Babe Ruth

Famous American Baseball Player

Background

George Herman Ruth (Babe Ruth) was born on Feb. 6, 1895, in Baltimore, Maryland. Babe Ruth was one of American baseball's most famous, and talented players. He powered the New York Yankees to dynasty status, setting 56 of the sport's records along the way. His fame and his various nicknames transcended his sport. Throughout his professional life, he was one of the most recognizable figures in America. He was also 6 feet tall and weighed 215 pounds.

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