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Babe Ruth


Revered by many because the ideal baseball player ever, he set job records for house operates, RBIs, and bases on balls which have since been damaged. He earned 7 Globe Series Championships, 12 American Group home run game titles, 6 AL RBI game titles as well as the 1924 AL batting name. He performed for the brand new York Yankees from 1920 to 1934 following the Boston Crimson Sox exchanged him in trade for money. When he was seven, his dad sent him to St. Mary’s Industrial College for Guys, where he discovered shirt-making and carpentry. He was known for his bat, but he also spent section of his profession being a pitcher and led the AL in Period in 1916. His nicknames included “THE FANTASTIC Bambino,” “The Sultan of Swat,” and “The Babe.” He wedded Helen Wooodford on Oct 17, 1914, plus they followed their only kid, Dorothy, in 1921. He remarried to Claire Merritt Ruth in 1929 as well as the few had a girl called Julia. His record for some home runs within a period was surpassed by NY Yankee outfielder Roger Maris in 1961.

Quick Facts

Full Name Babe Ruth
Date Of Birth February 6, 1895
Died August 16, 1948, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
Place Of Birth Baltimore, MD
Height 1.88 m
Weight 98 kg
Profession Baseball Player
Education Cardinal Gibbons School
Nationality American
Spouse Claire Merritt Ruth, Helen Ruth
Children Dorothy Ruth, Julia Ruth Stevens
Parents Katherine Schamberger, George Herman Ruth, Sr.
Siblings Mamie Ruth
Movies The Golden Twenties, Speedy, Babe Comes Home, Heading Home, Home Run On The Keys
Star Sign Aquarius

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The Pride of the Yankees1942Babe Ruth
Home Run on the Keys1937ShortBabe Ruth
Fancy Curves1932ShortBabe Ruth
Just Pals1932ShortBabe Ruth
Over the Fence1932ShortBabe Ruth
Perfect Control1932ShortBabe Ruth
Slide, Babe, Slide1932ShortBabe Ruth
Speedy1928Babe Ruth
Babe Comes Home1927Babe Dugan
Headin' Home1920Babe (as George Herman 'Babe' Ruth)



The Get Down2016TV Series performer - 1 episode
American MastersTV Series documentary performer - 1 episode, 1997 writer - 1 episode, 1997
Home Run on the Keys1937Short performer: "Home Run on the Keys" - uncredited / writer: "Home Run on the Keys" - uncredited



Baseball's Official Ballpark Bloopers1991VideoHimself
Baseball's Greatest Moments1991VideoHimself
A's All Star Almanac1987Video shortHimself
Touching All Bases1939Documentary shortHimself (uncredited)
At the Ball Game1929ShortHimself (uncredited)
Conditioning1929Documentary short
Top-Notchers1926Documentary shortHimself
Sons of Swat1925Documentary shortHimself
Little Miss Bluebonnet1922Himself, Cameo Appearance
Screen Snapshots, Series 3, No. 111922Documentary shortHimself
Cradle of Champions1921Documentary shortHimself
Screen Snapshots, Series 1, No. 251921Documentary shortHimself
Play Ball with Babe Ruth1920ShortHimself
How Babe Ruth Hits a Home Run1920Documentary shortHimself
Over the Fence1920Documentary shortHimself
The Baseball Revue of 19171917DocumentaryHimself
Animated Weekly, No. 411916Documentary shortHimself
World Series Games 1916, Boston vs. Brooklyn1916DocumentaryHimself (Boston Red Sox)
1915 World's Championship Series1915DocumentaryHimself - Boston Red Sox Pitcher

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Archive Footage

Reverse of the Curse of the Bambino2004TV Movie documentaryHimself
2004 World Series2004TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Broadway: The American Musical2004TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Whose Curse Is Worse?: Red Sox and Cubs on Trial2004TV Movie documentaryHimself
100 Years of the World Series2003Video documentaryHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2000-2003TV Series documentaryHimself
The Curse of the Bambino2003TV Movie documentaryHimself
The True Story of Seabiscuit2003TV Movie documentaryHimself
Jim McKay: My World in My Words2003TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Greatest Summer of My Life: Billy Crystal and the Making of '61*'2001TV Special documentaryHimself
Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History2001Video documentaryHimself
Legends, Icons & Superstars of the 20th Century2000Video documentaryHimself
Kings of the Ring: Four Legends of Heavyweight Boxing2000TV Movie documentaryHimself
ABC 2000: The Millennium1999TV Movie documentary
The Sweet Science1999TV Series documentaryHimself
The Century: America's Time1999TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
The 20th Century: A Moving Visual History1999TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Race for the Record1998Video documentaryHimself
The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg1998DocumentaryHimself (uncredited)
Babe Ruth1998TV Movie documentaryHimself
American Masters1997TV Series documentaryHimself
Sports on the Silver Screen1997TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
100 Years of Olympic Glory1996TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
The Roaring Twenties1996Video documentary shortHimself - Scurries to First Base (uncredited)
Idols of the Game1995TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself (segment "Inventing the All-American")
Baseball1994TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Biography1993-1994TV Series documentaryHimself
When It Was a Game 21992TV Movie documentaryHimself
The 50 Greatest Home Runs in Baseball History1992Video documentaryHimself
When It Was a Game1991TV Movie documentaryHimself
American Experience1990TV Series documentaryHimself - Yankees #3
Babe Ruth: The Man, the Myth, the Legend1990Video shortHimself
Going Hollywood: The '30s1984Documentary
Zelig1983Himself - Swinging Bat (uncredited)
Fractured Flickers1963TV SeriesFungo Foster
Biography1963TV Series documentaryHimself
World Wide '601960TV SeriesHimself
Project XX1956-1960TV Series documentaryHimself - Baseball Player
Climax!1956TV SeriesHimself
The Ed Sullivan Show1952TV SeriesHimself
The Winning Team1952Himself (uncredited)
Horsehide Heroes1951Documentary shortHimself
Fifty Years Before Your Eyes1950DocumentaryHimself
The Golden Twenties1950DocumentaryHimself
Sports Immortals1939Documentary shortHimself
How to Win the US Presidency2016DocumentaryHimself
MLB Network Presents2016TV SeriesHimself
American Hercules: Babe Ruth2015DocumentaryHimself
Men at Lunch2012DocumentaryHimself
A Football Life2011TV SeriesHimself
Moneyball2011Himself (uncredited)
Catching Hell2011DocumentaryHimself
Prime 92009-2011TV SeriesHimself
30 for 302010TV Series documentaryHimself
A Hall for Heroes: The Inaugural Hall of Fame Induction of 19392010TV Movie documentaryHimself
HBO Boxing After Dark2010TV SeriesHimself
WWE: History of the World Heavyweight Championship2009Video documentaryHimself
Cubs Forever: Celebrating 60 Years of WGN-TV and the Chicago Cubs2008TV Movie documentaryHimself
Bigger Stronger Faster*2008DocumentaryHimself
DHL Presents Major League Baseball Hometown Heroes2006TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Baseball's Secret Formula2006TV MovieHimself
War Stories with Oliver North2005-2006TV Series documentaryHimself
Costas Now2006TV SeriesHimself - Baseball Player
American Eats2006TV Series documentaryHimself
The Top 5 Reasons You Can't Blame...2005TV SeriesHimself

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