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Happy Birthday, Severus Snape!

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Posted by: Stephanie_J
January 09, 2012, 02:24 PM

According to J.K. Rowling's calendar, today marks what would have been Prof. Severus Snape's 52nd birthday. Let's all take a moment to raise our glasses of butterbeer to honor a very brave man.

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Well, it’s certainly no coincidence that Fred & George were born on April Fools’ Day, so it may well be that JKR tried to find days that suited her characters wherever possible. I think that she has discussed the relationship of Tree Ogham to their birthdays – some of them fall into the months represented by their appropriate wand-woods – but I can’t recall whether that was something that she did deliberately or just a serendipity that she discovered after the fact.

Posted by WeenyOwl {The Human Deluminator} on January 11, 2012, 03:49 PM report to moderator
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I have seen some artwork that JKR did for a friend’s child on an astrological theme, so she is certainly interested. (It was brought into Antiques Roadshow on the TV. Later on I think it came up for sale at auction.)

Posted by Valeria-Johanna on January 11, 2012, 05:04 PM report to moderator
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Happy birthday Snape!!

Posted by Calum Wilson (RuneDream54) on January 11, 2012, 05:06 PM report to moderator

Snape, Snape, Severus Snape. I LUV U!!! Snape, you are awesome and my favorite Professor EVER! I cannot believe you are 52 (or would be if you were alive). I don’t care what anyone says, you are not a git :)
<3 LunaBella BlackPotter

Posted by LunaBella BlackPotter on January 14, 2012, 06:24 PM report to moderator
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