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What order were Lord Voldemort's horcruxes made in?

In what order and when were Voldemort's Horcruxes made? I found a list with destruction dates. But not creation date.
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Was Myrtle's death an accident?

Was she simply in the wrong place at the wrong time and got killed accidentally when the basilisk emerged from the plumbing or was it intentional, with Tom leading the basilisk to her?
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Does Avada Kedavra only damage the caster's soul *when it kills someone?*

Throughout Harry Potter, we see the Killing Curse used constantly by ne'er-do-wells. We are later told that using it damages the soul, and this damage is what makes Horcruxes possible. However, if we ...
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Who was killed to make Nagini a Horcrux (Frank Bryce or Bertha Jorkins)? [duplicate]

Albus Dumbledore and J.K. Rowling have two different opinions on that. Let us start with the books. SECTION 1: Albus Dumbledore Albus Dumbledore clearly tells us, that Nagini was created by killing ...
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To create a Horcrux, do you have to kill a human?

So I've already seen some questions about what sort of killing (accidental? morally justifiable? etc.) counts as murder for the purposes of creating a Horcrux, but here's another question which AFAIK ...
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Why did Voldemort kill a muggle tramp and Albanian peasant to create Horcruxes?

I read somewhere (apologies, I cannot find the source) that Voldemort put high importance on creating Horcruxes. They were all kept in objects of meaning to him and almost all of the deaths were ...
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Voldemort chose his horcrux objects very carefully. Did it matter who he killed to make them?

His horcruxes could have been made out of just about anything, but he chose the objects he housed them in very carefully. How important were the victims other than being souls? In other words, did it ...
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What qualifies as murder when creating a Horcrux? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Does accidental homicide cause one’s soul to split? We know that in order to create a Horcrux, murder is necessary: Riddle's hunger was now apparent; his expression was ...
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Is there a time limit (after committing murder) within which the Horcrux can be created?

There have been several questions here discussing about Horcruxes. I came across this question that discusses about the living being (human or otherwise) that should be killed to create a Horcrux. I ...
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How old was Tom Riddle when he made each Horcrux, and who did he kill to make them? [duplicate]

How old was Tom Riddle when he made each of his Horcruxes, and who did he kill to create each? I know about Myrtle, The Riddle family, Hepzibah, and Harry's parents, but who were the others?