By: Jairo Garcia
Babe Ruth was Born on February 6, 1895 in Baltimore Maryland and he die on August 16, 1948. His parents were Katherine Schamberger and George Herman Ruth. He had one sibling which was Mamie Ruth. At the age of 7 he was sent to St. Mary's Industrial School for Boys were he learned lessons and baseball skills from Brother Matthias Boutlier.
His dedicated his life in baseball his position was playing outfielder and pitcher. He was basically know as "The Bambino" or "The Sultan of Swat". He had a 2873 hits 714 home runs and his record was a 94 wins and a 46 lose. He played for the yankees and the Red Sox and Boston Brave while playing for the yankees for 15 years who broke many records.
Ruth was diagnosed with malignant tumor which he was diagnosed in the French hospital in 1946 this type of cancer is the base of the skull and the neck. Babe Ruth was ill that he couldn't even write his autobiography.