Did Nicolas Flamel exist?

Who is Nicolas Flamel in real life?

In real life, Flamel was a French scholar and bookseller who lived in the 14th and early 15th centuries. After his death, he got a reputation as an alchemist who discovered the Philosopher’s Stone and secretly achieved immortality. Jul 30, 2018

Is the Flamel stone real?

The only real-life person who is named in the “Harry Potter” books is Nicolas Flamel. In “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone,” Flamel is the magician who created the Philosopher’s Stone. In real life, Flamel was a French scholar and bookseller who lived in the 14th and early 15th centuries. Jul 30, 2018

Did Nicolas Flamel exist?

Flamel was a real person, and he may have dabbled in alchemy, but his reputation as an author and immortal adept must be accepted as an invention of the seventeenth century.