40 Creepy Facts About The Black / Lestrange Family From Harry Potter
Sirius was 22 When He Was Imprisoned in Azkaban
Life in Azkaban does not sound good. In fact, it sounds terrible. We tend to forget, in part because most of the adult characters were aged up for the movies, that most of the events involving Harry’s parents happened when they were still quite young. In fact, Sirius was imprisoned in Azkaban for aiding in their murder when he was only 22.
For the next 12 years, he rotted away in a cell. He was surrounded by dementors at all times and wasn’t allowed to feel very much happiness. Most of Sirius’s young adulthood was sapped away from him in an instant for a crime he didn’t commit.