Lord Voldemort was next to immortal. He has ripped his souls into pieces and converted them into Horcrux. The dark lord could die only when all the seven Horcruxes were destroyed. When Voldemort attacked Potter family, Lily Potter’s love and sacrifice for her baby Harry was so powerful that it disembodied Voldemort. Since then he tried to regain his dissolved body through various means. The dark lord made appearances in different ways throughout the series.
Latched Onto the Back Of Quirrell’s Head
His first attempt to regain his body was through the Philosopher’s Stone. This stone possessed immense power to rejuvenate life and give immorality. Professor Quirrell tried to steal this stone for his master. Voldemort appeared in the climax latched onto the head of Quirrell. He was in a miserable condition. He was so weak that he had to take the aid of others body to fulfill his tasks. He made debut In Harry Potter and Philosopher’s Stone. Harry burnt Quirrell’s Face and Voldemort escaped in form of a mist.
Tom Marvolo Riddle
In Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets, Rowling introduced Tom Morvolo Riddle. Lord Voldemort was a child of Tom Riddle who was a muggle and Merope Gaunt. He Appeared as Tom Morvolo Riddle as a manifestation of teenage Voldemort, in the chamber of secrets when Harry went to rescue Ginny. She is portrayed as a shy and lonely girl who started writing in Tom’s diary. Riddle stated that he grew stronger on Ginny’s fears and eventually possessed her, used her as a pawn to unlock the Chamber of Secrets, basilisk was set free and petrified several Hogwarts students. Finally, Harry defeats him by piercing the diary by a tooth of the basilisk, as dairy was the source.
Voldemort In Little Hangleton Graveyard
In Harry Potter and The Goblet Fire, the dark lord finally regains his full body and flesh. His servant Barty Crouch Jr, disguised as Hogwarts professor Mad-Eye Moody manipulates the events Triwizard Tournament. He ensures that Harry becomes a part of the tournament and wins until the end. He plotted the entire events in such a way that Harry could be teleported to The Little Hangleton Graveyard, where Riddle’s family was buried. A ritual could make Lord Voldemort regains his flesh and bone, but it required Harry’s blood. So Mad-Eye Moody plotted the things in such away Harry could be teleported. As soon as Harry’s blood completed the ritual, Voldemort gained his original form. He was described as a skinny, fierce looking, with a face “Whiter than a skull, with wide, livid scarlet eyes and a nose that was as flat as a snake’s with slits for nostrils”. He had a duel with Harry and their wands got locked due to the same source, suddenly manifestations of Harry’s parents and others appeared. This distracted Voldemort, which helped Harry to escape.