Ty Cobb

Ty Cobb
1886 - 1961

Ty Cobb  American Baseball


Tyrus Raymond "Ty" Cobb (December 18, 1886 – July 17, 1961), nicknamed "The Georgia Peach", was an American Major League Baseball (MLB) outfielder. He was born in rural Narrows, Georgia. Cobb spent 22 seasons with the Detroit Tige...

Confirmed Relationships2
Longest Relationship40 yrs, 5 mths
Shortest Relationship9 yrs
Average Relationship Length24 yrs, 8 mths
First Name Tyrus
Middle Name Raymond
Last Name Cobb
Full Name at Birth Tyrus Raymond Cobb
Alternative Name The Georgia Peach
Age 74 (age at death) years
Birthday 18th December, 1886
Birthplace Narrows, GA
Died 17th July, 1961
Place of Death Atlanta, GA
Cause of Death Cancer
Buried Rose Hill Cemetery, Royston, GA
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Weight W
Build Athletic
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Franklin County (Royston, GA)
Occupation Text Former Major League Baseball Player
Occupation Baseball
Baseball Position Centerfielder
Bats Left
Throws Right
MLB First Game Date 30th August, 1905
MLB Final Game Date 11th September, 1928
Hall of Fame Inducted into the Hall of Fame by BBWAA as Player in 1936 (222/226 ballots).
Claim to Fame The Georgia Peach
Father William Hershel Cobb (1863 - 1905)
Mother Amanda Chitwood Cobb (1871 - 1936)
Sister Florence Leslie Cobb (1892 - 1944)
Friend Mickey Cochrane, Joe E. Brown, Sid Keener, Ray Schalk, Nap Rucker
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Ty Cobb74 SagittariusBaseball
Frances Cass-
Charlotte Lombard84 Cancer


James Howell
Tyrus, Jr. Raymond
Male30th January, 1910106 years old
Shirley Marion
Female2nd June, 1911105 years old
Hershel Roswell
Male29th September, 191798 years old
Female19th September, 191996 years old


Angels in the Outfield1951Ty Cobb (uncredited)Movie

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