The legend of the Heir of Slytherin has both intrigued and terrified the magical world for centuries.

Salazar Slytherin, a founder with a vision. But his belief in blood purity led to the creation of the Chamber of Secrets.

Yet, the true heir was Tom Marvolo Riddle, later known as Lord Voldemort, a descendant of the Gaunts

Ginny Weasley, under the influence of Riddle's diary, played a pivotal role in the tale of the Chamber.

Rumors surrounded Hermione Granger's lineage, adding another layer to the enigma.