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William Arthur "Bill" Weasley was a character in the Harry Potter books.

Bill was the eldest of Arthur and Molly Weasley's seven children. He attended Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry and was placed in Gryffindor, becoming Prefect and Head Boy. He joined the Order of the Phoenix and fought in the Battle of Hogwarts. He married Fleur Delacour and they later had three children.


Early life

Bill Weasley was the eldest child[2][3] born to Mr and Mrs Weasley on 29 November 1970.[1] He was born during the First Wizarding War, and was aged ten when it ended.[4] He was raised at The Burrow in Devon and had six younger siblings, Charlie, Percy, Fred, George, Ron and Ginny.[2]

Bill started attending Hogwarts in September 1982. He was a Prefect and Head Boy.[5] Bill was probably the person who told Ron about the legend of the Chamber of Secrets prior to September 1992.[6]

Upon graduating, he was a Curse-Breaker who worked at Gringotts. In 1993, Arthur won the Grand Prize Galleon Draw and took their whole family to go and see Bill.[3]


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