Lou Gehrig

Baseball Player

Hall Of Fame Induction
1939
Position(s)
Bats
Former Teams
New York Yankees (1939-04-30, 1923-06-15)
Batting Statistics
1930 Major League Baseball Season (New York Yankees, 154, 581, 220, 143, 42, 17, 41, 2, 174, 101, 63, 18, 3, 0.379, 0.473, 0.721)
1923 Major League Baseball Season (New York Yankees, 13, 26, 11, 6, 4, 1, 1, 9, 2, 5, 1, 0.423, 0.464, 0.769)
1924 Major League Baseball Season (New York Yankees, 10, 12, 6, 2, 1, 5, 1, 3, 0.5, 0.538, 0.583)
Lifetime Batting Statistics
1939 Major League Baseball Season (8,001, 1923 Major League Baseball season, 2,164, 2,721, 1888, 534, 163, 493, 23, 1995, 1508, 106, 790, 45, 2, 0.34, 0.447, 0.632, 1939 Major League Baseball Season)
 

Person

Spouse (or domestic partner)
Eleanor Twitchell (1941-06-02, 1933-09-29, Marriage)
Siblings
Anna Christina Gehrig
Parents
Employment history
Weight
90.7 kg (200 lb)
Height
1.83 m (2 yd)
Education
Profession
Quotations
Fans, for the past two weeks you have been reading about the bad break I got. Yet today I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.
Places lived
Date of birth
1903-06-19
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Appears in ranked lists
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Heroes and Villains (25, 2003, Hero in The Pride of the Yankees)
 

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Deceased Person

Place of burial
Date of death
1941-06-02
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