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