The Order of the Phoenix is more than just the name of a Harry Potter book and movie, it is also the name of a secretive organization created to protect the wizarding and muggle world from Lord Voldemort and his many followers. The original Order was formed back in the 1970s during the First Wizarding War. It was reassembled later on during the Second Wizarding War to defend against Voldemort’s return.
Many of the book’s protagonists and heroes were members of the Order, either in the past, present, or both. They were all assigned various duties of varying degrees of importance to serve the betterment of wizardkind. But there is a surprising amount of information to learn about the organization, here are ten things you never knew about the original Order of the Phoenix.