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Who Is The Most Famous Alfred In The World?

Updated May 17, 2021 1.1k votes 33 voters 8.2k views87 items

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How many celebrities named Alfred can you think of? The famous Alfreds below have many different professions, including notable actors named Alfred, famous athletes named Alfred, and even musicians named Alfred.

Alfred Hitchcock is certainly one of the most famous Alfreds on this list. One of the famous filmmakers named Alfred, he is known as the master of suspense. Psycho, Vertigo, and Strangers on a Train are among his notable movies.

Another of the famous people with the first name Alfred is Alfred Molina. He is an actor of the stage and screen. He has appeared in such films as Frida, Boogie Nights, and Spider-Man 2.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people named Alfred? Just add them to the list!

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    BirthplaceLeytonstone, London, England, UK

    Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock (13 August 1899 – 29 April 1980) was an English film director and producer, widely regarded as one of the most influential filmmakers in the history of cinema. Known as...  more

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    Alfred Molina

    1953-05-24

    BirthplacePaddington, London, England, UK

    Alfredo "Alfred" Molina (born 24 May 1953) is an English actor and voice artist. He is known for his roles in Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), Prick Up Your Ears (1987), Enchanted April (1992),...  more

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    Alfred Brendel

    1931-01-05

    BirthplaceLoučná nad Desnou, Czech Republic

    Alfred Brendel KBE (born 5 January 1931) is an Austrian pianist, poet and author, known particularly for his performances of Mozart, Schubert, Schoenberg, and especially Beethoven....  more
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    Alfred Enoch

    1988-12-02

    BirthplaceWestminster, England, UK

    Alfred Lewis Enoch (born 2 December 1988) is an English actor, best known for playing Dean Thomas in the Harry Potter film series and Wes Gibbins in the ABC legal drama television series How to Get...  more

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    Alfred Kinsey

    1894-06-23

    BirthplaceHoboken, New Jersey

    Alfred Charles Kinsey (; June 23, 1894 – August 25, 1956) was an American biologist, professor of entomology and zoology, and sexologist who in 1947 founded the Institute for Sex Research at Indiana...  more
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    BirthplaceSomersby, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom

    Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson (6 August 1809 – 6 October 1892) was a British poet. He was the Poet Laureate of Great Britain and Ireland during much of Queen Victoria's reign and remains one...  more

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    BirthplaceWantage, United Kingdom

    Alfred the Great (Old English: Ælfrēd, Ælfrǣd, 'Elf-counsel' or 'Wise-elf'; between 847 and 849 – 26 October 899) was King of Wessex from 871 to c.  886 and King of the Anglo-Saxons from c.  886 to...  more

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    Alfred Biolek

    1934-07-10

    BirthplaceKarviná, Czech Republic

    Alfred Biolek (Alfred Franz Maria Biolek) (born 10 July 1934) is a German entertainer and television producer. Biolek holds a PhD in law and is an honorary professor at the Academy of Media Arts...  more
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    Alfred Burke

    1918-02-28

    BirthplacePeckham, London, United Kingdom

    Alfred Burke (28 February 1918 – 16 February 2011) was an English actor, perhaps best known for his portrayal of Frank Marker in the drama series Public Eye, which ran on television for ten years. ...  more
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    Alfred E. Green

    1889-07-11

    BirthplacePerris, California, United States of America

    Alfred Edward Green (July 11, 1889 – September 4, 1960) was an American movie director. Green entered film in 1912 as an actor for the Selig Polyscope Company. He became an assistant to director...  more
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    Alfred Cortot

    1877-09-26

    BirthplaceNyon, Switzerland

    Alfred Denis Cortot (26 September 1877 – 15 June 1962) was a Franco-Swiss pianist, conductor, and teacher who was one of the most renowned classical musicians of the 20th century. He was especially...  more
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    Alfred Drake

    1914-10-07

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Alfred Drake (October 7, 1914 – July 25, 1992) was an American actor and singer....  more
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    BirthplaceHoboken, New Jersey

    Alfred Stieglitz HonFRPS (January 1, 1864 – July 13, 1946) was an American photographer and modern art promoter who was instrumental over his fifty-year career in making photography an accepted art...  more
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    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, United States of America

    Alfred Wallenstein (October 7, 1898 – February 8, 1983) was an American cellist and conductor, born in Chicago, Illinois. At the age of 17, he joined the San Francisco Symphony as a cellist. He...  more
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    Alfred Lunt

    1892-08-12

    BirthplaceMilwaukee, Wisconsin, United States of America

    Alfred Davis Lunt Jr. (August 12, 1892 – August 3, 1977) was an American stage director and actor who had a long-time professional partnership with his wife, actress Lynn Fontanne. Broadway's...  more
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    Alfred Uhry

    1936-12-03

    BirthplaceAtlanta, Georgia

    Alfred Fox Uhry (born December 3, 1936) is an American playwright and screenwriter. He has received an Academy Award, two Tony Awards and the 1988 Pulitzer Prize for dramatic writing for Driving...  more
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    BirthplaceTczew, Poland

    Alfred Eisenstaedt (December 6, 1898 – August 23, 1995) was a German-born American photographer and photojournalist. He began his career in Germany prior to World War II but achieved prominence as a...  more
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    BirthplaceSanta Monica, California

    Alfred Darlington (born Alfred Weisberg-Roberts, October 31, 1977), better known by his stage name Daedelus, is a producer based in Los Angeles, California. He is a part of the groups The Long Lost...  more
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    Alfred Cheung

    1955-12-28

    BirthplaceKaiping, China

    Alfred Cheung Kin-ting is a Chinese actor, director, writer and producer....  more
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    Alfred Bester

    1913-12-18

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Alfred Bester (December 18, 1913 – September 30, 1987) was an American science fiction author, TV and radio scriptwriter, magazine editor and scripter for comic strips and comic books. He is best...  more
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    Alfred Teltschik (April 21, 1919 – May 19, 2009) was an American duo pianist and teacher. He was born in Floresville, Texas to Frank and Lenora Teltschik. Alfred attended the Juilliard School of...  more
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    Alfred Zeisler

    1892-09-26

    BirthplaceUSA, Chicago, Illinois

    Alfred Zeisler (September 26, 1892 – March 1, 1985) was an American-born German film producer, director, actor and screenwriter. He produced 29 films between 1927 and 1936. He also directed 16 films...  more
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    Alfred Sung

    1948-06-14

    BirthplaceShanghai, China

    Alfred Sung is a Chinese-born Canadian fashion designer, producing apparel, fragrance, accessories and home fashions for women and men. He was born in Shanghai and raised in Hong Kong. Sung is the...  more
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    Alfred Vargas

    1981-10-24

    BirthplaceSan Juan, Metro Manila, Philippines

    Alfred Vargas (born October 24, 1981) is a Filipino public servant, actor and model. He was elected councilor in the 2nd District of Quezon City in 2010. In the year 2013, he was overwhelmingly...  more
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    Alfred Adler

    1870-02-07

    BirthplaceRudolfsheim-Fünfhaus, Vienna, Austria

    Alfred Adler (; German: [ˈaːdlɐ]; 7 February 1870 – 28 May 1937) was an Austrian medical doctor, psychotherapist, and founder of the school of individual psychology. His emphasis on the importance of...  more