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J.K. Rowling wrote her first book at six years old.
J.K. Rowling wrote her first novel at 11.
Left home at 18 and went to Exeter University. Reading classics can in handy later for creating spells in Harry Potter.
Conceived idea of Harry Potter in 1990.
Married Jorge Arantes in October 1992.
Jessica, J.K. Rowling’s daughter, was born in 1993.
Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone was first published by Bloomsbury Children’s Books in June 1997.
First novel published in US was given a different title. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone in 1998.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and Quidditch Through the Ages were published in March 2011.
Pottermore was launched in 2012. This is a website that allows fans to view articles and take quizzes.
The Casual Vacancy was published in 2012.
In 2016, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them was adapted into a play and a film.
Born on July 31st, 1965.
Mapped out the story of Harry Potter over five years.
2001 Film adaption of first book. Six more book adaptations, concluding the eighth film, in 2011.
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