Caption: "Marnie" Director Alfred Hitchcock, Tippi Hedren 1964 Universal Pictures
Director, Producer, Actor
Born: August 13, 1899
Star sign: Leo
Height: 5' 7" (1.7 m)
Known for: Psycho (1960), Vertigo (1958), Rear Window (1954), North by Northwest (1959)
Alfred Joseph Hitchcock was born in Leytonstone, Essex, England. He was the son of Emma Jane (Whelan; 1863 - 1942) and East End greengrocer William Hitchcock (1862 - 1914). His parents were both of half English and half Irish ancestry. He had two older siblings, William Hitchcock (born 1890) and Eileen Hitchcock (born 1892). Raised as a strict ...