20 Things That Turn 20 in 2017

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HARRY POTTER AND THE SORCERER'S STONE, from top: Rupert Grint, Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson Warner Bros. Pictures7/20

'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone'

Though the U.S. version of J.K. Rowling's first Harry Potter book — which changed the "Philosopher's Stone" to the "Sorcerer's Stone" — didn't hit shelves until 1998, British readers enrolled at Hogwarts in June 1997. (The first of the movies debuted four years later in 2001.)

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