Tom Marvolo Riddle (1926-1998) was the son of Tom Riddle and Merope Gaunt. He was considered to be the Darkest Wizard of all time. Voldemort is a Half Blood and an heir to Salazar Slytherin, he was sent to finish his work and rid the school of Muggle Borns.
Tom grew up in Wools Orphanage but eventually attended Hogwarts School after Dumbledore told him he was a wizard. He was sorted into Slytherin and was one of the most talented pupils ever and a favourite of Horace Slughorn. Tom appeared to be an exeptional handsome and polite child. In reality he was a cruel, arrogent, sadistic, manipulative, psycopathic little child. He got Outstanding grades in every exam he took. When he left Hogwarts he went to work at Borgin and Burkes before dissapearing completely. Having embraced the Dark Arts he encountered his travels. The former Tom Riddle now Lord Voldemort raised an enormas army, known as the Death Eaters. After hearing half the prophercy he set of on an quest to kill Harry Potter or he'd grow up to kill him instead. After murdering James and Lily he turned to Harry but due to Lily's love and sacrifice the curse rebounded and struck him instead. His body was destroyed and he fled to Albania. After 13 years he finnaly came back into power, with the help of Harry's blood. After 2 years of constant warfare he finally took over the Ministry Of Magic. During his reign he ordered every Muggle Born to be murdered of sentenced life in Azkaban. After learning Potters location he set out to Hogwarts to kill him. Voldemort and Harry broke out in a duel in where he was killed Because all his Horcruxes were destroyed.