Epic List of Harry Potter Character & Actor Birthdays

From actors to characters here is an epic list of Harry Potter characters and (the actors who played them) list. As well we have included information on the release dates for the books and films, and other great events, so you can celebrate Harry Potter all year long. This is being updated all the time - if you see someone missing, feel free to comment and we'll add the info!


1st - Verne Troyer (Griphook the Goblin)
8th - Actor Freddie Stroma (Cormac McLaggen)
9th - Severus Snape, and Actress Imelda Staunton (Dolores Umbridge)
22nd - John Hurt (Ollivander)
26th - Gilderoy Lockhart
30th - Lily Evans


3rd - Actor Warwick Davis
6th - Arthur Weasley
9th - Actor CiarĂ¡n Hinds (Alberforth Dumbledore)
13th - Luna Lovegood
17th - Actress Bonnie Wright (Ginny Weasley)
21st - Actor Alan Rickman (Severus Snape)
22nd - Actress Julie Waters (Molly Weasley)
23rd - Actress Kelly MacDonald (Helena Ravenclaw)
25th - Actors James and Oliver Phelps (Fred and George Weasley)


1st - Ron Weasley
10th - Remus Lupin
15th - Actor Sean Biggerstaff (Oliver Wood)
20th - Actor David Thewlis
21st - Actor Gary Oldman (Sirius Black)
27th - James Potter
30th - Actor Robbie Coltrane (Rubeus Hagrid)


1st - Fred & George Weasley
9th - Kathryn Hunter (Arabella Figg)
15th - Actress Emma Watson (Hermione Granger)
28th - Horace Slughorn


1st - Griphook
5th - Actress Jessie Cave (Lavender Brown)
13th - Actress Zoe Wanamaker (Madame Hooch)
15th - Pomona Sprout
24th - Actor Jim Broadbent (Horace Slughorn)
26th - Actress Helena Bonham Carter (Bellatrix Lestrange)


5th - Draco Malfoy
6th - Jason Isaacs (Lucius Malfoy)
27th - Matthew Lewis (Neville Longbottom)
28th - Dobby


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 - 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


Albus Dumbledore (date unknown between July and August, 1881)
8th - Actress Katie Leung - Cho Chang
11th - Ginny Weasley
16th - Actress Evanna Lynch (Luna Lovegood)
17th - Actress Helen McCrory (Narcissa Malfoy)
22nd - Actor Mark Williams (Arthur Weasley), and Percy Weasley
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)


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
27th - Actress Margery Mason (Hogwarts Trolley Lady)

Between September 1st and October 31st, 1977 Cedric Diggory was born. His birthdate has never been confirmed.


1st - Actor Richard Harris (Albus Dumbledore)
4th - Minerva McGonagall
17th - Filius Flitwick
19th - Actor Michael Gambon (Albus Dumbledore)
30th - Molly Weasley


1st - Actress Natalia Tena (Nymphadora Tonks) and Lavender Brown 

3rdSirius Black    
8th - Actor Chris Rankin (Percy Weasley)
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)


2nd - Actor Alfred Enoch (Dean Thomas)
6th - Rubeus Hagrid
10th - Actor Kenneth Branagh (Gilderoy Lockhart)
12th - Charlie Weasley
22nd - Actor Ralph Fiennes (Voldemort)
28th - Actress Maggie Smith (Professor McGonagall)
31st - Tom Riddle / Voldemort

Unknown Full Birthdates:

Alberforth Dumbledore
Albus Severus Potter
Arabella Figg
Argus Filch
Ariana Dumbledore
Colin Creevey
Gregory Goyle
Gellert Grindelwald
Helena Ravenclaw
Lucius Malfoy
Marcus Flint
Narcissa Malfoy
Newt Scamander
Oliver Wood
Poppy Pomfrey
Professor Rolanda Hooch
Rose Granger-Weasley
Scorpius Malfoy
Vincent Crabbe


  1. Dolores Umbridge: August 26th before 1965

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

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

  4. Hagrid and i share the same birthday

  5. Eddie Redmayne (Newt Scamander) - January 6


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