The following events occurred in the year 1977:
- Sirius Black gets his own place with money he inherited from his uncle Alphard Black.
- James Potter and Sirius Black are chased by two police men, Fisher and Anderson, as well as three Death Eaters on broomsticks, while riding on Sirius's motorbike. They escape, however, by using magic to lift the police car, causing the three Death Eaters to crash into it.
- Vernon and Petunia Dursley purchase and move in to 4 Privet Drive.
- Fleur Delacour
- Cedric Diggory
- Late October:
- Angelina Johnson
- Cassius Warrington
- Diaphaneity Gypsum
- Lyra Malfoy