28 Magical Facts about Dumbledore You Probably Haven’t Heard Before
Bathilda Bagshot introduced Dumbledore and Grindelwald
Grindelwald was not a student at Hogwarts. He attended Durmstrang, the wizarding school in Russia known for their emphasis on dark arts, and the school that produced Quidditch star Viktor Krum. So how would he even have known Dumbledore? Turns out Grindelwald visited Godric’s Hollow to learn about the Deathly Hallows and spend time with his great-aunt Bathilda Bagshot, who was friends with her neighbors the Dumbledores. The magical historian introduced the two young wizards.