These 23 Facts About 2017 Will Make You Feel Old

1. Harry Potter’s First Book Came Out 20 Years Ago!deathly-hallows-part-2

The first ever Harry Potter book was published on June 26th 1997. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone by J. K. Rowling took the world by the storm. Eight other publishers had rejected Philosopher’s Stone until eventually Bloomsbury offered to publish it. They made millions of dollars thanks to that decision! All the other eight publishers still can’t sleep at night for rejecting her and losing so much money.