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Grindelwald steals the Elder Wand from Gregorovitch

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Grindelwald steals the Elder Wand from Gregorovitch

Timeline Notes

We have just a few clues with which to narrow down the year of this event. We know that it had to have happened after the death of Ariana Dumbledore in 1899. He is seen stealing the want as a young man, which suggests that he was closer to 20 than 30 at the time. We'll narrow down the theft to between 1900 and 1910 and assign it a year of 1905.

Grindelwald steals the Elder Wand from Gregorovitch
Date circa 1905
Certainty Reasonable guess
Type of Event Wizarding world

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