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Famous People Named Alfred

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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

    Alfred Hitchcock

    Dec. at 81 (1899-1980)

    BirthplaceLeytonstone, London, United Kingdom

    Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock (13 August 1899 – 29 April 1980) was an English film director and...  more

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  • Alfred Molina

    BirthplacePaddington, London, United Kingdom

    Alfredo "Alfred" Molina (born 24 May 1953) is an English actor and voice artist. He is known...  more

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  • Alfred Morris

    BirthplacePensacola, Florida

    Alfred Bruce Morris (born December 12, 1988) is a American football running back who is...  more
  • Alfred the Great

    Alfred the Great

    Dec. at 50 (849-899)

    BirthplaceWantage, United Kingdom

    Alfred the Great (Old English: Ælfrēd, Ælfrǣd, 'Elf-counsel' or 'Wise-elf'; between 847 and...  more

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  • Alfred Kinsey

    Alfred Kinsey

    Dec. at 62 (1894-1956)

    BirthplaceHoboken, New Jersey

    Alfred Charles Kinsey (; June 23, 1894 – August 25, 1956) was an American biologist, professor...  more
  • Alfred Brendel

    BirthplaceLoučná nad Desnou, Czech Republic

    Alfred Brendel KBE (born 5 January 1931) is an Austrian pianist, poet and author, known...  more
  • Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson

    BirthplaceSomersby, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom

    Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson (6 August 1809 – 6 October 1892) was a British poet. He...  more

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  • Alfred Nobel

    Alfred Nobel

    Dec. at 63 (1833-1896)

    BirthplaceStockholm, Sweden

    Alfred Bernhard Nobel (; Swedish: [ˈalfrɛd nʊˈbɛlː] (listen); 21 October 1833 – 10 December...  more

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  • Alfred Cortot

    Alfred Cortot

    Dec. at 85 (1877-1962)

    BirthplaceSwitzerland, Nyon

    Alfred Denis Cortot (26 September 1877 – 15 June 1962) was a Franco-Swiss pianist, conductor,...  more
  • Alfred Rosenberg

    Alfred Rosenberg

    Dec. at 53 (1893-1946)

    BirthplaceTallinn, Estonia

    Alfred Ernst Rosenberg was a Baltic German philosopher and an influential ideologue of the...  more
  • Alfred Newman

    Dec. at 69 (1901-1970)

    BirthplaceNew Haven, Connecticut

    Alfred Newman may refer to: Alfred K. Newman (1924 – 2019), United States Navajo...  more
  • Alfred Morris

    Alfred Morris

    Dec. at 85 (1876-1961)

    BirthplaceWest Hartlepool, United Kingdom

    Alfred Morris was an English cricketer. Morris was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm...  more
  • Alfred Jarry

    Alfred Jarry

    Dec. at 34 (1873-1907)

    BirthplacePays de la Loire, Europe, Metropolitan France, France, Laval

    Alfred Jarry (French: [al.fʁɛd ʒa.ʁi]; 8 September 1873 – 1 November 1907) was a French...  more

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  • Alfred Bester

    Alfred Bester

    Dec. at 74 (1913-1987)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Alfred Bester (December 18, 1913 – September 30, 1987) was an American science fiction author,...  more
  • Alfred Enoch

    BirthplaceWestminster, London, United Kingdom

    Alfred Lewis Enoch (born 2 December 1988) is an English actor, best known for playing Dean...  more

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  • Alfred Adler

    Alfred Adler

    Dec. at 67 (1870-1937)

    BirthplaceRudolfsheim-Fünfhaus, Vienna, Austria

    Alfred Adler (; German: [ˈaːdlɐ]; 7 February 1870 – 28 May 1937) was an Austrian medical...  more
  • Alfred Russel Wallace

    Alfred Russel Wallace

    Dec. at 90 (1823-1913)

    BirthplaceLlanbadoc, United Kingdom

    Alfred Russel Wallace (8 January 1823 – 7 November 1913) was a British naturalist, explorer,...  more
  • Alfred Binet

    Alfred Binet

    Dec. at 54 (1857-1911)

    BirthplaceNice, France

    Alfred Binet (French: [binɛ]; July 8, 1857 – October 18, 1911) was a French psychologist who...  more
  • Alfred de Musset

    Alfred de Musset

    Dec. at 47 (1810-1857)

    BirthplaceParis, France

    Alfred Louis Charles de Musset-Pathay (French: [al.fʁɛd də my.sɛ]; 11 December 1810 – 2 May...  more
  • Alfred Herrhausen

    Alfred Herrhausen

    Dec. at 59 (1930-1989)

    BirthplaceEssen, Germany

    Alfred Herrhausen (30 January 1930 – 30 November 1989) was a German banker and the Chairman of...  more
  • Alfred Williams

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas

    Alfred "Big Al" Hamilton Williams (born November 6, 1968) is a former American football...  more
  • Alfred Carlton Gilbert

    Alfred Carlton Gilbert

    Dec. at 77 (1884-1961)

    BirthplaceSalem, Oregon

    Alfred Carlton Gilbert (February 15, 1884 – April 20, 1969) was an American, a registered sex...  more
  • Alfred E. Green

    Alfred E. Green

    Dec. at 71 (1889-1960)

    BirthplacePerris, California, United States of America

    Alfred Edward Green (July 11, 1889 – September 4, 1960) was an American movie director. Green...  more
  • Alfred Moisiu

    BirthplaceShkodër, Albania

    Alfred Spiro Moisiu (Albanian: [alˈfrɛd spi'rɔ ˈmɔisiu] (listen); born 1 December 1929) is a...  more
  • Alfred Biolek

    BirthplaceKarviná, Czech Republic

    Alfred Biolek (Alfred Franz Maria Biolek) (born 10 July 1934) is a German entertainer and...  more