Quick Answer: Did JK Rowling Know The Diary Was A Horcrux?

Did JK Rowling plan Harry Potter from the start?


Rowling first had the idea for Harry Potter while delayed on a train travelling from Manchester to London King’s Cross in 1990.

Over the next five years, she began to plan out the seven books of the series.

She wrote mostly in longhand and amassed a mountain of notes, many of which were on scraps of paper..

Why did Malfoy kiss Hermione?

One day, Draco decides to erase Hermione’s memories. Of course, after that she starts to get closer to Ron and Draco has to endure it. … That’s a symbolic place for them cause that’s where they exchanged their first kiss, that’s why Hermione recovers her memories but it’s too late since she’s already with Ron.

How did Lucius Malfoy die?

Poisons: In 1992 he was seen by Harry Potter selling dark poisons at Borgin and Burkes because the ministry was conducting raids on private homes. Tom Riddle’s Diary: When he became a Death Eater, Lord Voldemort trusted Lucius with a horcrux.

What house was Hagrid?

GryffindorHe was a Gryffindor Hagrid’s Hogwarts house is never mentioned in the books, but, given his kindness, noble nature and bravery, it might not come as that much of a surprise that Hagrid was in Gryffindor.

Did Lucius Malfoy kill Harry?

Lucius is a known practitioner of the Dark Arts with his wand, including Unforgivable Curses. He attempted to perform the Killing Curse on Harry in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, but his once-enslaved house-elf Dobby interfered and repelled him.

How many times was Harry Potter rejected by publishers?

J.K. Rowling’s original ‘Harry Potter’ pitch was rejected 12 times — see it in new exhibit.

Did JK Rowling wrote the last book first?

Originally Answered: Did J. K. Rowling conceive the entire Harry Potter storyline before writing the first novel (“Philosopher’s stone”) or did she make up the story as she went along through the releases? Actually, she wrote the epilogue of the last book before anything else.

Did Voldemort know Harry was a Horcrux?

Voldemort wasn’t aware of Harry being a pseudo-horcrux because he didn’t plan it, and Harry didn’t know either until Voldemort “killed” him, but he actually killed the piece of soul kept in him.

Are there 7 or 8 Horcruxes?

Yeah. There were 8 horcruxes. 7 were made by Voldemort intentionally ( Nagini, goblet, diary, locket, ring, diadem and the part of his soul in Voldemort himself) and 1 was made accidentally which was Harry.

Why did Ginny throw the diary?

Ginny wasn’t just throwing the diary into any old toilet just to get rid of it, she was resisting mere feet away from the entrance to the Chamber. She overcame the possession for just long enoigh to throw it and run away, she didn’t go there to dispose of it!

How did JK Rowling come up with Horcruxes?

Regardless, Riddle ended up splitting his soul into seven pieces to become Lord Voldemort. … Riddle used his own diary, his grandfather’s ring, Salazar Slytherin’s locket, Helga Hufflepuff’s cup, Rowena Ravenclaw’s diadem, and Nagini the snake to create his Horcruxes.

Did Lucius Malfoy know the diary was a Horcrux?

Lord Voldemort was unaware that this Horcrux had been destroyed, until he forced the truth out of Lucius Malfoy (who did not know the diary was a Horcrux) shortly after his return to power in June of 1995, due to the portion of the soul being separated from his body for such a long time.