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Voldemort turns Ravenclaw’s diadem into a Horcrux

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Tom Riddle had wheedled the location of the Horcrux from the Grey Lady while a student at Hogwarts.Shortly after leaving school, he traveled to Albania, retrieved the diadem, and used the murder of an Albanian peasant to turn the diadem into a Horcrux (DH31).

Timeline Notes

Harry reasons that Tom Riddle traveled to Albania shortly after leaving Hogwarts, which would be in the summer of 1945. This is only Harry's speculation, of course.


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