Eargit the Ugly • Character
Eargit the Ugly was a Goblin representative at 14th century summit of Wizard’s Council (fw).
Edgar Stroulger • Character
Edgar Strougler was the inventor of the Sneakoscope, a type of Dark Detector that warns when someone untrustworthy is nearby (FW).
Edgar Stroulger, inventor of the Sneakoscope, is born • Event
Elfrida Clagg • Character
Elfrida Clagg was the Chieftainess of Warlock’s Council (JKR). * The dates given on Clagg’s Chocolate Frog card (1612-1687) conflict with information from QA4 which says she was the “Chief of the Wizard’s Council” in the mid-1300s. The portrait of the similarly named Elfrida Cragg in the Ministry…
Elfrida Clagg, Chieftainess of the Warlocks' Council, is born (incorrect FW card date) • Event
Elixir of Life
The Elixir of Life is an alchemical substance which extends life, created using the Philosopher’s Stone. The elixir must be consumed regularly for all eternity if the drinker is to maintain his or her immortality (HBP23).
Elladora Ketteridge • Character
Elladora Ketteridge was a witch who discovered the properties of gillyweed when she nearly suffocated after eating it and recovered only when she stuck her head into a bucket of water (FW).
Elladora Ketteridge, discoverer of the properties of Gillyweed, is born • Event
Elladora Ketteridge, discoverer of the properties of Gillyweed, dies • Event
At some earlier point in her life, Ketteridge narrowly escapes suffocation due to the ingestion of gillyweed by sticking her head underwater (FW).
Books and Literature
Series of romance novels written by Fifi LaFolle (JKR).
All-England Wizarding Duelling Competition • Event
The competition is won by Alberta Toothill. She defeats the favorite, Samson Wiblin, by using a Blasting Curse.
Erica Stainwright • Character
Erica Stainwright was a popular witch who sold fake cleaning potions to unsuspecting householders in the 1950s (JKR, WoM).
Ethelred the Ever-Ready • Character
Ethelred the Ever-Ready was a medieval wizard famous for taking offense at nothing and cursing innocent bystanders. He died in jail (FW).
Art and Culture
An exploding tuba is a musical instrument which caused the destruction of Ackerly Town Hall during the 1902 first and only performance of The Wizarding Suite by Musidora Barkwith (fl. 1500s) (FW). Since the tuba was not invented until 1835, the original piece must have been written for a different instrument,…
Exploring The Most Enigmatic Character in Canon • Article
With that headline, you’d probably be thinking that this is about Snape. But you’d be wrong. Snape was only mysterious while we were reading the books. Now that we’re finished, we have Snape pretty much figured out. Rowling did one of her classic “here’s all the answers, you’re welcome” chapters…