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Babe Ruth (1895–1948)

Most of Babe Ruth's records have been broken. In 1961, not only did Roger Maris break The Babe's 34-year-old record for most home runs in a season with 61* (2001), but Maris' teammate on the '61 Yankees, pitcher 'Whitey Ford' broke The Babe's 43-year-old record for most scoreless innings pitched in a World Series when the Yankees dispatched the ... See full bio »

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 1937 Home Run on the Keys (Short)
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 1932 Fancy Curves (Short)
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 1920 Headin' Home
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Other Works:

"Babe Ruth's Own Book of Baseball" (1927), by Babe Ruth (ghostwritten by Ford Frick) See more »

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3 Biographical Movies | 9 Print Biographies | 13 Portrayals | 25 Articles | 7 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

George Herman 'Babe' Ruth


6' 1½" (1.87 m)

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Don't ever forget two things I'm going to tell you. One, don't believe everything that's written about you. Two, don't pick up too many checks. See more »


Pictured on one of fifteen 32¢ US commemorative postage stamps in the "Celebrate the Century" series, issued 28 May 1998, celebrating the 1920s. See more »


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