28 Magical Facts about Dumbledore You Probably Haven’t Heard Before
His father died while imprisoned in Azkaban
To make matters worse, Percival Dumbledore had been imprisoned in Azkaban for taking revenge on the boys who attacked his daughter. Did he kill them? Injure them? Torture them? We’re not sure, but whatever he did, it was likely magical in nature, as that would get him sent to Azkaban, where he lived out the remainder of his days. With their father imprisoned and mother dead, Albus became Ariana’s guardian.