Quiz: This Week in Celebrity History: Aug 13 – 19

08/13/2017 by REELZ

Alfred HItchcock was born Aug 13, 1899! Known as the Best Director ever, how many directing Oscars did he win?

0. That's right. 0. Hitchcock had been nominated for 5 Oscars in the Best Director category, but never won. In 1968, however, the Academy awarded him the Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award, in recognition of his amazing contributions to film.