Harry Potter Stars Pay Tribute To 20th Anniversary

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Once a Gryffindor, always a Gryffindor.
Yesterday marked the 20th anniversary of J.K. Rowling's first Harry Potter book being published, and understandably, nobody can resist geeking out. Fans were quick to share their Hogwarts memories and tributes on social media yesterday, and they weren't alone. Actors from the franchise's eight films, including Daniel Radcliffe, also paid homage to the book that launched a love affair that continues to thrive today.
Though Hogwarts alums like Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, and Tom Felton stayed mum, plenty of former Gryffindors (including one you definitely won't recall) did Dumbledore proud. Rowling herself also couldn't resist chiming in and thanking readers for two decades of support.
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Enjoy their tributes over a pint of Butterbeer and a stash of chocolate frogs. The nostalgia is real.
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She had a vision. Congratulations Jo ⚡️#HarryPotter20

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Bonnie Wright (Ginny Weasley)

Kudos to Wright for recognising the best geotag on this planet: Kings Cross Platform 9 3/4. Hogwarts taught her well.
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Until the very end #HarryPotter20

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Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter)

That Snape cameo hit us in the feels.
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Via Twitter.
J.K. Rowling

Come for the author's touching words, stay for the Trump-inspired thread starring Hogwarts' greatest heroes.
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Via Twitter.
Shefali Chowdhury (Parvati Patil)

The former Gryffindor kept it short and sweet.
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Via Twitter.
Devon Murray (Seamus Finnigan)

More love from Team Gryffindor.
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Via Instagram.
Julianne Hough (random Gryffindor)

No, nobody remembers this.
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