Since he is not really 8-feet 6-inches tall, Robbie Coltrane was usually filmed from a low camera angle to make Hagrid look bigger.
Hagrid is 8 feet 6 inches tall.
JKR planned that, as Hagrid brought Harry into the Wizarding World for the first time, he would be the one carrying Harry’s “dead” body.
Hagrid never married, although he had a relationship with a giantess that didn’t work out.
Hagrid is still working at Hogwarts by 2017, at 88 years old, owing to the natural longevity of giants and half-giants.
After Ministry of Magic destroyed his wand, Hagrid continued to do magic using his pink umbrella, which contained the fragments of his wand
Rubeus Hagrid (b. 6 December, 1928) was a half-giant wizard, son of Mr. Hagrid and the giantess Fridwulfa.