graves)


1st – Actor Ray Fearon (Firenze)
5th - Draco Malfoy
6th - Actor Jason Isaacs (Lucius Malfoy)
9th - Actor Johnny Depp (Gellert Grindelwald)
20th – Actress Shefali Chowdhury (Parvati Patil)
23rd – Dudley Dursley
27th - Actor Matthew Lewis (Neville Longbottom)
28th - Dobby the house elf
30th – Actor Predrag Bjelac (Igor Karkaroff)


4th - Actor Ryan Turner (Hugo Weasley)
9th - Actor David O'Hara (Albert Runcorn)
10th - Actress Fiona Shaw (Petunia Dursley)
20th - Actor Jeff Rawle (Amos Diggory)
21st - Actor Jamie Waylett (Vincent Crabbe)
22nd - Actor Rhys Ifans (Xenophilius Lovegood)
23rd - Actor Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter)
26th - Producer David Heyman
27th - Actor Rade Sherbedgia (Gregorovich)
30th - Actress Frances de la Tour (Madame Olympe Maxime)
30th - Neville Longbottom
31st - Actor Richard Griffiths (Vernon Dursley), Harry Potter, & JK Rowling


8th - Actress Katie Leung (Cho Chang)
11th - Ginny Weasley
16th - Actress Evanna Lynch (Luna Lovegood)
17th - Actress Helen McCrory (Narcissa Malfoy)
18th - Actor David Tennant (Bartimus Crouch Jr)
19th - Porpentina_Goldstein
22nd - Actor Mark Williams (Arthur Weasley), and Percy Weasley
23rd - Composer Alexandre Desplat
24th - Actor Jimmy Gardner (Ernie Prang), and Actor Rupert Grint (Ronald Weasley)
26th - Dolores Umbridge
25th - Actress Angelica Mandy (Gabrielle Delacour), and Actor Simon McBurney (Kreacher)
29th - Actor Lenny Henry (Shrunken Head)
30th - Actor Peter Cartwright (Elphias Doge)


4th – Actress Ellie Darcey-Alden (Young Lily Potter)
7th – Actor Hugh Mitchell (Colin Creevey)
9th - Actor John Herdman (Gregory Goyle)
10th- Director Christopher Columbus (Director of Sorcerer's Stone and Chamber of Secrets)
19th - Hermione Granger
22nd - Actor Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy)
26th - Quirinus Quirrell
24th – Kate Fleetwood (Mary Cattermole)
27th - Actress Margery Mason (Hogwarts Trolley Lady)
30th - Actor Ezra Miller (Credence Barebone)


1st - Actor Richard Harris (Albus Dumbledore)
3rd – Actor Christian Coulson (Tom Marvolo Riddle (CoS)
4th - Minerva McGonagall
5th – Actress Tianna Benjamin (Angelina Johnson)
8th –  Actor Ian Hart (Quirinus Quirrell)
11th – Actress Dawn French (The Fat Lady)
17th - Filius Flitwick, Actor Guy Henry (Pius Thicknesse)
19th - Actor Michael Gambon (Albus Dumbledore)
20th – Actor George Harris (Kingsley Shacklebolt), Actor Dan Fogler (Jacob Kowalski)
27th - Actor John Cleese (Nearly Headless Nick), Actor Brontis Jodorowsky (Nicholas Flamel)
28th - Actor Devon Murray (Seamus Finnigan)
30th - Molly Weasley


1st - Actress Natalia Tena (Nymphadora Tonks), Lavender Brown
3rd - Sirius Black
8th - Actor Chris Rankin (Percy Weasley)
22nd – Actor Jamie Campbell Bower (Young Gellert Grinelwald)
24th - Actress Shirley Henderson (Moaning Myrtle)
28th - Alfonso Cuaron (director of Prisoner of Azkaban)
29th - Bill Weasley
30th - Director David Yates
30th - Actress Clemence Poesey (Fleur Delacour)


1st - Actress Zoe Kravitz (Leta Lestrange)
2nd - Actor Alfred Enoch (Dean Thomas)
4th – Actress Gemma Jones (Madam Pomfrey)
6th - Rubeus Hagrid
7th - Mary Lou Barebone
10th - Actor Kenneth Branagh (Gilderoy Lockhart)
12th - Charlie Weasley, Actor Bill Nighy (Rufus Scrimgeour)
22nd - Actor Ralph Fiennes (Voldemort)
23rd - Actress Alison Sudol (Queenie Goldstein)
28th - Actress Maggie Smith (Professor McGonagall)
29th - Actor Jude Law (Albus Dumbledore), Actor Jon Voigt (Henry Shaw Sr)
31st - Tom Riddle / Voldemort

Unknown Full Birthdates:

Characters born between the late 1970s and early 1980s, but the exact date is unknown: Pansy Parkinson, Katie Bell, Cedric Diggory, Seamus Finnigan, Gregory Goyle, Colin Creevey, Marcus Flint, and Oliver Wood

The years are known for the following characters but not the exact dates:
Albus Dumbledore, Alberforth Dumbledore, Albus Severus Potter, Arabella Figg, Argus Filch, Ariana Dumbledore, Colin Creevey, Credence Barebone, Gellert Grindelwald, Hedwig, Helena Ravenclaw, Jacob Kowalski, Leta Lestrange, Lucius Malfoy, Narcissa Malfoy, Newt Scamander, Percival Graves, Poppy Pomfrey, Professor Rolanda Hooch, Rose Granger-Weasley, Scorpius Malfoy, Queenie Goldstein, Theseus Scamander, Tina Goldstein, Vincent Crabbe.


  1. Dolores Umbridge: August 26th before 1965

  2. Brendan Gleeson (Alastor Moody): 29 March (1955)

  3. Luna Lovegood 13 February 1981

  4. Emma Thompson, who played professor Trelawny,April 15th, 1959. Same day as Emma -perfection- Watson!

  5. Hagrid and i share the same birthday

  6. Eddie Redmayne (Newt Scamander) - January 6


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