Howard Cosell

Born Mar 25, 1918
Howard William Cosell was an American sports journalist who was widely known for his blustery, cocksure personality. Cosell said of himself, "Arrogant, pompous, obnoxious, vain, cruel, verbose, a showoff. There's no question that I'm all of those things." In its obituary for Cosell, The New York Tim...
Howard Cosell

Howard Cosell Stats


: Howard William Cohen, "Humble" Howard Cosell, Howard William Cosell, Humble


: 6 ft (1.85 m)


: Jewish people


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: March 25, 1918

Place of Birth

: Winston-Salem

Date of Death

: April 23, 1995

Place of Death

: New York City

Cause of Death

: Cardiovascular disease

Howard Cosell Film Roles

  1. Bananas
  2. Sleeper
  3. Fighting Back: The Rocky Bleier Story
  4. Fol-de-Rol
    The Storyteller
  5. Two-Minute Warning
  6. The World's Greatest Athlete

Howard Cosell Film Appearances

  1. Small Potatoes: Who Killed the USFL?
  2. Muhammad and Larry
  3. Facing Ali
  4. O. J. Simpson: Juice on the Loose

Howard Cosell TV Starring Roles

  1. Saturday Night Live with Howard Cosell
  2. Fol-de-Rol
  3. Battle of the Network Stars

Howard Cosell TV Guest Roles

  1. Howard Cosell/Greg Kihn
  2. Big Mouth
  3. Episode #246
  4. MLB 53rd All-Star Game
  5. Marty Feldman, Taj Mahal, Howard Cosell, Sandy Duncan
  6. Danny Thomas
  7. Episode #130
  8. Muhammad Ali
  9. Your Mother Wears Army Boots
  10. Whatever Happened to Moby Dick?

Howard Cosell TV Appearances

  1. Battle of the Network Stars
  2. Monday Night Football
  3. 30 for 30

Howard Cosell Books

  1. Like it is
  2. What's wrong with sports
  3. Cosell