>> Originally, Rowling wrote ‘Harry Potter’ to pay off her gas bills while living in a tiny flat with her baby daughter.
>> She wrote ten versions of the first chapter of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone.
>> Whilst at University she had little money so, for friends’ birthdays, she wrote them personal little stories.
>> According to Forbes magazine in 2006, she is the first author billionaire.
Mumbai Roundup: 9 incidents that took place this week
Photos: Ajay Devgn, Parineeti, Tabu at 'Golmaal Again' trailer launch
Photos: Dipika Pallikal Karthik oozes oomph in bikinis and sarees
Photos: Kareena Kapoor Khan's grand birthday bash
Photos: 'Dangal' girls Sanya Malhotra, Fatima Sana Shaikh's dinner outing