is a saga of fantasy and adventure composed of seven books, written by the British J.K. Rowling, which since the year of release in 1997, has become a major phenomenon among young and adult audiences, reaching great popularity and fans worldwide, and gaining cinematographic adaptations of all books, starting in 2001.
In every novel, there are their good guys and villains, who are loved and hated by readers, and it would be no different, and in seven stories, emotional attachment to fictional characters is inevitable, and when one of these characters dies, it ends up marking the general public. . But what would be the most striking deaths of ?
Most striking deaths from
1- Sirius Black
Sirius Black was featured in the third book of the saga, titled, as Harry’s godfather. Firstly, known as a dangerous fugitive who caused a lot of concern in the wizarding world with his disappearance.
However, as the story unfolded, we discovered that, in fact, Sirius was innocent of the charges of treason, which said he was responsible for Voldemort finding the location of his godson and his parents, who ended up being killed by the great villain of the saga, leaving only Harry alive.
In, Sirius finally managed to prove his innocence and was ready to move in with Harry, who would get rid of his uncles who treated him badly, however, a plan by Voldemort to deceive the protagonist of the story made the same think that his godfather was in danger, in the It is true that he was in danger and, in an attempt to save him, Sirius is killed by his cousin and faithful follower of the Dark Lord, Bellatrix Lestrange, pulled by a mysterious veil.
2- Albus Dumbledore
One of the most beloved characters in the saga. Headmaster of Hogwarts, school of magic, where Harry and his friends study. Great advisor and influencer of the magical world, introduced since, the only wizard that Vodermort feared and, with that, he asked Harry’s colleague and enemy, Draco Malfoy, to kill him.
In the sixth book, in a search for the Horcruxes, objects that had part of the Dark Lord’s soul inside, after drinking a poison to reach his goal and very weak back to Hogwarts castle and knowing the Dark Lord’s plan , asked one of the school’s teachers, Severo Snape, to fulfill the mission given to Malfoy, so that one of his students did not become a murderer, showing himself once again extremely kind, even at the time of death.
The end of one of the greatest characters in the saga was one of the most anticipated moments in the film adaptation of the sixth book, which, in fact, had the death scene, but unfortunately, the director’s burial scene, which is considered one of the best parts of the story, has been cut.
3- Dobby, house elf
Dobby, one of the fundamental pieces of the second book, risked his life to protect Harry, fleeing the home of his masters, the Malfoy family, and trying to prevent the boy from returning to his second year at Hogwarts, since he knew something bad would happen at school that year.
His participation was reduced in the following books, appearing more in the seventh and last, already as a free elf, helping Harry Potter once again, now in the Horcruxes rescue mission.
He was killed by a stab given by Bellatrix Lastrange, after helping the group escape from Voldemort’s followers after apparating. A painful death, which is hardly forgotten by fans, mainly because of his last words:
“Dobby is happy to be with his friend Harry Potter.”
4- Fred Weasley
Without a doubt, the Weasley family has the most beloved characters in the entire saga and losing one of them is painful even today by fans. Fred and Jorge are the twins, the fourth and fifth children of Arthur and Molly, inseparable companions of life and confusions by Hogwarts, owners of the Weasley store of tricks and funniest characters in the saga.
Unfortunately, in the Second Wizarding War, which takes place in the last book of the series, he was buried under a wall, leaving his family, devastated friends and twin brother separated from his half.
5- Severus Snape
Severus Snape, the most loved and hated character of all the characters in, with the greatest in the saga. Presented since the first book, Hogwarts potions teacher and the teacher most feared by the students, because of his arrogance and impatience, especially with Harry and his two best friends, Ron and Hermione, which, the teacher did not like.
Throughout history, we discovered that he was a follower of Voldemort, helping him to take the school of magic during the Second Wizarding War.
After discovering that he was a double agent, the Dark Lord orders his snake Nagini to kill him and, shortly after his death, Harry, Hermione and Ron discover looking through a pensieve, memories of Severus, who revealed that he worked together with Dumbledore and even the death of the director was part of their plan, as well as Snape’s secret passion for Harry’s mother, Lilian Potter, from when they were both students at Hogwarts.