What Happened on December 18, 1886

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Ty Cobb

Ty Cobb, American Baseball Hall of Fame outfielder (AL MVP 1911; Triple Crown 1909; 12 × AL batting champion; Detroit Tigers) and manager (Detroit Tigers 1921-26), born in Narrows, Georgia (d. 1961)

1886 Highlights

About December 18, 1886

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 135 years, 9 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius