Howard Cosell

Born Mar 25, 1918
  • Lawyer, Journalist, TV Anchor, Talk show host, Author, Sports commentator, Radio personality, Announcer, Actor, Soldier
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

Nickname

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

Profession

: Lawyer, Journalist, TV Anchor, Talk show host, Author, Sports commentator, Radio personality, Announcer, Actor, Soldier

Height

: 6 ft (1.85 m)

Ethnicity

: Jewish people

Nationality

: 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
Appearances

Howard Cosell Film Roles

  1. Bananas
  2. Sleeper
  3. Fighting Back: The Rocky Bleier Story
  4. Fol-de-Rol
    The Storyteller
    Fol-de-Rol
  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
    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
    Him/Herself
  2. Monday Night Football
  3. 30 for 30
    Him/Herself

Howard Cosell Books

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