These Harry Potter Fan Theories Are Making Us Rethink Everything About The Wizarding World

Why Professor Trelawny’s Instinct About Harry’s Birthday Was Actually Right

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We all know that Harry Potter was born at the end of July, but in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Trelawney senses that Harry was born “mid-winter.” At the time, we just thought that Trelawney was losing her touch, but now that we know that Harry was a horcrux, everything makes sense.

It’s possible that Trelawney was picking up on Tom Riddle’s birthday, which is in December. She was sensing the part of Voldemort’s soul that was inside Harry all along.