How Did Dumbledore Know Sirius Was Innocent?

Did Dumbledore kill his sister?

When he and Grindelwald first meet, they make plans to enslave Muggles and re-establish wizards as the natural rulers of the world.

However, Dumbledore becomes disillusioned of this fantasy after his sister Ariana is killed during a duel between himself, his brother Aberforth, and Grindelwald..

Why did Dumbledore believe Sirius was guilty?

He didn’t want to be around Sirius, to look his mistake in the eye. Sirius was a mistake that had already tried to kill someone. Dumbledore is consistently shown to bottle things up. He left Grindewald to terrorize people for years because he didn’t want to confront his mistake.

Did Dumbledore know Sirius was an Animagus?

In the e-Book (please don’t curse me) of POA page 294 “Owl Post Again” Dumbledore says: “Last night Sirius told me all about how they became Animagi,” said Dumbledore, smiling. “An extraordinary achievement – not least, keeping it quiet from me. …” No, and Lupin explicitly says Dumbledore didn’t know.

Did Hagrid know Sirius was innocent?

If Hagrid didn’t think of Sirius as a criminal in the first place, then why would Sirius tell him to be innocent? Heck, Sirius didn’t even know that he would be convicted wrongly himself. It is in ‘Prisoner of Azkaban’, that Hagrid gets to know that Sirius is allegedly the double crosser.

Why did they think Sirius was bad?

The answer is that Sirius wanted to deflect attention from the real Secret-Keeper. He probably hoped Voldemort would go after him so he could steer attention away from Pettigrew.

Why did Sirius not kill Harry?

Sirius black never wanted to kill Harry Potter. He wanted to kill Peter Pettigrew (wormtail) for betraying Lily and James to Voldemort. … sirius black never want to kill harry potter ,but on the other hand he want to save him from wormtail who betrayed harry parents.

What house was Hagrid?

GryffindorHe was a Gryffindor Hagrid’s Hogwarts house is never mentioned in the books, but, given his kindness, noble nature and bravery, it might not come as that much of a surprise that Hagrid was in Gryffindor.

Did Dumbledore know Sirius Black was innocent?

Dumbledore didn’t know for certain that Sirius was innocent, and for the most part, it didn’t matter. Sirius wasn’t useful. Also, see Remus – Dumbledore saw no use for him, so didn’t help him.

Who knew Sirius Black was innocent?

DumbledoreDumbledore Knew Sirius Was Innocent! 21 year old (yeah he was young!)

Why was Sirius Black framed?

When Pettigrew betrayed the Potters to Voldemort, Sirius sought to get revenge on Pettigrew. However, Pettigrew was able to frame Sirius for his betrayal of the Potters, the murder of twelve Muggles, and the staged murder of Pettigrew before Sirius could accomplish this.

Why didn’t the Dementors affect Sirius?

Since Dementors can not properly sense the less complex thoughts and emotions of a person when he takes on an Animagus form, doing so allowed Sirius Black, to temporarily avoid feeling the effects of the Dementors’ presence.

Who are the 7 registered animagus?

There were only seven Animagi registered in the twentieth century, one being Minerva McGonagall and the other six unknown (PA19). However, there were at least four more that went unregistered by the Ministry: James Potter, Sirius Black, Peter Pettigrew and Rita Skeeter.