Harry (because he lives through the series - you heard it here first, folks :P) is 26 today, and his creator, Jo Rowling, is 41. As is custom here on Leaky, we've brought you some special artwork to celebrate, this time from fandom artist PrettyAnnaMoon, who has given us the following (open full articleContinued...
Today is our own Alex Robbin's (otherwise known as Super Alex Robbin) birthday! He's a senior Leaky programmer and he usually pretty much rules the world around here. Love you, Alex - have a happy day!
Jessica Rowling becomes an official teenager today! Happy birthday, Jessica -- and cheers to the entire Rowling-Murray family!
Today is the 17th birthday of my favorite evil Slytherin, Jamie Waylett (aka Vincent Crabbe). Jamie, we hope you have an awesome one, and we can't wait to see what horribly embarrassing thing happens to Crabbe in Order of the Phoenix! :)
It's the first time we've remembered to celebrate it, but nonetheless: Six years ago today, before Goblet of Fire had come out in hardback, Kevin C. Murphy published a teeny little news blog called The Leaky Cauldron and made the first post of what has become the oldest Harry Potter news archive online. It said: "WelcomeContinued...
Today is actor Matt Lewis's 17th birthday - that's right, the fumbling little Neville we met in 2001 has become a full-fledged adult. Congrats to the Leeds native, whom we hope has a birthday with everything he wants on't!
Oh what glad tidings and joy I have this day
Everyone, won't you please join in and say
Here's to you, Jason Isaacs,
Happy 43 Birthday!
Here's to you Jason, our favorite beautiful blue-eyed baddie! May you always wear the Paris Hilton wig as Lucius Malfoy with style for years to come. Cheers to you on yourContinued...
Well, after the events in Book Six, it's hard to say this, but I guess we should join in for a chorus of 'Happy Birthday Draco Malfoy', as noted on the calendar for June 5 on JKRowling.com.
Recently, actor Dan Radcliffe (Harry Potter) wrote to fans asking that in lieu of gifts for his upcoming 17th birthday, donations be made in support of his favorite charity, Demelza House. As such, both DanRadcliffe.co.uk, and DanRadcliffe.com have now both launched their annual birthday charity fundraisers.Continued...
It is fitting that May, the month for flowers, sees the birthday of our favorite Herbology professor Miriam Margoyles (Professor Sprout)! Today Miriam is celebrating her 65th birthday. Cheers! (and gooo Hufflepuff!)
Lift your mugs
and give a shout
Let's celebrate the birthday
of Pomona Sprout!
The calendar on J.K.Rowling.com has been updated to say that May 15th is the birthday of our favorite Herbology Professor, Pomona Sprout! Gooooo Hufflepuff!
David Tennant (Barty Crouch, Jr.) is having a great week! Not only did his new series, Dr. Who, New Earth have a terrific premiere, but today is his 35th birthday. Happy Birthday, Mr. Tennant!
Emma Watson, otherwise known as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter films, turns 16 today, and Emma Thompson, otherwise known as Sybill Trelawney in the Harry Potter films, turns -somethisumwhuh- today. Happy birthday, ladies!