Gryffindor is a Hogwarts house with it's members brave at heart and daring. Some notable names come from Gryffindor house such as Godric Gryffindor himself, Harry James Potter, Albus Percival Wulfric Brian Dumbledore are just some of the notable famous names. The symbolic animal is a lion. The colors are gold and red. The only member known to have been involved in the dark arts was Peter Pettigrew.