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Ty Cobb (I) (1886–1961)

Ty Cobb was born on December 18, 1886 in Narrows, Georgia, USA as Tyrus Raymond Cobb. He was an actor, known for Somewhere in Georgia (1917), Ty Cobb and Grantland Rice Talk Things Over (1930) and Swing with Bing (1940). He was married to Frances Cass and Charlotte Lombard. He died on July 17, 1961 in Atlanta, Georgia. See full bio »


(age 74) in Atlanta, Georgia, USA

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 1951 Angels in the Outfield
Ty Cobb (uncredited)
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 1960 World Wide '60 (TV Series)
Himself - Interview subject
- Baseball's Changing Profile (1960) ... Himself - Interview subject
 1955 I've Got a Secret (TV Series)
- Episode dated 28 September 1955 (1955) ... Himself
 1955 What's My Line? (TV Series)
Himself - Mystery Guest
- Episode dated 31 July 1955 (1955) ... Himself - Mystery Guest
 1951 1951 MLB All-Star Game (TV Special)
Himself - 1st Pitch
 1940 Swing with Bing (Short)
Himself - Baseball Player playing Golf
 1939 Touching All Bases (Documentary short)
Himself (uncredited)
 1925 Fins and Feathers (Documentary short)
 1921 Cradle of Champions (Documentary short)
 1917 The Baseball Revue of 1917 (Documentary)
 1917 Somewhere in Georgia (Short)
Himself - Ty Cobb
 1916 Animated Weekly, No. 16 (Documentary short)
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 2009-2011 Prime 9 (TV Series)
- Hitting Duos (2011) ... Himself
- Base Stealers (2010) ... Himself
- Centerfielders (2009) ... Himself
- Hitting Seasons (2009) ... Himself
 2006 DHL Presents Major League Baseball Hometown Heroes (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 2006 Costas Now (TV Series)
Himself - Baseball Player
- Episode #2.1 (2006) ... Himself - Baseball Player
 1994 Baseball (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- The National Pastime (1994) ... Himself
- A National Heirloom (1994) ... Himself
- Something Like a War (1994) ... Himself
 1991 When It Was a Game (TV Movie documentary)
 1990 Babe Ruth: The Man, the Myth, the Legend (Video short)

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1 Biographical Movie | 13 Print Biographies | 3 Portrayals | 3 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


6' 1" (1.85 m)

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A baseball bat is a wondrous weapon. See more »


Cobb is interred at Rose Hill Cemetary in Hart County, Georgia in a family mausoleum. During the later years of his life he would visit the vault frequently and, according to his biographer, during long drinking binges would sleep there. See more »


The Georgia Peach

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