30 Things You Never Knew About Emma Watson

After solidifying her career with her role as the unforgettable Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter film series, Emma Watson has proven herself a remarkable talent over the years. In addition to earning her bachelor’s degree in English from Brown University in 2014, she also became a championing force in the gender equality debate after being appointed a UN Women Goodwill Ambassador the same year.

And so, to prove Emma is just as magical in real life as she is on screen, we’re helping celebrate her 26th birthday today (April 15) with some little-known facts about the actress that will blow your mind. For instance, did you know Hermione had a thing for Draco Malfoy?!

Click through our gallery above to learn more surprising fun facts about Emma Watson.

Happy 26th birthday, Emma!

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