Harry Potter is turning 40! Celebrate curious facts about the series
Born on July 31, 1980, Harry Potter is turning 40 today!
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Both the books and films have become a cultural sensation, still pervasive around the world despite the fact that it's been more than 20 years since the first 'Harry Potter' book was released. Since then, there have been eight films that have generated billions in revenue, attracting a loyal legion of fans, as well as its own theme park and attractions.
In this gallery, check out some surprising and unexpected facts about 'Harry Potter.' Click on!
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