28 Magical Facts about Dumbledore You Probably Haven’t Heard Before
He can become invisible without an invisibility cloak
In The Sorcerer’s Stone, Dumbledore tells Harry, “I don’t need a cloak to become invisible.” Harry’s invisibility cloak is a one of a kind item, a Deathly Hallow created by Death himself, but this easy to miss throwaway line spoken by Dumbledore just further proves how powerful he really is. The Disillusionment Charm camouflages a wizard among their surroundings, but Dumbledore used an advanced version of the spell which could make him truly invisible. It’s possible that Grindelwald taught him this advanced spell, as he was capable of the same ability.