How tall was Alfred Hitchcock?
Alfred Hitchcock’s height was 5ft 5in (170 cm). Alfred Hitchcock had his height on his passport.
How much did Alfred Hitchcock weight?
He weighted 187 lbs (85 kg).
When was Alfred Hitchcock born?
His birthday was on August 13, 1899.
When did Alfred Hitchcock die?
He died in April, 29, 1980. The reason of death was kidney failure. Aged: 80
Quick Biography Facts:
Born Name: Alfred Joseph Hitchcock
Nick Name: Hitch
Sun Sign: Leo
Born Place: Leytonstone, London, England
Education: Hitch attended St. Ignatius’ College and then entered School for Engineering and Navigation.
Occupation: Film Director
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Religion: Roman Catholic
Alfred Hitchcock Family:
Father – William Hitchcock
Mother – Emma Jane Whelan
Siblings – 1. Brother William Hitchcock
2. Sister Eileen Hitchcock
Wife – Alma Reville (since 1926 till his death)
Children – Daughter Patricia Hitchcock O’Connell (with Alma Reville)
Grandchildren – 1. Mary Stone
2. Tere Carrubba
3. Katie Fiala
How did Alfred Hitchcock become famous?
Alfred Hitchcock managed to become so popular due to his incredible talent of a storyteller. He could catch the viewers’ attention at a first minute and not to lose it till the last minute of the story.
Hitch movies are usually mysterious and some crime is often committed in his films. Such passion towards detective stories is explained by a troubled childhood of the genius. Once small Hitch misbehaved and his father sent him to policeman with a message, where he asked to imprison his son for several minutes for his disobedience.
From that moment Alfred had a big sympathy to those, who were taken into prison, and portrayed them in his movies with great understanding.
Hitchcock’s most popular films are “Dial M for Murder”, “Psycho”, “Rear Window” and others. Alfred’s talent was awarded numerous times. His most significant awards are Golden Globe (1958) and Oscar (1968).