Babe Ruth

By Hailey and Troy

When and where Born:

Babe was born on February 6, 1895 in Baltimore, Maryland.

early life:

He was the oldest out of 8 kids. George was his real name. His real name is the same as his dads. He loved baseball. His famliy was poor. This was the same as every one else they

knew.

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character traits:

He was a bad kid. He was generous. He was strong. He was talented.

challenges overcome:

He was sent to boarding school. His mom died when he was 17.

Accomplishments:

He hit 714 homeruns. Babe hit a record of 60 home runs. Before babe Ruth nobody had home runs. Babe added excitement to the game with stunning home runs.

Interesting Information:

He was always in trouble. He was poor. Ruth hit an amazing 54 home runs in 1920. Babe loved baseball.

Books and Websites I Used:

Macht, Norman L. BABE RUTH New York:Chelsea House Publishers,1991.

Holub Joan. Who Was Babe Ruth New York. Ted Hammond New York

Pictures found on March 14, 2014 at http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Babe_Ruth