17 November, 1981
- "Lestrange, I want that essay on my desk by tomorrow or it's detention. Same goes for you, Avery."
- —Horace Slughorn to Lestrange
Reinhard Lestrange (born c. 1926 – 17 November, 1981 ) was a pure-blood wizard and a Slytherin student at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. He was a member of Tom Riddle's gang when they attended Hogwarts, a member of the Slug Club and one of the earliest Death Eaters..
Early lifeEditReinhard Lestrange attended Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, and was sorted into Slytherin house, eventually becoming a member of Professor Horace Slughorn's Slug Club. He was also a member of Tom Riddle's gang when they were classmates. During his time at school, Lestrange forgot to turn in a Potions essay for Professor Slughorn and was nearly put in detention. After Hogwarts, Lestrange became one of Voldemort's first Death Eaters.
After Reinhard's death, his fortune and spent his legacy to his two sons, Rodolphus and Rabastan. Both like his father joined the Dark Lord side and continued to preach the desire of Voldemort. Reinhard had a grandson who had never met named Agamenon, who did not follow in the footsteps of his grandfather or even father.