Alfred Hitchcock was an English filmmaker who is known for his films like The Man Who Knew Too Much, Psycho, Spellbound, Rear Window, and many more. He is considered to be one of the greatest filmmakers to have ever existed. To date, Hitchcock is known as the Master of Suspense and is widely studied by aspiring filmmakers across the globe. He started his career with silent films and received the AFI Life Achievement Award in the year 1979 and the BAFTA fellowship in the year 1971.


Alfred Hitchcock was born on August 13, 1899.


Alfred died on April 29, 1980, at the age of 81 in Bel Air, California, United States due to kidney failure.

Sun Sign



California, United States

Girlfriend / Spouse

Hitchcock has dated –

  1. Alma Reville (1926-1980) – Alma and Alfred married each other in the year 1926 and they have a daughter together named Patricia Alma Hitchcock.

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Distinctive Features

  • He had a round face.
  • He was always formally dressed.

Alfred Hitchcock Favorite Things

  • Subject – Geography
  • Movies – Destiny (1921)

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Alfred Hitchcock Facts

  1. He was a master of suspense and murder.
  2. He often made cameo appearances in most of his films.
  3. Hitchcock had a very unique style of filmmaking and often took close up shots of women’s hairstyles.
  4. He always preferred shooting in a studio rather than a live location because he always wanted to have full control of the lights and other details and hence his films had to undergo a lot of special effects.
  5. Hitchcock hated eggs and said that it’s more disgusting than blood.

Featured Image By Universal Pictures / / Public Domain


Facts of Alfred Joseph Hitchcock

  • Gender Male
  • full nameAlfred Joseph Hitchcock
  • nicknamesHitchcock, Master of Suspense
  • birthplaceLeytonstone, Essex, England, United Kingdom
  • Date of Birth August 13, 1899
  • Age 122 years 3 months
  • Horoscope Leo
  • Lucky Number 12
  • Lucky Stone Ruby
  • Lucky Color Gold
  • Best Match for Marriage Sagittarius, Gemini, Aries
  • nationalityAmerican
  • net worth$200 million
  • professionFilm Director, Film Producer, Actor, Screenwriter, Film Editor, Art Director
  • weight85 kg or 187.5 lbs
  • height5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
  • hair colorGray
  • eye colorDark Brown
  • body type / buildAverage
  • collegeSt Ignatius College
  • motherEmma Jane Hitchcock, née Whelan
  • fatherWilliam Edgar Hitchcock
  • brothersWilliam Daniel, Alfred Joseph
  • sistersEllen Kathleen
  • favorite moviesDestiny (1921)

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