Alfred Hitchcock

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Sir Alfred Hitchcock
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Studio publicity photo, circa 1955.
Born Alfred Joseph Hitchcock
13 August 1899(1899-08-13)
Leytonstone, Essex, Ingland
Died 29 Apryle 1980(1980-04-29) (aged 80)
Bel Air, Californie, Unitit States
Cause o daith
Renal failure
Ither names Hitch
The Master o Suspense
Alma mater Salesian College,
St Ignatius' College
Thrift Film director, film producer
Years active 1921–76
Releegion Roman Catholic[1]
Hauf-marrae(s) Alma Reville (m. 1926–1980; his death)
Childer Patricia Hitchcock

Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock, KBE (13 August 1899 – 29 Aprile 1980)[2] wis an Inglis film director an producer.[3] He pioneered mony techniques in the suspense an psychological thriller genres. Efter a successful career in Breetish cinema in baith silent films an early talkies, renowned as Ingland's best director, Hitchcock moved tae Hollywid in 1939[4]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Hamilton, Fiona. "PM hails Christian influence on national life". The Times. London. Retrieved 25 June 2013. 
  2. Mogg, Ken. "Alfred Hitchcock". Senses of Cinema. Retrieved 18 July 2010. 
  3. "Obituary". Variety. Variety. 7 May 1980. 
  4. Life, 19 June 1939, p. 66: Alfred Hitchcock: England's Best Director starts work in Hollywood. Retrieved 4 October 2012