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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 Fairbairn 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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Known For

Somewhere in Georgia
Somewhere in Georgia Himself - Ty Cobb
(1917)
Swing with Bing
Swing with Bing Himself - Baseball Player playing Golf
(1940)
Animated Weekly, No. 16
(1916)

Filmography

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 1951 Angels in the Outfield
Ty Cobb (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 14 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:

I had to fight all my life to survive. They were all against me, but I beat the bastards and left them in the ditch. 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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