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List of famous people named Alfred, along with photos. How many celebrities named Alfred can you think of? The famous Alfreds below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Alfred, athletes named Alfred, and even political figures named Alfred. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Alfred? Add them to the list.

The list of people named Alfred is long and distinguished, but mostly for those born in the late 19th century. These were men who not only influenced America, but the globe with their achievements. Famous Alfreds include Hitchcock, arguably the world’s best film director, Kinsey, the famed academic who researched sex in the 50’s, and Knopf, the publisher of books. The most famous Alfred these days is Molina, the British actor known for his many TV,film and stage appearances.

Alfred Hitchcock is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Hitchcock Died at 81 (1899-1980) Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock, KBE was an English film director and producer. Often nicknamed "The Master of Suspense", he pioneered many techniques in the suspense and psychological ...more

Alfred Molina is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Molina age 64 Alfred Molina is an English actor, known for his roles in Raiders of the Lost Ark, Prick Up Your Ears, Boogie Nights, The Man Who Knew Too Little, Spider-Man 2, Maverick, Species, Not Without My ...more

Alfred Morris is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Morris age 29 Alfred Bruce Morris is an American football running back for the Washington Redskins of the National Football League. He was selected in the sixth round of the 2012 NFL Draft by the Redskins. He ...more

Alfred the Great is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred the Great Died at 50 (849-899) Alfred the Great was King of Wessex from 871 to 899. Alfred successfully defended his kingdom against the Viking attempt at conquest, and by the time of his death had become the dominant ruler ...more

Alfred Kinsey is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Kinsey Died at 62 (1894-1956) Alfred Charles Kinsey was an American biologist, professor of entomology and zoology, and sexologist who in 1947 founded the Institute for Sex Research at Indiana University, now known as the ...more

Alfred Brendel is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Brendel age 87 Alfred Brendel KBE is an Austrian pianist, poet and author. He is widely considered to be one of the greatest pianists of all time.

Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Ten... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson Died at 83 (1809-1892) Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson, FRS was Poet Laureate of Great Britain and Ireland during much of Queen Victoria's reign and remains one of the most popular British poets. Tennyson excelled ...more

Alfred Nobel is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Nobel Died at 63 (1833-1896) Alfred Bernhard Nobel was a Swedish chemist, engineer, innovator, and armaments manufacturer. He was the inventor of dynamite. Nobel also owned Bofors, which he had redirected from its previous ...more

Alfred Cortot is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Cortot Died at 85 (1877-1962) Alfred Denis Cortot was a Franco-Swiss pianist and conductor. He is one of the most renowned 20th-century classical musicians, especially valued for his poetic insight in Romantic period piano ...more

Alfred Rosenberg is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Rosenberg Died at 53 (1893-1946) Alfred Ernst Rosenberg was a Baltic German philosopher and an influential ideologue of the Nazi Party. Rosenberg was first introduced to Adolf Hitler by Dietrich Eckart; he later held several ...more

Alfred Newman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Newman Died at 69 (1901-1970) Alfred Newman was a film score composer, music arranger and conductor.

Alfred Morris is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Morris Died at 85 (1876-1961) Alfred Morris was an English cricketer. Morris was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm medium pace. He was born in West Hartlepool, County Durham. Morris made his debut for Durham ...more

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Alfred Jarry is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Jarry Died at 34 (1873-1907) Alfred Jarry was a French symbolist writer known for coining the term and philosophical concept of 'pataphysics. Born in Laval, Mayenne, France, his mother was from Brittany. In his lifetime, ...more

Alfred Bester is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Bester Died at 74 (1913-1987) Alfred Bester was an American science fiction author, TV and radio scriptwriter, magazine editor and scripter for comic strips and comic books. Though successful in all these fields, he is best ...more

Alfred Enoch is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Enoch age 29 Alfred "Alfie" Lewis Enoch is an English actor. In 2014, Enoch began starring as Wes Gibbins in the ABC legal drama series, How to Get Away with Murder. He is also known for his ...more

Alfred Adler is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Adler Died at 67 (1870-1937) Alfred W. Adler was an Austrian medical doctor, psychotherapist, and founder of the school of individual psychology. His emphasis on the importance of feelings of inferiority—the inferiority ...more

Alfred Russel Wallace is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Russel Wallace Died at 90 (1823-1913) Alfred Russel Wallace OM FRS was a British naturalist, explorer, geographer, anthropologist, and biologist. He is best known for independently conceiving the theory of evolution through natural ...more

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Alfred Binet is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Binet Died at 54 (1857-1911) Alfred Binet was a French psychologist who invented the first practical intelligence test, the Binet-Simon scale. His principal goal was to identify students who needed special help in coping ...more

Alfred de Musset is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred de Musset Died at 47 (1810-1857) Alfred Louis Charles de Musset-Pathay was a French dramatist, poet, and novelist. Along with his poetry, he is known for writing La Confession d'un enfant du siècle from 1836.

Alfred Herrhausen is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Herrhausen Died at 59 (1930-1989) Alfred Herrhausen was a German banker and Chairman of Deutsche Bank. From 1971 onwards he was a member of the bank's board of directors. He was a member of the Steering Committee of the ...more

Alfred Williams is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Williams age 49 Alfred "Big Al" Hamilton Williams is a former American football player. He was a linebacker and defensive end for the Cincinnati Bengals, San Francisco 49ers and Denver Broncos. His ...more

Alfred Carlton Gilbert is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Carlton Gilbert Died at 77 (1884-1961) Alfred Carlton Gilbert was an American inventor, athlete, toy-maker and businessman. Born in Salem, Oregon and died in Boston, Massachusetts, Gilbert is best known as the inventor of the Erector

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Alfred E. Green is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred E. Green Died at 71 (1889-1960) Alfred E. Green was a prolific movie director. Green entered film in 1912 as an actor for the Selig Polyscope Company. He became an assistant to director Colin Campbell. He then started to ...more

Alfred Moisiu is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Moisiu age 88 Alfred Spiro Moisiu was the 4th President of the Republic of Albania from 2002-2007. He is the eldest son of famed Albanian Army general Spiro Moisiu.

Alfred Biolek is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Biolek age 83 Alfred Biolek is a well-known German entertainer and television producer. Biolek holds a PhD in law and is an honorary professor at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne.

Alfred Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Jenkins age 66 Alfred Donnell Jenkins, is a former professional American football wide receiver who played for the Birmingham Americans in 1974 and nine seasons for the Atlanta Falcons from 1975 through 1983. ...more

Alfred Worden is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Worden age 86 Alfred Merrill "Al" Worden, is an American astronaut and engineer who was the Command Module Pilot for the Apollo 15 lunar mission in 1971. He is one of only 24 people to have flown to

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Alfred Döblin is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Döblin Died at 79 (1878-1957) Bruno Alfred Döblin was a German novelist, essayist, and doctor, best known for his novel Berlin Alexanderplatz. A prolific writer whose œuvre spans more than half a century and a wide ...more

Alfred J. Gross is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred J. Gross Died at 82 (1918-2000) Alfred J. Gross, a.k.a. Irving J. Gross was a pioneer in mobile wireless communication. He created and patented many communications devices, specifically in relation to an early version of the ...more

Alfred Burke is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Burke Died at 93 (1918-2011) Alfred Burke was an English actor, best known for his portrayal of Frank Marker in the drama series Public Eye, which ran on television for ten years.

Alfred Gray is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Gray Died at 59 (1939-1998) Alfred Gray was an American mathematician whose main research interests were in differential geometry. He also made contributions in the fields of complex variables and differential equations.

Alfred Radcliffe-Brown is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Radcliffe-Brown Died at 74 (1881-1955) Alfred Reginald Radcliffe-Brown was an English social anthropologist who developed the theory of Structural functionalism.

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Alfred Ely Beach is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Ely Beach Died at 70 (1826-1896) Alfred Ely Beach was an American inventor, publisher, and patent lawyer, born in Springfield, Massachusetts. He is most known for his design of New York City's earliest subway predecessor, the ...more

Alfred E. Mann is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred E. Mann age 93 Alfred E. Mann, also known as Al Mann, is an American entrepreneur and philanthropist.

Alfred Tarski is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Tarski Died at 82 (1901-1983) Alfred Tarski was a Polish logician, mathematician and philosopher. Educated at the University of Warsaw and a member of the Lwów–Warsaw school of logic and the Warsaw school of ...more

Alfred Chester is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Chester Died at 43 (1928-1971) Alfred Chester was an American writer known for his provocative, experimental work, including the novels Jamie Is My Heart's Desire and The Exquisite Corpse and the short story collection Behold ...more

Alfred Lee is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Lee age 61 Alfred "Butch" Lee, Jr. is a retired Puerto Rican professional basketball player. He began his career in the NCAA, where he gathered several "Player of the Year" recognitions ...more

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Alfred Drake is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Drake Died at 78 (1914-1992) Alfred Drake was an American actor and singer.

Alfred Domett is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Domett Died at 76 (1811-1887) Alfred Domett, CMG was an English colonial statesman and poet. He was New Zealand's fourth Premier.

Alfred Wallenstein is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Wallenstein Died at 85 (1898-1983) Alfred Wallenstein 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 subsequently played cello with the ...more

Alfred Vail is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Vail Died at 52 (1807-1859) Alfred Lewis Vail was an American machinist and inventor. Vail was central, with Samuel F. B. Morse, in developing and commercializing the telegraph between 1837 and 1844. Vail and Morse were ...more

Alfred Jodl is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Jodl Died at 56 (1890-1946) Alfred Josef Ferdinand Jodl was a German military commander, attaining the position of Chief of the Operations Staff of the Armed Forces High Command during World War II, acting as deputy to ...more

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Alfred North Whitehead is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred North Whitehead Died at 86 (1861-1947) Alfred North Whitehead, OM FRS was an English mathematician and philosopher. He is best known as the defining figure of the philosophical school known as process philosophy, which today has ...more

Alfred Shaughnessy is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Shaughnessy Died at 89 (1916-2005) Alfred James Shaughnessy, sometimes known as "Freddy Shaughnessy", was an English scriptwriter and producer best known for being the script editor of Upstairs, Downstairs.

Alfred L. Cralle is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred L. Cralle Died at 54 (1866-1920) Alfred L. Cralle an African-American from Virginia, who became an inventor and businessman in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is best remembered for inventing the ice cream scoop in 1897. He died ...more

Alfred 23 Harth is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred 23 Harth age 68 Alfred Harth, now known as Alfred 23 Harth or A23H, is a German multimedia artist, band leader, multi-instrumentalist musician, and composer who creatively mixes genres.

Alfred D. Chandler, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred D. Chandler, Jr. Died at 89 (1918-2007) Alfred DuPont Chandler, Jr. was a professor of business history at Harvard Business School and Johns Hopkins University, who wrote extensively about the scale and the management structures of ...more

Alfred Eisenstaedt is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Eisenstaedt Died at 97 (1898-1995) Alfred Eisenstaedt was a German-born American photographer and photojournalist. One of the most prolific photographers of the twentieth century, he began his career in pre-World War II Germany, ...more

Alfred Atkey is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Atkey Died at 77 (1894-1971) Alfred Clayburn Atkey MC* was a Canadian First World War pilot.

Alfred Barnes is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Alfred
Alfred Barnes Died at 78 (1823-1901) Alfred Barnes was a British Liberal Party and later Liberal Unionist Party politician.