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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 »

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(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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Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 11 Print Biographies | 3 Portrayals | 3 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

I may have been fierce, but never low or underhand. See more »

Trivia:

After he hit a fan in 1912, his fellow team members went on strike, and the Tigers' owner had to bring in nine fans from out of the crowd to replace them; the volunteers lost 24-2 in seven innings. One of them had a name so long that the scorekeeper abbreviated it to "L'n'h'sr." This man's true identity remains unknown to this day, and thus Cobb is responsible for one of the all-time great ... See more »

Nickname:

The Georgia Peach

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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