Christopher Hitchens married his wife, Carol Blue in 1991.
Christopher Hitchens has 3 children, Antonia, Alexander and Sophia.
Christopher Hitchens is known for his admiration for Thomas Jefferson and George Orwell.
Christopher Hitchens is friends with fellow authors, Gore Vidal and Salmond Rushdie.
Christopher Hitchens is well known for his love of cigarettes and alcohol.
Christopher Hitchens' father was a triumphant wartime naval officer.
Christopher Hitchens' maternal grandmother is Jewish, a discovery he made at the age of 38.
Christopher Hitchens' brother is fellow journalist and columnist Peter Hitchens.
Christopher Hitchens was at Oxford with ex-president Bill Clinton.
Christopher Hitchens was expelled from the Labour party in 1967 because of their support for the Vietnam war.
Christopher Hitchens became a United States Citizen on April 13th 2007 which was on his 58th birthday.
He is a former Trotskyist.
He is an honorary Associate for the National Secular Society.
Christopher Hitchens is a well-known Atheist and iconoclast.
Christopher Hitchens: Monotheistic religion is a plagiarism of a plagiarism of a hearsay of a hearsay, of an illusion of an illusion, extending all the way back to a fabrication of a few nonevents.
Chritopher Hitchens: The four most over-rated things in life are champagne, lobster, anal sex and picnics.
Christopher Hitchens: I was at Oxford with Bill Clinton. Bill Clinton is more intelligent in some ways, better educated than George Bush, but Bill Clinton would change his mind according to the last expert he met or the last book he'd read. And George Bush knows one big thing, which you don't have to be smart to know: these people mean us harm; they are our enemies; and there is no compromise with them; and there's no co-existence with them. And you don't have to be clever to believe that.