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Ty Cobb (1886–1961)

Ty Cobb was born on December 18, 1886 in Narrows, Georgia, USA as Tyrus Raymond Cobb. He was a writer, known for Ty Cobb and Grantland Rice Talk Things Over (1930), Somewhere in Georgia (1917) 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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 1957 Annie Oakley (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Dude's Decision (1957) ... (teleplay)
 1956 The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Sorrowful Joe (1956) ... (story)
 1955-1956 The Adventures of Champion (TV Series) (story - 2 episodes)
- Calhoun Rides Again (1956) ... (story)
- A Bugle for Ricky (1955) ... (story)
 1954 Four Star Playhouse (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Lady of the Orchids (1954) ... (story)
 1951 Racket Squad (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Two for One (1951) ... (writer)
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1 Biographical Movie | 11 Print Biographies | 3 Portrayals | 3 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


6' 1" (1.85 m)

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Baseball is a sport. It's never been a business. See more »


On 8 August 1905, William Cobb told his wife Amanda he was going on a 3 day trip, but returned that night, and climbed up a ladder to their bedroom window. Believing him an intruder, she killed him with the shotgun he gave her for her protection. Although he initally supported her (she was acquitted at trial), Ty idolized William, and came to believe the rumors that Amanda was unfaithful and ... See more »


The Georgia Peach

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