- Name: Irvin S. Cobb
- Born: 06/23/1876
- Died: 03/11/1944 (67 years old)
Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb (June 23, 1876 – March 11, 1944) was an American author, humorist, editor and columnist from Paducah, Kentucky, who relocated to New York in 1904, living there for the remainder of his life. He wrote for the New York World, Joseph Pulitzer’s newspaper, as the highest paid staff reporter in the United States.
Birth Name: Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb
Birth Place: Paducah, Kentucky, U.S.
Death Place: New York City, New York, U.S.