|"Is this all real? Or has this been happening inside my head?"
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Married (28th May 1533 - 17th Mary 1536)
Lady-in-waiting of Catherine of Aragon
It is a popular historical theory that Boleyn, accused by Muggles of being a witch, was actually a Squib. This theory might have been recently proved to be true. If this is true, then, at least in the Potter-verse, then Henry's claims of being "bewitched" by Anne may be possible as it is unknown as to whether the ability to use magic is required to make love potions; if not, then it is possible that Anne made them and smuggled them to Henry.
Notes and referencesEdit
- ↑ Earlier historians considered 1507 to be the accepted date but in 1981, the art historian Hugh Paget successfully demonstrated that a letter Anne had written in 1513 from Brussels when she was a maid of honour in that court, a position which was only open to a 12- or 13-year-old, was not the hand of a six-year-old. [Ives – Life & Death of Anne Boleyn]
- ↑ Fifth question of the Third W.O.M.B.A.T. at J.K. Rowling's Official Site.
- ↑ Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (film)