Harry Potter | Wizarding World

Harry Potter is a wizard and also the titular character of the Wizarding World. His story begins as he finds this out on his 11th birthday and is enrolled in Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Harry Potter’s story is very complicated because his parents were killed by a dark wizard named Voldemort, who tried to kill Harry too, but his killing spell didn’t work. Voldemort is Harry Potter’s nemesis, and he is very powerful but very evil. He does lots of bad things, and wants to take over the wizarding world, and treat muggles (non magical folk) as second class citizens. Harry Potter has to defeat Voldemort, which is a really long process that takes seven years.

How old is Harry Potter in the series?

Harry Potter was born on July 31, 1980 and at the start of the series he was 11. Throughout the extent of the series, readers see Harry Potter grow and evolve. At the end of the series, Harry Potter has reached the age of 17 and is considered an adult in the wizarding world.

When did Harry Potter first come out?

The first Harry Potter book, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone was published on June 26, 1997, and the last book was published in 2007. Subsequently, the first Harry Potter film was released on November 14, 2001 and the last film was released in 2011. Both the films and books have a large fan base.

What is Hogwarts?

Hogwarts is a wizarding school and is regarded as the finest wizarding school in the world. The wizarding school is located in the Scottish Highlands of Great Britain. Hogwarts has 4 founders -Godric Gryffindor, Helga Hufflepuff, Rowena Ravenclaw, and Salazar Slytherin. Hogwarts begins training children with magical abilities at the age of 11.

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Alastor Moody
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-C
Guide-2-A
Guide-2-D
Guide-3-D
19600
6’1” | 1.85 m
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2000)
Alastor Moody
185.000
2000.00
19600
3D
Alastor Moody
Albus Dumbledore
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-D
Guide-2-A
Guide-2-D
Guide-3-A
105000
6’1” | 1.85 m (Harris); 6’0” | 1.83 m (Gambon)
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (1998)
Albus Dumbledore
183.000
1998.00
105000
3D
Albus Dumbledore
Bellatrix Lestrange
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-C
Guide-2-B
Guide-3-B
54000
5’2" | 1.57 m
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2000)
Bellatrix Lestrange
157.000
2000.00
54000
3D
Bellatrix Lestrange
Cedric Diggory
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-C
Guide-2-E
Guide-3-C
29000
6’1” | 1.85 m
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (1999)
Cedric Diggory
185.000
1999.00
29000
3D
Cedric Diggory
Cho Chang
Guide-1-A
Guide-2-F
Guide-2-E
Guide-3-D
26000
5'5" | 1.65 m
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2000)
Cho Chang
165.000
2000.00
26000
3D
Cho Chang
Cornelius Fudge
Guide-1-A
Guide-2-C
10000
5'9" | 1.75 m
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (1998)
Cornelius Fudge
175.000
1998.00
10000
3D
Cornelius Fudge
Dementor
Guide-1-F
Guide-2-B
Guide-2-C
21000
9’10” | 3 m
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (1999)
Dementor
300.000
1999.00
21000
3D
Dementor
Dobby
Guide-1-F
61500
3’6” | 1.06 m
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (1998)
Dobby
106.000
1998.00
61500
3D
Dobby
Draco Malfoy
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-C
Guide-2-B
Guide-2-E
Guide-3-B
77000
5'9" | 1.75 m
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997)
Draco Malfoy
175.000
1997.00
77000
3D
Draco Malfoy
Dudley Dursley
Guide-1-B
9700
5'9" | 1.75 m
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997)
Dudley Dursley
175.000
1997.00
9700
3D
Dudley Dursley
Filius Flitwick
Guide-1-A
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3500
3’6” | 1.06 m
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (1999)
Filius Flitwick
106.000
1999.00
3500
3D
Filius Flitwick
Fleur Delecour
Guide-1-A
Guide-2-A
26000
5’7" | 1.70 m
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2000)
Fleur Delecour
170.000
2000.00
26000
3D
Fleur Delecour
Gellert Grindelwald
Guide-1-A
30000
5'10" | 1.78 m
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (2007)
Gellert Grindelwald
178.000
2007.00
30000
3D
Gellert Grindelwald
Gilderoy Lockhart
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-D
Guide-2-D
Guide-3-D
21000
5'10" | 1.78 m
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (1998)
Gilderoy Lockhart
178.000
1998.00
21000
3D
Gilderoy Lockhart
Ginny Weasley
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-C
Guide-2-F
Guide-2-E
Guide-3-A
62000
5’6” | 1.68 m
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997)
Ginny Weasley
168.000
1997.00
62000
3D
Ginny Weasley
Harry Potter
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Guide-2-E
Guide-3-A
809000
5'5" | 1.65 m
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997)
Harry Potter
165.000
1997.00
809000
3D
Harry Potter
Hermione Granger
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-E
Guide-2-F
Guide-2-E
Guide-3-A
107000
5'5" | 1.65 m
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997)
Hermione Granger
165.000
1997.00
107000
3D
Hermione Granger
5’4” | 1.63 m
July 31, 1965
J. K. Rowling
163.000
1965.00
360000
3D
J. K. Rowling
James Potter
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-C
Guide-2-A
Guide-3-A
12000
5’8” | 1.73 m
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997)
James Potter
173.000
1997.00
12000
3D
James Potter
Kingsley Shacklebolt
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-C
Guide-2-A
6400
6’2" | 1.88 m
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2003)
Kingsley Shacklebolt
188.000
2003.00
6400
3D
Kingsley Shacklebolt
Leta Lestrange
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-C
Guide-2-C
Guide-3-B
35000
5’2" | 1.57 m
Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them (2016)
Leta Lestrange
157.000
2016.00
35000
3D
Leta Lestrange
Lily Potter
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-E
Guide-2-A
Guide-3-A
8500
5’6” | 1.68 m
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997)
Lily Potter
168.000
1997.00
8500
3D
Lily Potter
Lord Voldemort
Guide-1-A
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164000
5’11” | 1.80 m
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997)
Lord Voldemort
180.000
1997.00
164000
3D
Lord Voldemort
Lucius Malfoy
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-C
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32000
5’11” | 1.80 m
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997)
Lucius Malfoy
180.000
1997.00
32000
3D
Lucius Malfoy
Luna Lovegood
Guide-1-A
Guide-2-F
Guide-2-E
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120000
5’2" | 1.57 m
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2003)
Luna Lovegood
157.000
2003.00
120000
3D
Luna Lovegood
Minerva McGonagall
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-D
Guide-2-A
Guide-2-D
Guide-3-A
20000
5'5" | 1.65 m
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997)
Minerva McGonagall
165.000
1997.00
20000
3D
Minerva McGonagall
Molly Weasley
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-C
Guide-2-A
Guide-3-A
11000
5’3” | 1.60 m
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997)
Molly Weasley
160.000
1997.00
11000
3D
Molly Weasley
Myrtle Warren
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-E
Guide-2-E
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29000
5’1” | 1.55 m
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (1998)
Myrtle Warren
155.000
1998.00
29000
3D
Myrtle Warren
Neville Longbottom
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Guide-3-A
50000
6’0” | 1.83 m
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997)
Neville Longbottom
183.000
1997.00
50000
3D
Neville Longbottom
Newt Scamander
Guide-1-A
Guide-2-C
Guide-3-C
67000
6’0” | 1.83 m
Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them (2001)
Newt Scamander
183.000
2001.00
67000
3D
Newt Scamander
Nymphadora Tonks
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-D
Guide-2-A
Guide-3-C
31000
5'5" | 1.65 m
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2003)
Nymphadora Tonks
165.000
2003.00
31000
3D
Nymphadora Tonks
Peter Pettigrew
Guide-1-A
Guide-2-A
Guide-2-B
Guide-3-A
26400
5’7" | 1.70 m
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (1999)
Peter Pettigrew
170.000
1999.00
26400
3D
Peter Pettigrew
Remus Lupin
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-D
Guide-2-A
Guide-2-D
Guide-3-A
32000
6’2" | 1.88 m
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (1999)
Remus Lupin
188.000
1999.00
32000
3D
Remus Lupin
Rita Skeeter
Guide-1-A
13000
5'5" | 1.65 m
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2000)
Rita Skeeter
165.000
2000.00
13000
3D
Rita Skeeter
Ron Weasley
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Guide-1-C
Guide-2-F
Guide-2-E
Guide-3-A
49000
5’8” | 1.73 m
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997)
Ron Weasley
173.000
1997.00
49000
3D
Ron Weasley
Rubeus Hagrid
Guide-1-A
Guide-2-A
Guide-2-D
Guide-3-A
7400
8’6” | 2.6 m
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997)
Rubeus Hagrid
260.000
1997.00
7400
3D
Rubeus Hagrid
Severus Snape
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-D
Guide-2-A
Guide-2-B
Guide-2-D
49000
6’1” | 1.85 m
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997)
Severus Snape
185.000
1997.00
49000
3D
Severus Snape
Sirius Black
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-C
Guide-2-A
Guide-3-A
61000
5'9" | 1.75 m
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (1999)
Sirius Black
175.000
1999.00
61000
3D
Sirius Black
Sybill Trelawney
Guide-1-A
Guide-1-D
Guide-2-D
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7100
5’8” | 1.73 m
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (1999)
Sybill Trelawney
173.000
1999.00
7100
3D
Sybill Trelawney
5'9" | 1.75 m (Griffiths); 5’8” | 1.73 m (Shaw)
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997)
Vernon & Petunia Dursley
175.000
1997.00
7800
3D
Vernon & Petunia Dursley
Viktor Krum
Guide-1-A
13000
5'10" | 1.78 m
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2000)
Viktor Krum
178.000
2000.00
13000
3D
Viktor Krum
Ronald "Ron" Weasley
Scaled height comparison illustration of Ron Weasley in relation to other Harry Potter characters

Ron Weasley is part of the Weasley family, a wizarding family who are known for all having bright red hair. He has five brothers, and one sister called Ginny Weasley. He is in the Hogwarts house Gryffindor, alongside best friends Harry Potter and Hermione Granger. He loves Quidditch, and later joins Harry in the Gryffindor Quidditch team playing in the position of Chaser. He has a rat called Scabbers who later turns out to be a Dark Wizard working for Voldemort. He has one girlfriend during his time at Hogwarts, Lavender Brown, but remains secretly in love with Hermione.

Ron Weasley, portrayed by Rupert Grint, has a height of 5’8” (1.73 m).

Series of elevation drawings of Ron Weasley in multiple poses and ages measured with overall heights
Ron Weasley is part of the Weasley family, a wizarding family who are known for all having bright red hair. He has five brothers, and one sister called Ginny Weasley. He is in the Hogwarts house Gryffindor, alongside best friends Harry Potter and Hermione Granger. He loves Quidditch.

Ron Weasley, portrayed by Rupert Grint, has a height of 5’8” (1.73 m).

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Ronald "Ron" Weasley
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Rupert Grint
First Appearance
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997)

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Hermione Granger
Scaled height comparison illustration of Hermione Granger in relation to other Harry Potter characters

Hermione Granger is a very talented young witch. Her parents are both Muggles, and work as dentists. She began attending Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry at the age of eleven, where she excels in all her magical classes. She is a member of the Hogwarts House of Gryffindor, alongside her best friends Harry Potter and Ron Weasley. She is considered the brains of the group, and often has the answers when they are faced with magical problems. She has a cat named Crookshanks, and founded the organisation SPEW, Society for the Protection of Elvish Welfare.

Hermione Granger, portrayed by Emma Watson, has a height of 5'5" (1.65 m).

Set of illustrations of Hermione Granger in various poses and ages measured with overall heights
Hermione Granger is a very talented young witch. Her parents are both Muggles, and work as dentists. She began attending Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry at the age of eleven, where she excels in all her magical classes. She is a member of the Hogwarts House of Gryffindor.

Hermione Granger, portrayed by Emma Watson, has a height of 5'5" (1.65 m).

Set of illustrations of Hermione Granger in various poses and ages measured with overall heights
Hermione Granger
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Emma Watson
First Appearance
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997)

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Hermione Granger front, side, side (wand), front (young), side (young)

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Sirius Black
Height comparison diagram of Sirius Black compared to related Harry Potter characters

Sirius Black is a powerful wizard. He meets James Potter at Hogwarts, and the two become best friends. He comes from an old wizarding family but rejects their views that pure-blood wizards are more superior, instead fighting against Voldemort during the First Wizarding War. He is Harry’s godfather, but this is not revealed until after Sirius escapes the wizarding prison Azkaban, where he was wrongly imprisoned for a crime he did not commit. He has to live his life as a fugitive as he is considered a dark wizard by the rest of the wizarding world. Harry finds out the truth, and the two continue to communicate in secret. Sirius Black is an Animagus, he can transform himself into a dog, at will.

Sirius Black, portrayed by Gary Oldman, has a height of 5'9" (1.75 m).

Collection of drawings of Sirius Black measured with overall height
Sirius Black is a powerful wizard. He meets James Potter at Hogwarts, and the two become best friends. He comes from an old wizarding family but rejects their views that pure-blood wizards are more superior, instead fighting against Voldemort during the First Wizarding War. He is Harry’s godfather.

Sirius Black, portrayed by Gary Oldman, has a height of 5'9" (1.75 m).

Collection of drawings of Sirius Black measured with overall height
Sirius Black
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Gary Oldman
First Appearance
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (1999)

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Sirius Black front, side, front (wand), side (wand)

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Draco Malfoy
Series of scaled illustrations comparing the height of Draco Malfoy with other related Harry Potter characters

Draco Malfoy is a Slytherin student at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. He is part of the old, wealthy, wizarding Malfoy family, who believe in the superiority of pure blood wizards. His family dabble in the dark magic and are supporters of You-Know-Who. Draco Malfoy is considered an uptight, sneering, snobbish wizard who looks down on others, especially those with less money. He is considered Harry’s rival at school, and often provokes Harry into fights. Draco plays for Slytherin Quidditch team. In Harry’s fourth year, Mad-Eye Moody turns Draco into a ferret, by way of punishment.

Draco Malfoy, portrayed by Tom Felton, has a height of 5'9" (1.75 m).

Series of elevation drawings of Draco Malfoy in multiple poses and measured with overall height
Draco Malfoy is a Slytherin student at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. He is part of the old, wealthy, wizarding Malfoy family, who believe in the superiority of pure blood wizards. His family dabble in the dark magic and are supporters of You-Know-Who.

Draco Malfoy, portrayed by Tom Felton, has a height of 5'9" (1.75 m).

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Draco Malfoy
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Tom Felton
First Appearance
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997)

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Draco Malfoy front, side, side (wand), front (young)

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Gellert Grindelwald
Scaled height comparison illustration of Gellert Grindelwald in relation to other Harry Potter characters

Gellert Grindelwald is a famous wizard known for his mastery of the Dark Arts. He began a romantic relationship with Albus Dumbledore as a young wizard and the two were joined in their vision of creating a new magical world together. However, the relationship fell foul and the two parted ways after a duel which ended up killing Dumbledore’s sister Ariana.

In 1945, Grindelwald had amassed a great following and was intent of taking over the wizarding world and establishing a new order. However, he was confronted and defeated by Dumbledore and imprisoned in his own castle. He was killed by Lord Voldemort decades later when he refused to give him the location of the Elder Wand.

Gellert Grindelwald, portrayed by Johnny Depp, has a height of 5'10" (1.78 m).

Series of elevation drawings of Gellert Grindelwald in multiple poses and measured with overall height
Gellert Grindelwald is a famous wizard known for his mastery of the Dark Arts. He began a romantic relationship with Albus Dumbledore as a young wizard and the two were joined in their vision of creating a new magical world together. However, the relationship fell foul and the two parted ways after.

Gellert Grindelwald, portrayed by Johnny Depp, has a height of 5'10" (1.78 m).

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Gellert Grindelwald
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Johnny Depp
First Appearance
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (2007)

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Gellert Grindelwald front, side (walking), back, front (arms open), front (wand)

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