• Born date: 1892-09-12
  • Born in: New York city
  • Death date: 1984-08-11
  • Death in: Purchase, New York
Alfred A. Knopf, Sr.

Alfred Abraham Knopf, Sr. (September 12, 1892 – August 11, 1984) was an American publisher of the 20th century, and founder of Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.. His contemporaries included the likes of Bennett Cerf and Donald Klopfer, and (of the previous generation) Frank Nelson Doubleday, J. Henry Harper and Henry Holt.