Lou Gehrig

Lou Gehrig
1903 - 1941

Lou Gehrig  American Baseball


Henry Louis "Lou" or "Buster" Gehrig (Born Heinrich Ludwig Gehrig; June 19, 1903 – June 2, 1941) was an American baseball first baseman who played 17 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the New York Yankees, from 1923 through 1939. Gehrig...

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First Name Lou
Middle Name Louis
Last Name Gehrig
Full Name at Birth Henry Louis Gehrig
Alternative Name The Iron Horse, Biscuit Pants
Age 37 (age at death) years
Birthday 19th June, 1903
Birthplace New York, NY
Died 2nd June, 1941
Place of Death Riverdale, Bronx County, NY
Cause of Death Lou Gehrig's Disease
Buried Kensico Cemetery, Valhalla, NY
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Weight W
Build Average
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School High School of Commerce (New York, NY)
University Columbia University
Occupation Text Former Major League Baseball Player
Occupation Baseball
Baseball Position First Baseman
Bats Left
Throws Left
MLB First Game Date 15th June, 1923
MLB Final Game Date 30th April, 1939
Hall of Fame Inducted into the Hall of Fame by Special Election as Player in 1939.
Claim to Fame Played 2,130 consecutive games
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