Question: Was Quirrell A Death Eater?

Why did Harry Potter’s hands burn Quirrell?

Voldemort controlled Quirrell as to attack Harry.

This activated Lily Potter’s magic where Voldemort is not even allowed to touch Harry.

And that’s why Harry was able to burn Quirrell down.

Because the blood wards left upon him by Lily Potter made it so that anyone who tried to kill him would be killed..

Who is the strongest Death Eater?

SnapeWhile it seems natural to rank Bellatrix higher, Snape really is the strongest Death Eater of them all. When he was just a young boy, Snape was straight up developing spells that would hospitalize other students.

Is Quirrell a Horcrux?

Quirrell is, in effect, turned into a temporary Horcrux by Voldemort. He is greatly depleted by the physical strain of fighting the far stronger, evil soul inside him.

Why did Snape hate Hermione?

She’s in Gryffindor, he hates all Gryffindors. She is best friends with Harry, so he hates her by association. She is a muggleborn, this is to keep up the image that he is a pure Slytherin and Death Eater. The final reason why he hates her is that because of all the above factors, she reminds him of Lily.

Why didn’t Snape tell Dumbledore about Quirrell?

He didn’t need to tell Dumbledore his suspicions because Dumbledore was already well aware: it was Dumbledore who asked him to keep an eye on Quirrell. It’s explained in the last book. … Snape didn’t have solid proof that Voldemort was involved with Quirell even if he did suspect him.

Did Snape know Quirrell was Voldemort?

No. Snape did not know Quirrell was hosting Lord Voldemort during the events of Book 1. … He later tells Bellatrix Lestrange in Book 6, Chapter: Spinner’s End (while giving an explanation about his loyalty to the Dark Lord) that he tried to thwart Quirrell because he found Quirrell unworthy.