"Sultan of Swat", baseball hero
Born George Herman Ruth; icon of American baseball
Lifetime avg .342; a true original, the most celebrated athlete of his time
Maryland. Baseball iconic hero.
Was a Major League baseball player from 1914-1935. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest baseball players in history
Sets single season record, Sept 30
He was the first player to hit 60 home runs in one season (1927), a record which stood for 34 years until broken by Roger Maris in 1961.
Home run king and folk hero, born George Herman Ruth in 1895
Along with Dr. Ruth and Marilyn Monroe
Director: Lawrence C. Windom. Also starred Margaret Seddon, Frances Victory & James A. Marcus. Plot: The "true story" of baseball great Babe Ruth; Ruth plays himself.