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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 »

Died:

(age 74) in Atlanta, Georgia, USA

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Filmography

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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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Personal Details

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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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

The crowd makes the ballgame. See more »

Trivia:

In 1909, he used his earnings from that year's World Series to invest in a copper mine in Bisbee, Arizona. He bought stock in the mine for $3 per share, and later sold his interest for $1,000 per share. In an era when the best players were earning $6,000 per year, he was worth in excess of $300,000. See more »

Nickname:

The Georgia Peach

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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